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Commute Safely, in Style

Essential Riding Gear for the Motorcycle Commuter

When it comes to commuting by motorcycle, your choice of gear and clothing is crucial. Saftey is paramount, but looking as professional as possible walking into the office is key.

Dominate the Desert

Essential Knowledge and Gear for Driving on Sand

When you take things off-road, that's when the ground underneath your tires can change in an instant, surfaces can shift, grip comes and goes and the better prepared you, and your vehicle are, the better time you'll have.

It's Like Free Money... Right?

7 Tax Refund Splurges Our Staff Is Ready to Buy

Spend on something you need, upgrade something essential, something very nice. This is what we'd get if we were to splurge with (and in some cases, spend more than) our refund.

Summer of Wool

Every Wool Product You Need to Try This Summer

Despite its perception as a cold weather-only fiber, wool is practically-suited for wear during the summer. Here are the reasons why, and five merino products that will help you beat the heat in the coming months.

Shacket Up

The 10 Best Shirt Jackets for Spring

Neither a shirt nor a jacket, but something in between, shirt jackets are often built with a weather-resistant outer layer and just enough insulation for the transitional temperatures that characterize the time between winter and summer.

Keep Going

The Best Running Strollers Money Can Buy

There's no reason to let your running schedule go downhill once a little one comes along. With all the running strollers out there, there's no shortage of ways to buckle the kid in and get running.

Weather Any Storm

The Best Rain Jackets of 2018

A lot has changed since heavy, unbreathable plastic rain slickers were standard all-weather apparel; today's rain jackets are lighter, softer, more breathable, stretchy and more waterproof than ever.

Entry-Level in Price, Not Quality

The Best Beginner Road Bikes Under $1,000

If you're looking to get into road cycling, this is the place to start. You don't have to spend two full paychecks in order to get a taste of what it's like to ride on skinny tires.

Outdoors Everywhere

10 Outdoor Products All City Dwellers Should Own

By design, outdoor products are meant to bring the comforts of home into the wilderness in lightweight, durable and waterproof packages. But these qualities also make them perfect for daily urban life. Here are 10 items that translate easily between the mountains and the city.

Bye Bye Sleeping Bag

The 8 Best Camping Blankets of 2018

Made using the same functional materials as sleeping bags — materials like water-repellent down insulation and ripstop nylon shells — camp blankets are perfect for warm weather camping and fit right in inside the home too.

To Budget and Beyond

The 10 Best SUVs Under $50,000

Choosing one among the endless many is no easy task. Moreover, since the average price for an SUV 2017 was just under $40,000, it’s a decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. To cover all the bases, we bumped the budget up to $50,000 and chose the best new SUVs you can buy in 2018.

Hit the Road

The 10 Best Rugged Travel Duffels of 2018

No matter where you're traveling to, you'll need a bag, and there's nothing more functional than a cavernous, weatherproof, backpack strap-equipped duffel.

To Budget and Beyond

The 10 Best SUVs Under $50,000

Deciding on a single SUV is no easy task. And since the average price for an SUV 2017 was just under $40,000, it’s a decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly.

Ditch the Zipper

What Exactly Is an Anorak, Anyway?

Anoraks are trending. Despite that, brands can't seem to agree on what exactly makes an anorak an anorak. Here's the final word.

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