Editorial & Opinion

Kind of Obsessed

My Favorite Soap Has a Super-Weird Backstory

After a lengthy search, I discovered the perfect soap. Beyond using it in the shower, I keep it in my kitchen and always take it camping. Then I discovered the wild history that brought it to be.

Kind of Obsessed

I Found the Perfect Work Bag, and Then It Was Stolen

I've been a fan of backpacks since before I can remember; they're my go-to bag for every type of activity. Recently I discovered a new bag though, which has highlighted the backpack's faults and shaken my loyalty.

Time on a Dime

The Joys of the Dirt-Cheap Watch

Cheap watches won't appreciate in value or win you admiration in the collecting community, but that doesn't make them undeserving of love.

Hot Take

Why You Need an Insulated Jacket in the Summer

Before you pack all your winter clothing into a box bound for the attic, stop, think and take that puffy jacket back out. Yes, an insulated jacket is great for summer use. Here's why.

Kind of Obsessed

I Hate Rain Jackets But I Wear This One All the Time

I've never liked rain jackets. They're hot and unbreathable, and never at-hand in the moments when they're most needed. I managed to find an exception in Patagonia's Stretch Rainshadow Pullover.

Still Going Strong

I Wore the Same Shirt for Weeks and it Never Stank

After a long day of hauling boxes from an old apartment to a new one, I realized that my t-shirt, despite being saturated in sweat, didn't stink. So I decided to see how far I could take it.

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