6 Tips for Surviving Air Travel with Kids

This is a guest blog post by Hydaway ambassador, mother of middle schoolers, and founder of parenting blog Tech Savvy Mama, Leticia Barr. Follow her on Instagram @techsavvymama. Our 5 month old daughter’s first night away from our Washington, D.C. home wasn’t at her grandparents’ house in California or road tripping to see her other grandparents in the next state over. …

An Insider’s Guide to the Twin Cities

This is a guest blog post by Hydaway ambassador Zelphia Peterson. Follow her on Instagram @z_claire29. Those of us who live here might be a little biased, but we truly do think there is no better place to call home than the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The two largest cities in Minnesota are home to a diverse …

Just Say No: Taking The Zero Waste Challenge

This is a guest blog post by Hydaway ambassador Suzanne Hunt. Follow her on Instagram @shixie. I already consider myself a minimal-waste human on this planet, so I decided to take the Climate Generation zero-waste challenge, which is described as: “10 Days. March 11-20th. Keep track of your waste! Anything that cannot be recycled or composted is put in a …

Our 2019 Travel Bucket List

Here at HYDAWAY, we’ve got a serious travel bug basically all of the time. One reason why we love the beginning of a new year is the ability to create new travel plans for the next 12 months and get some destinations checked off our list! We polled our employees and ambassadors about where they’re planning on traveling in 2019 …

5 Ways Parents Can Practice Self Care in the Winter

This is a guest blog post by Hydaway ambassador, mother of middle schoolers, and founder of parenting blog Tech Savvy Mama, Leticia Barr. Follow her on Instagram @techsavvymama. As the days get colder and the amount of sunlight decreases dramatically, it’s easy to slip into the winter doldrums, especially when you’re busy taking care of a family. Cold, gray winter days …

The Health of Hydration – Why and How to Stay Hydrated

This is a guest blog post by Hydaway ambassador Zelphia Peterson. Follow her on Instagram @z_claire29. I’m willing to bet someone has told you recently to make sure you’re hydrated. On some level, we all get that it’s the healthy thing to do. But why? And why is it so difficult sometimes? Read along for the top 5 reasons staying …

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Last Minute Shoppers

Christmas Day is now less than a week away (anyone else panicking a little?), making it officially crunch time for holiday shopping. Some of you may have crossed everyone off your list weeks ago, or perhaps you’re still looking for one or two final things. For those of you who have yet to purchase any gifts (we know you’re out …

How to Have a More Sustainable Holiday Season

This is a guest blog post written by Hydaway ambassadors Zelphia Peterson (@z_claire29) and Sara Bauer (@sobauer). Enjoy their combined tips for a more sustainable holiday season! Perhaps you’ve noticed, but the holidays can be an extraordinarily wasteful time. As a whole, Americans produce 25% more waste between Thanksgiving and the end of the year. All the extra food, extra …