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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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Kurgo Wander Hammock for Pets and Passengers

By Leah Guill | July 15, 2021

Guest Writer, Sarah Carey With my kids growing up and moving out of the house, my husband and I recently decided to add to our 4-legged family with a new pound pup, Echo. Boy! I totally forgot all the these you need for a little pup and so I turned to Kurgo and the Wander…

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Upgrade Your BackYard BBQ Game In Time For Father’s Day

By Leah Guill | June 1, 2021

The world is slowly opening back up after a year of various lock downs. We are starting to hang out and socialize IN PERSON again! And, it feels amazing. Keeping our friends and family as safe as we can, we have begun to host weekly BBQs and have some suggestions to upgrade your backyard BBQ…

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Kurgo’s Stash and Dash Harness for Your Best Friend

By Leah Guill | May 10, 2021

We love dogs and our dogs at Practical Travel Gear love Kurgo. Kurgo’s newest harness has been a blast to test out with our crazy black lab, Odie. Ideal for day hiking and running, the easy to fit Stash and Dash Harness goes on in two snaps! When not in use, the Stash and Dash…

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Interview with Co-Founders of BANDITS Bandanas, Nicole and Conner Humphreys

By Leah Guill | May 6, 2021

We were given the opportunity to interview Nicole and Connor Humphreys, co-founders of BANDITS this last week.  Born in Bali, BANDITS features independent and upcoming artists. BANDITS also gives back to the artist’s community with 10% of the sales proceeds are donated the charity of their choice. BANDITS are handmade in India and are made…

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Addaday BioZoom Jr. – the Percussion Device that Keeps Selling Out

By Leah Guill | April 8, 2021

Travel is on the horizon! Vacations and adventures are on our calendar and travel perfect gear is back in our luggage. This includes the very popular BioZoom Jr. from Addaday. We discovered why the BioZoom Jr. is selling out over and over and why it is a must for traveling and recovery. Weighing less than…

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Addaday BIO6 Easy to Use Massager

By Leah Guill | January 13, 2021

With the state of our world still in some level of lockdown, it’s no surprise that we are still in front of small, medium and larger screens all day to get through. All this time sitting, typing and Zooming has caused some major trigger points in my lower back and shoulders. If you are suffering…

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Boundary Creates Hemp Packing Cubes

By Leah Guill | December 10, 2020

Boundary has a beautiful line of travel gear ranging from backpacks, to carry cases for your laptops and now a hemp line of packing cubes that will let your clothes and gear breathe while you to stay organized. Boundary’s Hemp Cubes are created from Hempwick- a Bluesign Approved fabric that uses hemp’s natural moisture wicking…

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Ignik Biodegradable Device Warmers

By Leah Guill | December 3, 2020

Winter is coming and if it hasn’t already shown its cold and windy face at your door, there is still time to get prepared. A majority of device batteries can only work sufficiently in temperatures higher than 32 degrees Farenheit so Ignik’s new biodegradable phone and device warmers should be on your short list of…

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