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Groove Life @ Snow Show 2023

By Leah Guill | January 20, 2023

Groove Life Thanks to the Outdoor Retailer Happy Hour we met up with the greatest folks at the Groove Life booth. Originally we were drawn in by the fun yard games but stayed to check out Groove Life’s amazing line of life accessories. Silicone Rings Oh honey, these aren’t your Momma’s silicone rings. The Groove…

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Pls Return Me @ Snow Show 2023

By Leah Guill | January 17, 2023

As Seen at Outdoor Retailer Snow Snow last week! Pls Return Me Up for an outdoor Retailer Innovation Award, the QR code based patches from Pls Return Me are a parent/guardian’s dream come true to getting gear back! This open source recovery system is fully customizable, printable return IDs that helps get gear back to…

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BITCHSTIX @ Snow Show 2023

By Leah Guill | January 15, 2023

We are wrapping up Outdoor Retailer’s Snow Show for 2023 and have some favorite brands to bring to your attention. Over the next few days, I will be posting on these companies with links to grab up your own gear. BITCHSTIX BITCHSTIX is a cruelty free lip balm, plumper, gloss and tint that is using…

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Livsn Flex Canvas Mens Pants

By Chris Guill | January 4, 2023

As a writer for PracticalTravelGear.com, I was excited to be given the opportunity to review the . Livsn sent me a pair to test out, and I’ve been wearing them for the past few months. I have to say, I’m really impressed. First of all, the fit is spot on. I’m a guy in my…

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Travel is Easy Peasy With the Max Backpack from Able Carry

By Leah Guill | December 19, 2022

Packing lighter and smarter is a breeze with the Max Backpack from Able Carry this holiday season. With travel on the horizon for many, the Max will ensure you, your devices and gear get there with you and safely. At a healthy 30L, the Max Backpack is a traveler’s dream for weekend trips, business or…

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Deckers X Lab Unisex KO-Z EZ SCUFF

By Leah Guill | December 6, 2022

Jack Frost has arrived and Winter activities are in full swing here in Idaho. However, as we all know, with cold weather comes colder toes and recovery days. The Deckers X Lab Unisex KO-Z EZ SCUFF will be your best friend this season. Constructed with the Deckers X Lab Meta-Rocker your feet will thank you…

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Buff Neck Gaiter/COOLNET UV+ Multifunctional Headwear

By Leah Guill | November 14, 2022

Jane Austen said “a man with many hats doesn’t like his haircut”. Maybe he just didn’t shower? In either case, or neither, the Buff Neck Gaiter/COOLNET UV+ Multifunctional Headwear has a UPF 50 rating and wicks moisture. It does so many things even if it’s not exactly a hat! Being a hat guy from a…

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Arcade Ranger Belt – A TSA Friendly Stretchy Belt That Actually Looks Nice

By Chris Guill | October 1, 2022

I have had the same 3 leather belts for years and while my wife had been trying to get me to pick up something new for years I just didn’t see the need.  Per the usual I was proven sorely wrong on our family trip to Costa Rica this summer where my 1 1/2” wide…

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Aspect Backpack From HEX

By Leah Guill | September 24, 2022

Schools are back in session, the weather is cooling off and homework is being sent home. What is your homework coming home in? It should be a Aspect Backpack from HEX! The Aspect Backpack has a timeless shape and provides a lot of storage! The interior large compartment can handle your lunch boxes, jackets, books…

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Indyeva Sahra Short: The Beginning of a New Era

By Leah Guill | August 7, 2022

In times of turmoil, there is always light at the end of the tunnel. The year 2018 was a challenging period for the fashion industry where luxury brands faced a lot of criticism for their exploitative practices and expensive products. With consumers becoming more conscious and ethical about what they buy, the demand for sustainable…

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