Pick of the Day: iPhone Case with Stand

What Is It: An iPhone case with a built-in kickstand.

Why It’s Smart:

• Thin design

• Folding kickstand props your phone up for hands-free viewing

• Double layer protective case keeps your phone safe

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: BeSafe Convertible Backpack

What Is It: A theft-resistant bag that converts from a backpack to a shoulder bag.

Why It’s Smart:

• Steel reinforced straps deter thieves

• Wear as a backpack or shoulder bag

• Includes an ID wallet

• Zippers can be clipped together to make the bag harder to open

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: 1,000 Places to See Before You Die Picture-A-Day Wall Calendar 2016

What Is It: The 1,000 Places to See Before you Die wall calendar.

Why It’s Smart:

• Illustrated with full-color photographs

• Each month is a new itinerary

• Features travel inspiration from exotic and domestic locations

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Silicone Travel Bottles

What Is It: Uniquely shaped travel sized bottles that are easy to fill and squeeze.

Why It’s Smart:

• Made from 100 percent food-grade silicone

• Meet the 3-1-1 rule for flying

• Large opening makes them easy to fill

• Leak-proof lids

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: HotHands Heated Fleece Gloves

What Is It: A glove/mitten hybrid that also has pockets built in to hold hand warmers.

Why It’s Smart:

• Mitten top folds back to reveal glove fingers

• Pockets hold hand warmers

• Comes with a free pair of hand warmers

• Thinsulate insulation

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Tosca Travel Bag

What Is It: Tosca’s oversized travel tote bag.

Why It’s Smart:

• Wear it as a tote bag or crossbody

• Oversized so can be used as a weekend bag

• Three interior pockets

• Twist lock clasp helps deter pickpockets

• Made from water-resistant nylon

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Baggallini Rolling Tote

What Is It: A carry-on rolling tote from Baggallini.

Why It’s Smart:

• Can be carried as a tote bag or used as a rolling suitcase

• Three compartments: one for clothes, one for toiletries, and one for your laptop

• Built-in sleeve lets you slide the tote over the handle of another suitcase so you can easily carry two bags

• Telescoping handle collapses into a zippered pocket for when you are carrying this as a tote

• Made from water-resistant nylon

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Portable Travel Power Strip

What Is It: A portable travel-sized power strip.

Why It’s Smart:

• Charge five devices with one outlet

• Four USB ports and one universal socket can charge devices from any country

• Voltage works from 100v-240v

• 5 ft. power cord extension

• Power cord wraps around the power strip for tangle-free storage

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: HotHands Foot Warmers

What Is It: Heated, disposable insoles.

Why It’s Smart:

• Heat lasts for up to nine hours

• Adhesive keeps the insole in place on your sock

• Ultra thin and comfortable

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Levi’s Packable Down Jacket

What Is It: Levi’s women’s packable down jacket.

Why It’s Smart:

• Lightweight, yet warm jacket

• 100 percent Nylon exterior is water-resistant

• Machine washable

• Zippered side pockets hold your stuff securely

• Packs down into the included travel pouch

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: AAA Travel Emergency Shovel

What Is It: A sturdy shovel that breaks down into three pieces for easy transport.

Why It’s Smart:

• Lightweight (1.3 lbs.)

• Durable aluminum

• Handle adjusts from 25 inches to 32 inches so anyone can use it

• Breaks down into three pieces for compact storage

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Personalized Photo Luggage Tag

What Is It: A luggage tag that you can customize with your own photo.

Why It’s Smart:

• Each side of the tag has a clear plastic pocket for a photo, business card, or ID

• Durable

• Inexpensive

• Makes your luggage easy to spot

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Universal Cable Organizer

What Is It: A travel cable organizer.

Why It’s Smart:

• Holds cords from all devices

• Prevents wires from getting tangled

• Rolls up for easy transport

• Made from heavy-duty waterproof nylon

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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Pick of the Day: Felix TwoHands Tablet Stand

What Is It: A portable tablet stand.

Why It’s Smart:

• Small size

• Works with all iPads (including the Mini) and most tablets and e-readers

• Simple to use

• Can be used in vertical or horizontal positions

• Inexpensive

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

(Photo: Felix)

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Pick of the Day: Travelon Healthy Travel Anti-Microbial Blanket

What Is It: A travel blanket that’s treated with an anti-microbial agent.

Why It’s Smart:

• Made from 100 percent fleece for cozy comfort

• Treated with an anti-microbial agent to prevent the growth of bacteria

• Machine washable

Where to Buy: Available on Amazon.

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