Over time, I’ve amassed an embarrassingly large collection of vacuum insulated steel water bottles including YETI, Hydro Flask, S’well and Klean Kanteen. I’ve managed to delude myself into believing each bottle serves a specific purpose in my daily life (Marie Kondo would not approve). But one thing I’ve never tested is their insulation properties relative to each other. If you’re curious about which bottle holds heat the best – read on!
I recently took advantage of a free weekday to check out the wildly popular Mission Peak hike at Mission Peak Regional Preserve in Fremont, California. Instagram popularity withstanding, it’s a healthy out-and-back hike covering a bit over 6 miles total and more than 2,000 feet in elevation.
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I have a few posts queued up, but figured I’d include a few sneak peak photos in an obligatory “Hello World” post. This blog will mainly focus on outdoor lifestyle, fashion and appropriate reviews. As a recent transplant from NYC back to San Francisco, I’ve begun appreciating the outdoors more and more. Admittedly, a few years ago I would have never gone camping – “No showers? No outlets to plug in my flat iron?” But now, I’m planning several camping trips this year and hopefully a Torres del Paine trek next year 🙂
The goal of this blog is to show that there can indeed be overlap between performance clothing and everyday fashion. I hope to encourage others to explore outside as well, even if it’s one step at a time!