Because Moms and Travelers Need Great Gadgets
The UPS and Fed-X delivery men keep coming by with interesting new gadgets and gear for travelers. Here are some of the latest things we think you’ll enjoy knowing about for your next trip.
This is no North Face backpack, that college student required item that you see on everyone’s shoulder. No, this is a San Francisco made beauty, with a square shape, it’s a higher-end backpack that will look cool and last a very long time.
The Divisadero is a very slick grey color offers plenty of storage (21 liters) for all your work and travel needs. Divisadero Traveler Backpack offers ample storage, padded shoulder,and back support. All your devices are protected in our padded and quilted pocket. Acme Made Divisadero Traveler Backpack $201
SteamClip: A Way to Hang Clothing from Shower Rods More Easily
This invention sprang from the traveler’s lament–trying to hang up clothes in a shower to steam out the wrinkles. This plastic gizmo is shaped perfectly for that job, and it also doubles as a phone stand. It’s a bit pricey for what it is, but you get two in the package.
Doctor Plotka’s Mouthwatchers Natural Toothbrush
This Massachusetts-made toothbrush is the top of the line for brushes that come in six-packs. The naturally-antimicrobial bristles are infused with silver to eliminate 99.9 percent of the bacteria growth on the brush within six hours of use.
The long bristles are ten times as thick as a typical toothbrush, and they claim it will last longer. If you have to use a manual brush, this is a great choice. They also make the Power Soft battery-powered toothbrush. Doctor Plotka’s Mouthwatchers Antimicrobial Floss Bristle Silver Toothbrush, Adult, 6 Pack $23
Bring the Game Bag to the Kid’s Next Soccer Game
The Game Bag, the world’s best stadium blanket, was designed by moms – for moms. The bag itself is a “step into bag” that encompasses the lower two-thirds of your body, protects you from all the elements at any outdoor event, and makes you the envy of all the other spectators!
This is even better than a blanket…you snuggle inside it, and you can also unzip it for a fleece-lined, nylon waterproof cover for the ground. Very good thinking here! See photo at top. $59 website
The Worm Combines Massage Balls & Foam Roller
The Worm is a massaging roller that provides trigger point release to combat stiffness, pain, and stress in muscles and joints, and aids in improving flexibility. Completely portable.
Combines benefits of therapy balls with a foam roller. 2 convenient sizes-6.3 (small) 9.5″ x 2.75″ – 7.0 (large) 10.5″ x 3″ Portable- great for car, plane, gym bag.
You can bring this little device anywhere to work out during your travels. Solid rubber balls encased in a durable, hand washable neoprene covering
Four-ball design safely molds itself to your body’s contours with comfort and support, it’s easy to use. More therapeutic & portable than traditional foam rollers. The Original Worm 7.0-Portable Massage Muscle Roller-Black Large $33
Now, THIS is a Flashlight!
This heavy-duty yet small flashlight is super bright and has three settings….broad floodlight, blinking light and narrow spotlight. It’s powered by two small lithium batteries that are included, and it is a great addition to anyone’s backpack. You never know when you’re going to have to navigate in the dark while you’re traveling. The price is a bit steep, but the quality is clear, it’s all metal and has some heft. If you don’t lose it, this may be the last flashlight you’ll have to buy.
- Made of durable aircraft-grade aluminum with Type III hard-anodized anti-abrasive finish
- Submersible to 6.5 feet (2 meters) for 30 minutes
Here is an oversize laptop bag for men and women. Combine your wanderlust with your business side!
- One Size Only – Large harness: 18.5″ long and Medium hip belt: Fits 31″ – 41″ waist.
- Durable Materials With Large Front Pocket And Padded Laptop/Tablet Pocket.
- Easy Panel Loading From The Rear, Keeps The Shoulder Harness Out Of Your Way.
- Tons Of Storage Space With Interior Front Pockets And Zippered Side Pockets For Security.
- Easily Fits Overhead Compartments On Airlines.
We’ve all become used to the number of chargers, cords, and batteries required for the modern-day nomad. Now you have a respectable and elegant place to store these electronic gadgets so they will be ready when you need them. Hold this 8.5″ bag in your hand, or stand it up right!
SURDOCA Travel Gear Organizer Electronics Accessories Bag, trifold #29.99
A Classier Diaper Bag that Stays Upright
This diaper caddy is made up of two felt fabric layers with two artificial leather handles, compared with the single-layer felt the double one will increase load capacity by 60% and keep the bag straight even when it is not completely filled. It features a stylish grey and pink color contrast design. The four extra sidebands make it harder to get dirty.
SURDOCA Baby Diaper Caddy Organizer-Portable Nappy Changing Nursery Caddy Bag $17.99
Clear and Purify the Air with Wynd
You can enjoy clean air wherever you go with Wynd, the portable air cleaner purifier that fits almost every situation: in your car, when you’re traveling or in your baby’s room. Get your personal air purifier and breath clean air!
Smart air purifier – The Wynd personal air purifier comes with the Wynd app to control the purifier from afar, check the local air quality from thousands of stations globally, so you can stay healthy . It’s your own portable air filter that can also automatically adjust itself to clean fast or slow to maintain a healthy environment based on your local official air quality stations.
Weighs less than one pound… you can use it anywhere: airplane, car, office, small rooms, inside baby strollers.
Max Hartshorne has been the editor and publisher of GoNOMAD Travel in South Deerfield Mass since 2002. He worked for newspapers and other sales positions for 23 years until he finally got what he wanted and became the editor at GoNOMAD. He travels regularly, enjoys publishing new writers, and does exactly what he wants to do every day.