New Reviews

Chill Angel Merino Wool Sleepwear

By Leah Guill | October 24, 2021

Fall has official blow into Idaho and the temperatures dropped by almost 30 degrees in just one day. With colder temps settling into the valley, the layers are coming out in full swing. Chill Angel provided a set of lounge/sleepwear to test out during these colder days and I am excited to share with you…

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Phunksun Goes Phurther With New Face Covers

By Leah Guill | September 28, 2021

We are in Boise, Idaho and at the time of this article our entire state is in “Crisis Standards of Care” because the virus we have all come to know, COVID19, is not going away. The higher rate of transmission with the Delta variant has caused our household to reevaluate our face coverings so that…

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Quick Review: HeadPeace HeadBands

By Leah Guill | September 27, 2021

HeadPeace headbands are a lightweight, ethically made headband that will become a daily staple in your wardrobe. Whether you are running, shopping, or just getting the kids through the drop off line at school, the HeadPeace headbands will make it look like you have your life together. The 96% Rayon and 4% spandex blend makes…

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proof. Leak Proof Underwear

By Leah Guill | September 17, 2021

In my concerted and continued effort to become more of a minimalist when it comes to my travel gear, I have made 2021 the year of trying period products that are not only practical for travel and daily use, but also cut down on the single use plastics and trash I create. After having both…

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CAMP Cove Sunglasses from SHWOOD

By Leah Guill | September 14, 2021

At the Outdoor Retailer Show this last August, I snuck into the prettiest sunglass display I have ever seen. Sunglass frames made from seashells, wood, flowers and acetate. Expecting the variety of materials would make for a heavy frame, I was pleasantly surprised by how light the SHWOOD frames were. There are 4 collections in…

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Olita Sunscreen: Making a Big Splash

By Leah Guill | August 31, 2021

Sunscreen has always been a hard one for me to well, apply. I don’t like the feeling and the smell of the “tropics” or “coconut” has always been an absolute assault on my olfactory nerve. Needless to say, I was very hesitant when we were invite to meet with the founder of Olita and see…

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LifeHandle is the Extra Hand You Need in Life

By Leah Guill | August 30, 2021

Have you also felt the surge of outdoor explorers in the these past 18 months? We have seen a noticeable increase in families, pets, gear and activities in our home of Boise, Idaho. We are also part of the problem and have been using the time we’ve been given to explore more and trying to…

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Title Nine is Making Traveling Easier and More Fashionable

By Leah Guill | August 25, 2021

“I’m in love! I’m in love and I don’t care who knows it!” -Buddy the Elf Title Nine is a woman run business that has been around since 1989. Title Nine’s belief is that the outdoors and a good workout can cure the soul and I have to agree. Having shopped Title Nine for many…

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A Quick Review: UltraLite Tube from Phunkshun

By Leah Guill | August 20, 2021

Raise your hand high if you also hate sunscreen and the sticky, icky feeling against your skin. I am always on the lookout for gear that allows me to wear less of the stuff and protects my skin all the same. Phunkshun has introduced their newest piece of gear, UltraLite Tube. This versatile tube can…

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WynoBago for Year Round Refreshments

By Leah Guill | August 2, 2021

With summer plans in full swing and get togethers a plenty we are on the hunt for gear that can go where we go and bring a little party with! The WynoBago is just the thing to bring along on hikes, picnics, boating and to your favorite outdoor festival. Lighter and far more practical than…

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