how to stay cool in summer

The Coolest Newsletter

The Coolest Newsletter

New Year, new us! New blogs, new series, and new products??? You can't miss this edition of The Coolest Newsletter.

Podcast: Stay Cool and Look It Too

Podcast: Stay Cool and Look It Too

Crystal and Gretchen discuss the best fabrics, materials, and styles to stay cool and beat the heat!

How to Prepare for a Ride

How to Prepare for a Ride

With the start of fall comes the start of Ride— or Bike— season! If you decide to participate in a Ride this fall, you certainly don't have to take it as seriously as a competition or a race. The most important thing is to have fun, so we've compiled a few things to get you ready for the big day:

Kayaking

Kayaking

If you love water but don't necessarily love getting wet, then aquatic sports might not seem right for you. But what if there was a way to be near the water without ever getting wet and you get a workout out of it? Sounds too good to be true? Don't take it from us, hop on a kayak or canoe and try it out for yourself!

Hiking

Hiking

Beautiful weather and clear skies are a perfect recipe for a day outdoors. Grab your walking shoes and hit your favorite trail— or visit a route you've never traveled before!

The Coolest Newsletter

The Coolest Newsletter

I can't believe schools are almost back in session— summer just flew by! But it's not over yet, we still have a few more weeks of warm weather before fall kicks in. Make the most of the time we have left of summer with our Summer Bucket List! Now, on to what we've been up to:

Amusement Parks

Amusement Parks

Amusement parks. It's every kid's dream to go to one. (Especially that really big one with the castle and the ears!) But let's face it: parks can be big, scary, and exhausting. More trouble than they're worth, right? Wrong! Here are our quick tips to ensure a fun time at a park! 

A Day at the Grill

A Day at the Grill

You say "Summer!" and I say "Cookout!" Don't let your friends and family go hungry this summer, fire up that grill!

Road Trip

Road Trip

What's better than open road and open skies? Exactly. So hit the road and let's go!

Let's Go Swimming

Let's Go Swimming

Whether you live right on the beach or not, summer is definitely the time for fun in the water! Grab your favorite fruity drink and settle in for a day by the shore!

Summer Festivals

Summer Festivals

Summer is the time for festivals and fairs. If you haven't had the chance to grab a funnel cake or fried Oreo then you're doing summer wrong, my friend. Still, summer festivals, with their large crowds and hot weather, are no walk in the park. As a seasoned festival-goer here are some of my quick rules to enjoying (and surviving) a summer festival.

The Summer Bucket List

The Summer Bucket List

Summer is almost over! Whether you're dying of boredom at this point or desperately behind on your summer to-do list, we've got some fun activities that are a must before the summer ends. Remember, what's the point of working hard if you don't play harder?

Hydration Guide

Hydration Guide

Staying hydrated is a big factor in staying cool. But how does one stay hydrated anyway? Do you just drink water until you pass out? It's a bit more complicated (and safe) than that. Here's our guide on how to properly hydrate this summer!

Heat and You

Heat and You

Heat. It affects us all and boy does it suck. Being hot is generally uncomfortable in itself, but, if neglected, can pose serious life-threatening risks. Protect yourself and your loved ones this summer with our guide on heat related illnesses.

The Coolest Newsletter

The Coolest Newsletter

What do smiley faces, charities, and forms have in common? Find out in this short and sweet July Edition of the Coolest Newsletter!

Summer Travel Safety Guide

Summer Travel Safety Guide

Don't let the heat get in the way of summer fun! When it comes to traveling and spending time outdoors in the summer heat, it's important to do certain cooling practices to stay safe. We've compiled this summer travel guide to keep you safe in the heat!

How to Manage Hot Flashes

How to Manage Hot Flashes

Hot flashes. Dreaded words as old as humanity itself. Women have been combating hot flashes for ages and, unfortunately, there is no one way to be 100% rid of them. Every woman is different, and experiences hot flashes differently, so we pulled together some simple and effective ways to keep you cool!

How to Stay Cool at Night

How to Stay Cool at Night

What's worse than trying to fall asleep in a boiling hot room? Do you love the great outdoors but dread sleeping in a cramped, hot tent? You need your sleep to go on adventures, so we've got 4 easy ways to keep cool on those hot summer nights!

How to Stay Cool

How to Stay Cool

Going out on a hot day can be a challenge and— if you're not careful— dangerous. It's important not to underestimate the effects heat can have on your body. We've got some tips on how to stay cool and safe in the heat!

Travel Bag Essentials

Travel Bag Essentials

Whether you're traveling by plane, train, ship, or car, there are just some things you need to carry with you at all times while traveling. These personal travel bag essentials will keep you cool and comfortable under the pressure of travel and get you one step closer to relaxation!