15 Gadgets you’...

Tuesday was the final day of the 2015 International Home + Housewares Show, so I went looking for gadgets that I thought you might find interesting.  Here are some of the ones that caught my eye as I wandered the exhibit floor.  I’ll be doing full reviews on a number of them in the not too...

Pack-It System by Ea...

This system has been around almost as long as I’ve been traveling and I still have my first garment folder, but it seems that you never stop coming up with new uses for it.  With the current Eagle Creek Pack-It Starter Set, you get three pieces: The Garment Folder – still a great way to save...

9 Ways to improve yo...

Wandering the floors of the Salt Lake City Convention Center for the next four days, we’ll be bringing you some great new ideas for your outdoor adventures from the 2014 Outdoor Retailers Show.  Today, we seemed to be in the “shoe central” section of the building, so...

Skooba V.3 Laptop We...

When I travel, I carry more than my share of gadgets, chargers, cameras, wires and what-not. Finding a bag that could take all the gadgets and still have room for some clothes usually meant a wheeled roller bag. When you want to travel light and fast – that isn’t the answer. Enter the V.3...

Start the year off r...

Check everywhere and the sales have begun.  If you’ve got some cash left, now’s the time to get yourself a present or two.  Here are a few suggestions I’ve been experimenting with recently.   iHome iBN97 Clock Radio and Speakerphone I’m always impressed with iHome’s line of products and...

High Sierra Compass ...

The “3-in1” part is what should have caught your attention. With the Compass backpack all zipped together, you have almost 4,300 cubic inches of storage. The main pack by itself is a roomy 3,295 cubic inches and the daypack by itself is another 976 cubic inches. It comes with a detachable...

Briggs & Reilly ...

Briggs & Reilly know bags. They’ve been making them for 17 years and they offer one of the best guarantees going; the Simple as that® lifetime performance guarantee, a guarantee that even covers damage caused by an airline. Now that’s my kind of manujavascript:void(0)facture. Their BRX...

Another choice in lu...

The Platinum 7 Collection has set a new standard for luxury design with distinction and functional superiority. The Collection includes a leather monogram patch for the engraving of initials as well as black nickel accents throughout the bag.  In addition to its stylish features,...

Product Review ̵...

I recently had the opportunity to try out Travelpro’s Crew 8 Business Backpack and 22” Expandable Rollaboard Suiter. In a word – brilliant. It’s no wonder why so many flight crews swear by this luggage and use it every day. The attention to detail is refreshing in a world where there are so...