Tag: Gear

Travel Gear Wishlist

Travel Gear Wishlist
June 14, 2015

Traveling with a lot of stuff annoys me. I don’t travel with much and haven’t for the last several years. If I can get away with only a carryon bag and a purse, I am a happy camper. Less fuss. Less hassle. Less fees. Seeing tourists lugging their gigantic heavy suitcases, makes me cringe. With that in mind, I want to replace or add the following items to compact or update my gear. My current travel gear wishlist: 1. A new backpack For the last five years, I […]


5 Odd Items I Pack

5 Odd Items I Pack
June 9, 2015

All travelers have certain items they travel with that others might not. Some of my odd must-have items may be on your list too. 1. Tea Cup Yes, it’s breakable. Yes, it’s impractical by most standards. Yes, I love it anyways. My sister bought this small ceramic tea cup for me when she visited Celestial Seasonings (add a link) in Boulder, Colorado. At home, I use it as a bathroom glass. I travel with it for 3 reasons: I don’t like using my hands to scoop water when […]