Urban

Switchblade

January 11, 2019

It’s like something from your favorite fantasy spy movie or sci-fi novel! Switchblade is the latest high-performance flying sports car that is scheduled to begin production later this year. It’s a three-wheeled car that can carry two people, side by side, and at the push of a button, retractable wings extend from a clamshell container […]

Top Urban Finds of 2018

December 13, 2018

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2018 reviews in the Urban category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the must-have item for international travel, the SKROSS World Adapter MUV USB. Rounding out the top-3 were […]

AirFly

November 20, 2018

We found the must-have gadget for your next flight! AirFly from Twelve South is an indispensable item for those holiday travels. About the size of a matchbox, this little device is a Bluetooth transmitter that is designed to let you use AirPods or other wireless headphones with in-flight entertainment systems. Pairing your device with AirFly […]

The Pure Company Aromatherapy Diffuser

November 19, 2018

Set the mood with scent! With the Aromatherapy Diffuser from our friends at The Pure Company, you can fill your home with scents that energize, calm, or help focus your attention. At the press of a button, a nice, quiet hum starts a mist that sends the essential oils into the air. There are several […]

GrandyOats Coconola Granola

November 15, 2018

Not your typical granola! GrandyOats Coconola Granola, as you might suspect from the name, is a coconut based granola with delicious coconut chips and coconut nectar. When you open a bag, you can smell the aromatic tropical coconut and see that it is brimming with nuts – heart healthy, protein filled pecans and cashews. Add […]

State of Escape Festival Crossbody Bag

November 8, 2018

What a little cutie! The Festival Crossbody Bag from our friends at State of Escape is a fun purse with an Instagram-worthy shape. Designed and made in Sydney, Australia, the Festival is just the right size to hold your essentials and match all your outfits since it come in six easy to wear colors – black, […]

Accell Home or Away Dual USB Charging Kit

November 6, 2018

Another great product from the folks at Accell! Yesterday we introduced you to the Power Station, an essential for every day use or North American travel, and today, here’s the Home or Away Dual USB Charging Kit, which you’ll want to have on hand for your travels outside of North America. This kit comes with 3, […]

Accell Home or Away Power Station

November 5, 2018

Three is a magic number! Our friends at Accell have a super useful device that you’ll want to have on hand whether you are at home or away, which is probably why they named it Home or Away Power Station. Clever, clever! There are 3 surge protected, grounded outlets plus 2 USB high speed charging […]

Scrooser

October 26, 2018

It looks a little like a scooter on steroids! The Scrooser is a novel looking electric scooter designed, engineered and made in Germany. Reaching a maximum speed of 15.5 mph, you’ll have fun tooling around town, either sitting or standing, with a riding experience that is said to be like going surfing or snowboarding thanks […]

Hint Water

October 24, 2018

Water but better! We all know that water is essential for good health, and our friends at Hint have created some tasty waters that will help you happily meet your daily hydration requirements. Best of all, they’re free of any sweeteners, that’s right, no sugar and no sugar substitute. So there’re zero calories, but don’t […]

FinalStraw

October 23, 2018

Just say no to plastic straws! Our friends at FinalStraw are on a mission to help save our oceans one straw at a time. Here are some sad plastic straw facts: in the United States, we use enough of those single-use straws to wrap around the Earth 2.5 times EVERY DAY (!), and because they […]

Mighty Mug

October 11, 2018

Make your life easier with a spill-proof mug! No more worries about accidentally knocking over your mug near your computer or even forgetting your travel mug on top of your car (that’s right, on the roof of your car – take a look at their video!) The Mighty Mug is specially designed to be tip-resistant, […]

SnapClips

October 10, 2018

Snap to it with SnapClips! Remember those fun slap on wristbands that we had as kids? Well, SnapClips work in a similar fashion but serve an important function – securing free weights. This novel weight collar will keep weights up to 800 pounds from moving or sliding off. The patented technology and durable design work […]

Vaya Drynk

October 3, 2018

A chic looking bottle for all your drynking needs! Yep, we said drynk with a “y” because this set from our friends at Vaya is cleverly named Drynk, and it comes with both a sipper top and a gulper top with a bonus 2 cups. The tumbler portion has a non-slip coaster base, comes in […]

Turning Left Around the World

September 27, 2018

An absorbing narrative of the ultimate bucket list! Turning Left Around the World by David C Moore is an informative, entertaining account of the author’s 10 month travels around the world with his wife, Helene. The book’s title is a twofold pun: (1) traveling west from London and (2) turning left when entering the plane […]

Vegan Rob’s Snacks

September 26, 2018

You won’t complain about eating your vegetable with Vegan Rob’s Snacks! These tasty snacks, as their name implies, are made from purely vegan ingredients and have the added benefit of being certified gluten free, non GMO, and kosher with no trans fats. There’s a wide array of unique flavors to choose from with chips, puffs, […]

Little Secrets Dark Chocolate Pieces

September 25, 2018

We’ll let you in on a little secret…Little Secrets Dark Chocolate Pieces are delicious and you may not want to share them! These candy coated bites of yumminess are made with with Fair Trade chocolate (55%  cacao) with no artificial colors, flavors, or corn syrup. Yes, that’s right, even though these tidbits come in bright […]

PhoneSuit Flex XT Pocket Charger

August 31, 2018

It’s so tiny! Our friends at PhoneSuit have the world’s smallest, most powerful iPhone battery pack with their Flex XT Pocket Charger. Though it’s tiny, it packs a whopping 2600mAh battery cell, giving you up to 150% of extra power! So handy for those long days out on the mountain when you’re taking lots of photos […]

JumpSmart

August 24, 2018

So much more than a flashlight! JumpSmart from the folks at Limitless Innovations is a jump starter, flashlight, and power bank all rolled up into one incredibly useful tool that every TrailblazerGirl should have. Being stranded with a dead car battery can be a very harrowing experience, especially if you are out in the wilderness […]

Well Traveled Gear Compression Packing Cubes

August 17, 2018

You can always use more space! That seems to be our motto when we travel. Whether it’s to make sure we have all those essentials (layers, layers, layers!) or whether we want to have enough room to bring home those coveted souvenirs. Our friends at Well Traveled Gear have a set of Compression Packing Cubes […]

Undercover Quinoa

August 17, 2018

Yum, yum! From a “health conscious chocoholic” mom, comes the surprisingly addictive Undercover Quinoa. Yes, you guessed it, the key ingredient is quinoa, that superfood that is a rich source of protein, fiber and nutrients. Quinoa is naturally gluten free and a must for this resourceful mom (aren’t mom’s great?!) since her daughters were diagnosed with celiac disease. […]

Sondre Travel Voyage Travel Kit

August 8, 2018

Our new favorite travel kit! Our friends at Sondre Travel really know travel, and it shows in their Voyage Travel Kit with the Voyage Bag, the Voyage Organizer, and the Voyage Dopp Kit. All are constructed out of a really classy looking water resistant fabric that is durable yet not heavy. The interior is a […]

Food Guard Lid

July 30, 2018

Dots up and out! In an assortment of fun colors, Food Guard Lids are an eco-friendly way to store your food. No more wasteful single-use plastic wrap or searching to find the right sized container and lid. These are food grade silicone rounds with a bit of stickiness that are so handy to cover your […]

Insight Guides

July 2, 2018

It’s like having your own personal expert sharing the information you need to know to make the most of your vacation! Insight Guides offers a wide range of books covering whole countries, cities, regions, and pocket guides. They are filled with gorgeous photos, practical information, historical and cultural summaries, detailed maps, A to Z travel tips, […]