itBandz

October 11, 2017

You gotta get it! The “it” is the itBandz, a special type of knee brace that is endorsed by physical therapists. We’ve all been there, running along happily, then boom, a funny (actually, more like not-so-funny) twist results in a shot of pain in the knee. Well, itBandz is a great solution to painful or […]


Emma Crawford Coffin Race & Parade

October 11, 2017

Coming October 28, 2017. Coffins, ghosts, and a race?! Yes, it’s the Emma Crawford Coffin Races and Parade in Manitou Springs, Colorado! Drawing on the legend of Emma Crawford, a young woman who tragically died just before she was to be married and whose ghost haunts Red Mountain where she was buried, this wacky race celebrates her with […]


Shock Absorber Active Zipped Plunge

October 10, 2017

Don’t let them bounce! A few years back, we introduced you to Shock Absorber, a fantastic company that takes especially good care of your breasts with research and careful design of some of the best sports bras out there. Their Active Zipped Plunge sports bra is a great example of this. It provides high impact support combined […]


Good Day Chocolate

October 10, 2017

Chocolate turns every day into a good day…especially when it’s Good Day Chocolate! Good Day Chocolates are actually dietary supplements in the form of little chocolate balls of delicious yumminess. Created by a double board certified medical doctor and surgeon, only non-GMO and pharmaceutical grade nutraceuticals are added to premium fair trade dark and milk […]


West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta

October 10, 2017

Coming October 21, 2017. Grab your paddle and head to the regatta. But this isn’t your typical regatta; there are no sail boats or row boats. As the name suggests, at the West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta, you paddle around in giant pumpkins! How fun! Held at the Lake at Tualatin Commons, a few miles south […]


Parrot Hydrofoil Newz

October 6, 2017

Is it a helicopter? Is it a boat? The Parrot Hydrofoil Newz is both, and it allows you to live your adventures by sky and sea! Take to the skies and reach speeds of up to 6.21 mph. Connect it via Bluetooth to your smartphone or tablet to control where you explore at a maximum range of 20 m. […]


CleverCrate

October 6, 2017

Light. Collapsible. Love it! The CleverCrate from the folks at CleverMade is very…clever…and not just because of its name, but because this is a very functional, space-saving utility box. In its collapsed state, its less than 3 inches tall, but when you expand it, which is done very easily thanks to a clever (see a […]


PurePods

October 6, 2017

Experience the pure bliss of New Zealand’s awe-inspiring natural landscape in a PurePod. PurePods are individual, glass eco-cabins set in 4 isolated locations around this vast Kiwi country from the bush high above the town of Little River to the hills overlooking the award-winning Greystone vineyard. These luxury, solar-powered Pods are completely surrounded by glass – floor, ceiling, […]


Montbell U.L Stretch Wind Parka

October 5, 2017

Light as a feather, protects from the weather! That’s the U.L. Stretch Wind Parka from our friends at Montbell. We are absolutely crazy about this ultra lightweight shell that is loaded with noteworthy features. Let’s start off with the fabric: a 12-denier Ballistic Airlight rip-stop nylon shell fabric that is treated with Montbell’s PolkaTek DWR. This gives […]


Kitchfix Grain-Free Granola

October 5, 2017

Paleo never tasted so good! The Grain-Free Granolas from our friends at Kitchfix are absolutely delicious. Initially started by a personal chef as a delivery service for his prepared meals and snacks in the Chicago metropolitan area, they have since expanded to offer Grain-Free Granola which is what we were graced with testing. Offering five flavors: Original […]


Zombie Mud Run

October 5, 2017

Coming October 14 and 28, 2017. There’s mud, there’s zombies, and there’s obstacles! It’s the Zombie Mud Run, held in 2 locations, Pennsylvania and New Jersey and ready to bring you loads of fun! Experience a mud run, but amp it up with zombies chasing you, trying to get your lives (e.g. flags). You must […]


