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Check out some of the fun items we discovered while making this issue that are now our everyday go-tos.
Hydro Flask 12 oz Standard Mouth bottle
It’s the perfect size for a midday green tea boost, holding just enough for a pick-me-up but not so much that it chases away sleep at night ($22, hydroflask.com).
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Sanuk Bianca shoes in Charcoal
These shoes have it all—comfort, support, and style—with inserts made from yoga-mat material for extra cushioning all day long ($80, sanuk.com).
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Rodney Yee’s Yoga for Beginners Gaiam DVD
Start the year on the right foot with one of our fave master teachers. Yee’s expertly sequenced DVD can help new (and new-again) beginners establish a consistent practice ($15, gaiam.com).
Indie Lee Vanilla Citrus Moisturizing Oil
A handful of simple, plant-based ingredients packs a powerful one-two punch: aromatherapy bliss (think vanilla and sweet orange for a restor- ative reboot) plus deep hydration for thirsty winter skin ($36, indielee.com).
Affirmats Yoga Mat
These eco-friendly mats, made from a biodegradable jute blend, deliver spot-on affirma- tions like “breathe in love” and “i am enough” to a receptive audience ($66–86, affirmats.com).