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Adventure Awaits

From a weekend getaway to a trip overseas, the WILCO LIFE travel guide has you covered! Enjoy this guide to all the bags, carry-ons, backpacks and travel kits you need for your adventures!

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Got big plans for NYE? Here's our top picks for your night out!

Stay charged Don't let your smartphone lose power before the ball drops! We're fans of the Mighty Purse Zipper Wallet that seamlessly goes from day to night. Inside is a lightweight 3000mAh battery that can charge your smartphone on the go. Make a statement Our Stella Valle accessories are the perfect statement pieces. From stacked wrist cuffs to geometric metal necklaces, this veteran-designed line will add shine and sparkle to any LBD. Just the essentials We're in love with this adorable little BAGGU, which has room for your smartphone, a few tubes of make-up, ID, cards and cash. Long enough to be worn cross-body, the BAGGU Mini Purse is our new party favorite. Ultra Minimalist Celebrate ultra light with just a card holder. This chic version by BAGGU has...

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WILCO LIFE Holiday Gift Guide '17

Our team has compiled the ultimate gift guide for everyone on your list! We've hand-picked our favorite bags and accessories for every budget. The Jet Setter The friend who is always on-the-go.  She dashes out of the office Friday afternoon, and comes back Monday with stories of adventures. These are our top picks for the globetrotter in your life. The Creative The artistic, free-spirited relative that you can count on to show up to the holiday party wearing the latest trends - she never shies away from making statement. Here are our suggestions for the Creative. Sisters-in-Arms Finding purses and bags that are compliant for wear in uniform is a tough task! We’ve simplified this with a curated selection here....

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Celebrating the Army PT Ponytail!

What better way to enjoy Summer Solstice in Alaska than a run in the midnight sun on the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail! Even though it was overcast, Anchorage had more than 19 hours of daylight June 21, when the sun’s zenith was at its furthest point from the equator. I was also celebrating the new Army Regulation released this past spring that allows female Soldiers to wear a ponytail in PTs. Previously, those of us with long locks had to secure our hair in a tight bun while wearing the physical training uniform. The Coastal Trail I ran winds along the Cook Inlet coastline. Eleven miles of paved path stretch from downtown Anchorage to the Kincaid Park chalet. This is my favorite training ground in Anchorage to prepare...

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