Zulu Glass Water Bottles with silicone sleeve. Zulu Water Bottles

Ultimate Guide to Zulu Water Bottles: The Best Glass Water Bottle BPA-Free

Zulu Water Bottles have taken the fitness world by storm as they’re not only lightweight and ergonomic but also come in a range of vibrant colors that make a style statement. Whether you’re hitting the gym, going for a run, or taking a hike, these bottles make hydration a breeze for the on the-go fitness enthusiast. Designed with practicality in mind, these water bottles have a silicone base that provides a non-slip grip and minimizes the chances of slipping or breaking. They also feature a spill-proof, flip-up lid with a silicone straw that makes it easy to drink from without tipping the bottle. The Zulu Water Bottles are made from high-quality Tritan plastic that’s BPA-free and doesn’t retain any odors or flavors. Additionally, these bottles are dishwasher safe and easy to clean without having to worry about any residual bacteria.  With a capacity of up to 32 ounces, you can … Read more

CamelBak Kids Water Bottle

CamelBak Eddy Kids Review ~ The Best Camelbak Water Bottle for Kids

Keep your kids hydrated all day long with a CamelBak Eddy water bottle. This kid-friendly water bottle features a leak-proof spout and an easy to sip design that makes drinking easy. Plus, it’s made from durable BPA Free plastic. If you’re looking for a BPA-free water bottle that’s great for toddlers and older kids, the CamelBak Eddy is one to consider. Keep your kids hydrated on the go with CamelBak Eddy. This spill-proof water bottle is designed for small hands and features a bite valve, easy to clean, and BPA-free construction. Durable and stylish, CamelBak Eddy is easy for kids of all ages to use, spill-proof, BPA- and phthalate-free, sustainable, eco-friendly and it comes in fun designs. In short, your kid will love it and so will you. I first thought of letting my son try my CamelBak Eddy bottle when I saw a friend’s 12-month-old happily gulping water from her … Read more

WWOOF organic farm

11 Things to Know Before You WWOOF – WWOOFer Volunteer Learn on Organic Farms

After volunteering for five days on small farm– complete with ultra fresh meals and a bit of farming work in a picture perfect setting — I’ve learned a good bit about WWOOFing (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms). In retrospect, there are a few things I wish I would have known before going. You Don’t Have to Work Long Hours Because some farms don’t need all the volunteers they have at one time, or if you are paying for part of your stay, you don’t necessarily have to work long 8+ hour farming days…. Your answer, be it “I spent all my money and need to live for free until my plane ticket home” or “I want to know how to garden” or “I want a different experience” should help you figure out what type of farm you want and how long you want to stay.

small boy holding a green fruit

WWOOF Argentina – Volunteering on Argentina Organic Farm – Chacra Millalen

We took a public bus from nearby El Bolson to the tiny town of El Hoyo, then taxied out to Chacra Millalen, a small organic farm in Patagonia, Argentina where we’d spend the next 4 days volunteering.

…It’s also possible to bring a tent and camp on the land, but we don’t have a tent with us. Then Josephine showed us the three showers and encouraged us to use one of the two that was heated by wood-burning stoves (instead of gas).

Volunteering Abroad Programs and Why You Should Do It

10 Things to Know About Volunteering Abroad Programs and Why You Should Do It in 2023

Volunteering abroad programs – In Volunteering Abroad: 10 Things to Know Before You Go, we discussed everything you should think about before you sign up. With proper planning, it can be the experience of a lifetime. Volunteer travel is an amazing way to see a place, get to know local culture, and leave a positive footprint. We volunteered while traveling through Argentina. Discover the best volunteer abroad programs and projects abroad so you can be an impactful volunteer make a lasting impact and positive impact equals meaningful travel. We learned a ton about WWOOFing — World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms — and had an amazing experience at Chacra Millalen. It’s been a while since we’ve written about volunteer travel volunteering abroad programs and since summer is here (or so it feels in Minnesota today) with summer vacation planning underway, I thought I’d revisit the subject focusing specifically on volunteer … Read more