North Face Thermoball Jacket ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (September 3rd, 2014)

When it comes to synthetic insulated jackets, apparently all roads lead to The North Face. On my numerous trips to REI and other outdoor retailers to research the best “puffy coat” to bring with me on the Snowman Trek, the sales clerks consistently pointed me toward The North Face and, specifically, the Thermoball. Here’s why… […]

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This Month Win a Pair of Mauria Boots from LOWA

by Beth Whitman (September 2nd, 2014)

We have a winner for the September giveaway and will announce her name as soon as she confirms her address with us. She’s a new subscriber to the Wanderlust and Lipstick Newsletter and won simply by subscribing. Watch out for announcements of future contests here. ***** There are a lot of things I’m having to […]

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Countdown to the Snowman Trek

by Beth Whitman (August 31st, 2014)

We depart in 10 days for Bangkok and then onward to Bhutan for the Snowman Trek. Since Jon and I are both going, the house is filled with piles of clothes, gear and food that, hopefully, will fit into four pieces of luggage between the two of us. (Yes, I’m breaking my carry-on bag-only rule […]

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