Uncle Bill’s Sliver Gripper

October 4, 2017

Get to the point…with Uncle Bill’s Sliver Gripper! Described as the tweezers with pin point precision, these tweezers are about the size of a finger with points that are hand dressed to precise specifications. Perfect for carefully digging out the smallest of slivers, stingers, ticks, and thorns that you may get on your TrailblazerGirl adventures. Their small […]


ilike Brightening Moisturizer

October 4, 2017

A new way to lighten those sun spots and even out your skin tone. Despite diligent use of sunscreens, this active TrailblazerGirl has some “little brown kisses” left behind from hours spent in the sun. Our friends at ilike have a new Brightening Moisturizer that is certified organic with a cutting edge compound derived from Castor Seed […]


Belfast Corn Maze

October 4, 2017

What’s Halloween without a corn maze?! Head to Eldon, for Prince Edward Island’s largest and most challenging corn maze. This year’s theme is celebrating Canada’s birthday with over 10 acres of twist and turns. Once you’ve finished the maze, check out the farmyard with family friendly activities like an obstacle course, giant board games, a train ride, […]


Better Bungee

October 3, 2017

Why settle? Go with the Better Bungee! We all have those standard, woven cotton bungee cords around, but we think that the Better Bungee is well…better! The cords are made out of a new high tech material composed of polyurethane, and they are stronger, weather-proof, able to stand up to most household chemical (gas, diesel fuels, hydraulic fluids, […]


OWL Open Window for Life

October 3, 2017

An important tool we hope you never have to use! OWL Open Window for Life is a tool to help you escape your car in case of an emergency. This flat, credit card-sized gadget has a recessed razor to cut through your seatbelt and a side window breaking device. The patent pending design works easily and is […]


Camp Rockaway

October 3, 2017

Through November 5, 2017. Camping just outside New York City? Yes, escape the hustle and bustle of the city with just a 90 minute subway ride to Camp Rockaway. For a limited time only, this “popup campground” is located at Fort Tilden, a former U.S. Army Coast Artillery Post. No camping equipment? No worries, because you can choose to […]


Runbell 3.0

October 2, 2017

Ring, ring! Recently, we told you about Runbell, the runner’s accessory that politely lets people know you’re approaching with the ring of a bell. Well, the folks at Runbell took customer feedback to heart and are launching another Kickstarter campaign to fund some improvements to an already innovative product. The Runbell 3.0 aims to provide 4 […]


Four Athletics 7/8 Omni Air Legging

October 2, 2017

Don’t break the bank when it comes to your TrailblazerGirl workout wardrobe! The folks at Four Athletics are delivering on a new concept for the retail industry: crowdfunding in order to get you what you want at 40-50% less than the usual retail price! Yes, that’s a big savings! Here’s how it works: take a look […]


Haunted Hustle

October 2, 2017

Coming October 21, 2017. Hustle over to Middleton, Wisconsin for the Haunted Hustle, a fun weekend event. Saturday’s the family fun day with a 5K, a 5K Stroller Derby, and a kids’ race, followed by a bonfire, s’mores, pumpkin decorating, and music. Sunday’s the day to work off those s’more’s with a 10K and a […]


Hot Tub Boats

September 29, 2017

Imagine relaxing in a hot tub. Now imagine relaxing on your boat, floating in calm waters. Now, combine the two, and you get the Hot Tub Boats! This clever creation from a group of Seattleites is a fully seaworthy vessel that can be driven with a joystick while soaking in the hot tub or sitting […]


Emu Joy Banish My Callus

September 29, 2017

Discover the power of the emu! The key ingredient in the amazing Banish My Callus cream from our friends at Emu Joy is pure emu oil. Yes, emus, those giant, prehistoric-looking birds endemic to Australia. Here’s the scoop on emu oil: it’s a natural anti inflammatory and antibacterial, plus it’s hypoallergenic and ultra moisturizing. Its […]


Volvo Ocean Race

September 29, 2017

Coming October 22, 2017. The ultimate maritime marathon! It’s the Volvo Ocean Race, part of the Big Three in the sailing world, along with the Olympics and the America’s Cup. This year’s race is 45,000 nautical miles, the longest course in the history of the race and includes stops in 12 host cities: Alicante, Lisbon, Cape Town, […]


Kinven Mosquito Repellent Bracelet

September 28, 2017

Keep mosquitoes at bay without a spray! Even though fall has hit us, there are still some of those nasty mosquitoes out and about, and our friends at Kinven have a solution for us. Their Mosquito Repellent Bracelets are infused with the highest quality lemongrass oil, geranium oil and citronella oil, providing an all natural protection […]