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How to pack for the holidays with 1 carry-on

How to pack for the holidays with 1 carry-on Carry-on suitcase with RunOff waterproof packing cubes

As many of us prepare to travel home for the holidays, the dreaded task of packing looms near. These days with airfare and lost baggage on the rise, and overhead space limited, flying with a carry-on seems to be the preferred option. But how to efficiently pack what you need for a week’s time in a small carry-on suitcase?

After years of holiday travel, I think I’ve solved the packing puzzle. Follow my tips below.

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Nite Ize Dads Share Their Favorite Gear Hacks

Nite Ize Dads Share Their Favorite Gear Hacks dad gear hacks for fathers day

Every Father’s Day is the same: You search your mind tirelessly for a gift your dad or husband would really enjoy, but come up empty. He’s not a materialistic guy—he doesn’t crave the finer things in life, just quality time with his family and friends. One thing he does love? A good practical tool or gear hack he can tinker with and show off. Thankfully, Nite Ize exists. With hundreds of items that make life a little easier, we’re every dad’s dream come true. 


So, we asked the dads of Nite Ize: What’s your favorite gear hack? Find their answers below — and you might find the perfect gift for him in the process.  

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5 Pro Tips for Road Tripping with Your Dog

5 Pro Tips for Road Tripping with Your Dog road trip with dog

As a passionate dog person, I’d bring my dog with me everywhere if I could. One of the places I love taking my dog is on weekend road trips. In those early days, I was seriously unprepared for the feat that is bringing a large animal on a 3+ hour drive. Keep reading to learn from my lessons and enjoy the ride without any roadblocks.

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In-Stock Alert: Unpacking Our 8 New Innovations

In-Stock Alert: Unpacking Our 8 New Innovations New Product Radiant Rechargeable Pen Light

Here at Nite Ize, you could say we’re obsessed with innovation, from the largest leaps in LED technology to the smallest details in a keychain. Why, might you ask? To make your life a little easier. That’s our bottom line. We’re happy to present this next wave of innovation: 8 cool new products in-stock now.

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5 Tips for Organizing Your Home Office

5 Tips for Organizing Your Home Office 5 Tips for Organizing Your Home Office

Like many of us, these past two years have brought my job from the office to the home. As a result, my home office has become a bit cluttered while I worked my way through this transition. To kick off spring cleaning season, I set my sights on reorganizing my home office, cleaning up and clearing out the clutter in just 3 hours. Here are 5 tips that helped me finish the job—and can help kickstart yours.

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5 Ways To Combat The Winter Blues

5 Ways To Combat The Winter Blues Ways to combat the winter blues

Like many Americans who live in temperate climates, when winter hits, it hits me hard. Year after year, when the clocks fall back, I lose a little pep in my step. The lack of sunny days and abundance of cold, dark days take hold of my mood, leaving me with little energy or excitement for the weeks ahead.

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UNPACKING OUR LATEST + GREATEST GEAR DROP

UNPACKING OUR LATEST + GREATEST GEAR DROP dog

It’s been a while since we’ve dropped new gear, but after much anticipation (and plenty of patience), the day has finally arrived! Our newest products are in-stock now and ready for you to feast your Ize upon. Keep reading to unpack this latest launch and pick out your new faves!

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6 TIPS FOR A WICKED HALLOWEEN GET-TOGETHER

6 TIPS FOR A WICKED HALLOWEEN GET-TOGETHER Skeleton

There are two types of people in this world: ‘Happy Holidays’ people and ‘Happy Haunting’ people. I am one of those spooky folks. The most wonderful time of year in my book is right now, at the cusp of spooky season. If you’re anything like me, you’re looking forward to pumpkin picking, cider drinking, costume planning, and scary movies galore for the next month. And to top it all off? A killer Halloween get-together with friends and family on All Hallow’s Eve.

If you have skele-tons of ideas for your wicked gathering but aren’t sure where to start, keep reading…if you dare.

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CAMPING WITH YOUR DOG: 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

CAMPING WITH YOUR DOG: 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW Dog sitting by van

As a seasoned camping couple plus pupper, I can tell you one thing for sure: There’s so much I wish I knew the first time around. The dreamy Instagram pics of campers out in the backcountry with their four-legged friends only told one side of the story. I’m here to tell the other side—the nitty-gritty details about what you need to know, pack, and prepare to keep your canine camper happy.

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MOBILIZE: 6 SIMPLE WAYS YOU CAN HELP PROTECT OUR PLANET THIS EARTH DAY

MOBILIZE: 6 SIMPLE WAYS YOU CAN HELP PROTECT OUR PLANET THIS EARTH DAY Holding a plant

With the impacts of climate change becoming ever-present, protecting our planet is more important than ever. But for many of us, that goal seems out of reach, leaving us asking: How can I help? Well, there’s no day like Earth Day to get started! Keep reading for 6 easy ways to start thinking more sustainably, locally, and globally this Earth Day.

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