Ya know, sometimes you just need to crack a nut. And in those cases where you REALLY want to impress your guests, there's the Torq Nutcracker from Norwegian design firm OTHR. Created from matte black steel, force and elegance are no longer mutually exclusive. So go ahead - bust your nut.
My Morning Routine
Are you one of those people that struggle to be productive in the morning? Is getting out of bed and started on your day an ongoing battle? If so, then perhaps you should give Benjamin Spall and Michael Xander's new book My Morning Routine a read. This book highlights the morning habits, rituals and routines for some of the most successful people out there including Arianna Huffington, General Stanley McChrystal, Marie Kondo and more. Each of the interviews are short and digestible and cover a wide range of professions and specialties to make sure there is something in there for everyone. Truly a must read for anyone interested in creating better morning routines for a more fulfilling life.
Lynq Personal Location Tracker
Perfect for the adventurous and nomadic readers out there, the Lynq Location Tracker is a handy personal location device that will make it so you're never lost. The device is dead easy to use and allows you to find and track friends and kids in remote areas, crowds, festivals and basically anywhere that has access to a GPS signal. Its fast, private and secure and doesn't require any monthly fees or even a smartphone to operate. The battery lasts for up to 3 days on a charge and the weight (including batteries) is a modest 73g so its a perfect addon for that backpacking trip. Currently funding on indiegogo with plans to ship in November.