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First hand, honest travel gear products reviewed – travel gear for kids, adults, pets and more.

Review of Waterproof Hanging Toiletry Travel Bag by Quzaf Bags

No matter how long you travel there are always things that you can improve on. This time I was looking to upgrade my toiletry bag. See, the one I had was great but it is getting a little too worn. … Continue reading

Travel Backpack Review by Nayo Smart – Nayo Almighty

With a family always on the move and a couple of extremely active sons, we are constantly looking for backpacks that we can use both on our family trips and during our daily routines. If we are not traveling, we … Continue reading

The Grommet Online Store – Rare Find for Travel Products and So Much More…

Do you want to find super unique products that are created from the heart that are practical, stylish and artistic? Believe it or not, not everything is on Amazon. I found The Grommet, looking for items that will make my … Continue reading

Running Shoes for Women that Really Make a Difference

Here’s the thing, I have severe knee issues. So bad, that I have problems walking up and down my own stairs of my house. That’s what years of being a fitness instructor and even more years of skiing semi-pro can … Continue reading

What to Gift an International Mama – Mia Toro Luggage

Presents! Who will agree with me, this is always a topic of controversy: Either because we simply have too much stuff and do we really need more? Or because you don’t want someone to spend money on a totally useless … Continue reading

A Diaper Backpack that Will Surprise You – Guaranteed!

Confession time! I got the Obersee Bern Diaper Backpack as a gift for a friend who was pregnant for her baby shower. Since I live overseas, I bought it in the States to bring it back to Guatemala. Over buying, a common … Continue reading

LED Belt Review – Perfect for all Athletes and Travelers

I am one of those people who really enjoys working out and is always active. Combine that with the fact that I live in a city that is extremely pedestrian friendly you end up with a result of me rarely … Continue reading

Travel Gear – Travelers Coffee Kit Review

Living in Antigua Guatemala and being a lover of hiking, it is a normal thing to spend Sundays hiking the Acatenango trails with friends. One thing we love to do is start the hike extremely early in the morning, at … Continue reading

Lights for Camping – Cordless LED Work Light

When we go camping or spend time outdoors, especially living in Central America, we are always on a race with time before the sun sets. Even during the longest day of the year the sun sets in the tropics around … Continue reading

Funky Colors for My New WaterVault Stainless Steel Thermo Water Bottle

For over five years I’ve used WaterVault’s original black, stainless steel bottle. Yes, it has lasted me five years. And that’s including my crazy kids using it for their school lunches and other activities. I honetly have no idea how … Continue reading

Nalgene BPA Free Bottles – Hard Choices Await

Eight years ago I discovered Nalgene company. I bought one of their original water bottles that is BPA free and back then they had a small selection but a good one. It was time for renewing our water bottle stash … Continue reading

Where to Find Discount Sunglasses Online – Glasses Shop Review

I’m a huge fan of Aviator glasses. Finding good ones that are quality and durable are quite challenging for me. Especially living in Guatemala. The good ones are usually three times more expensive than what you would normally pay, and … Continue reading

Geigerrig Hydration Packs and Aquamira Inline Water Filter – A Perfect Match

Are you ready for a pack that can handle any trek or outdoor activity? My goal for a pack was to have a hydration pack along with plenty of space for my things (and my kids things which I end … Continue reading

Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle – FuturePace Tech Review

I’ve been promising my kids good quality, insulated water bottles for a while now. They had good ones, but the nozzle where you drink was too rubbery and they chewed it off, and my oldest lost another bottle. So we … Continue reading

Smart Buy Glasses – Luxury Sunglasses for Great Prices

Let’s not pretend, who wouldn’t want to own a pair of Fendi Sunglasses? You can say, it’s a waste of money, or materialistic, but deep down inside it would be fun to get a pair. I know, most Fendi sunglasses … Continue reading

Yoga Design Lab – Yoga with Dogs and Kids – A Perfect Combination

Picture this. You and your kids are doing your yoga routine until your doggy thinks it’s a good idea to join you. Every day, our family has a great routine. We all stretch and do some yoga moves together. And … Continue reading

How to Use the Hydration Pack by Platypus with Ease

About one year ago, my husband, 38, decided it was time to get back to his childhood hobby – mountain biking. Within a short  year, he has taken his passion of biking to a whole new level of competing and … Continue reading

Women’s Hiking Shoes – Columbia Review

Why is finding the right women’s hiking shoes for women such a lengthy experience? Or is it just me? I’ve been researching, studying up on the different types of walking shoes, hiking shoes, all terrain shoes, etc… for ages. Why? … Continue reading

Bikini Luxe the Ultimate Luxury Swimwear that Actually Gets You in the Water

So here’s the thing, and my family will fully agree with me on this one, getting me into the water either pool or ocean is a task they have long given up on. I am not a water person. I … Continue reading

Women’s Trail Running Shoes – Cascadia 12 by Brooks

If you have ever tried running you probably know all about what a relaxing activity it is. What not a lot of people take the time to try is women’s trail running shoes. Yes, it is more demanding and at … Continue reading