15 Awesome Products That Will Help You Make The Most Of The Summer
Pacific Breeze Easy Setup Beach Tent – This massive tent is incredibly easy and fast to set up and take down. It also has UPF 50+ sun protection and big windows
YETI Hopper Portable Cooler – An impeccably-made, attractive soft cooler that won’t leak. Great as a backpack when lugging items to the beach. Keeps things cold for many many hours!
Cuisinart Snow Cone Maker – With an effortless and efficient motor, the machine shaves 4 to 5 cups of ice into a fine powder in under a minute. Great for the kids. Great for adults too when you add some liquor up into that!
Takeya cold brew maker – Just add up to six tablespoons of your go-to coffee beans into the filter, fill it with water, and leave it in the fridge for up to 24 hours. Then, remove the filter from the pitcher and — BAM — you’ve got some delicious coffee
The tower fan is another great option for keeping cool during the hot summer months. This thing also rotates, comes with a remote and has a sleep mode.
A pair of sandals is going to be your primary footwear during the summer months. These sandals are an absolute workhouse. These last forever and are guaranteed for life!
Wonderboom 2 portable speaker – Whether you’re spending the day soaking up sun at the beach, picnicking in the grass or barbecuing in a buddy’s backyard, great tunes can make any day more enjoyable. This one checks all the boxes: long battery life, resistance to diverse conditions and, of course, outstanding audio quality
Spikeball – A member of the Shark Tank Hall of Fame, this volleyball-inspired outdoor game is a blast — or should we say ball. The compact, hula-hoop sized net has foldable legs that make it easy to transport to the beach or park.
This can cooler keeps your beer 20 times cooler than your standard neoprene sleeve, so you can nurse your drink all night long — and it’ll remain ice cold.
Hammocks in the summer time are the best – Even when you’re stringing one up in your backyard or at a local park, a few seconds of gently swinging in the summer breeze are enough to mentally transport you to a white sand beach thousands of miles away.
Picaridin is a repellent that’s as effective as DEET but without the drawbacks.
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May 5, 2022
In my side pouches, you can find tent poles (right) and a SmartWater bottle (left). A sawyer squeeze is placed inline from the SmartWater bottle and attached to my Osprey mouthpiece to drink fro, as I walk.
The EWG sees picaridin as a reasonably good alternative to DEET—although it hasn’t been tested as long, it doesn’t have the same neurotoxicity concerns. They recommend a concentration of 20 percent for Lyme protection. Common brands include: OFF!, Cutter, Sawyer, Natrapel, Insect Guard.
Fill them up with tap water and it slowly passes through a filter system. Then the main reservoir below collects the filtered water.