It’s 2017! Nothing helps you keep those New Year’s resolutions like shiny new stuff
YOU WANT TO START RUNNING: Apple Watch Nike+
The much-hyped Nike-branded Apple watch features different watch faces and a lightweight, breathable watchband. Runners will love the brighter display and built-in GPS, which lets you track your pace, distance and route, even if you don’t actually have your iPhone with you.
YOU WANT TO JUMP-START YOUR WORKOUTS: Tangram Factory Smart Jump Rope
Forget your boring elementary school jump rope: this super-smart LED-embedded jump rope has the ability to count and display your jumps. Talk about taking a simple workout to the next level!
YOU WANT TO EAT HEALTHIER: Oster My Blend Personal Blender
Those big plans to eat healthier this year can quickly be forgotten as the pace of life picks up. Stay on track: This nifty gadget can blend a healthy shake or smoothie in a BPA-free sports bottle that doubles as an on-the-go cup.
YOU WANT TO BE LESS STRESSED: Saje Pocket Pharmacy
Saje’s ‘Stress Release’ roll-on oil is made from a blend of plant-derived essential oils and pure ingredients that promise to help reduce anxiety and relieve tension. Pick up the stress-busting blend along with Peppermint Halo, Immune, Eater’s Digest and Pain Release in Saje’s Natural Wellness Pocket Pharmacy.
YOU WANT TO TRAVEL: Rimowa Topas Multiwheel Electronic Tag
$1,190 (model featured; 68 x 45 x 28.5 cm)
A fabulous must have for the avid traveller. Rimowa’s latest innovation replaces conventional paper tags with a digital data module that is integrated into the suitcase. This means that (with select airlines) owners can use their smartphones to check in their bags in from the comfort of their home.
YOU WANT TO BE YOUR BEST SELF: Tools Of Titans by Tim Ferriss
A compilation of hundreds of interviews with world-class performers, celebrities, athletes, biochemists, commanders and more, featuring daily tools and tactics they use in their lives. As Ferriss writes, “It’s changed my life, and I hope the same for you.”
YOU WANT TO BE MORE RELAXED: Bed Of Nails Acupressure Mat
Born out of the ancient yogic healing tradition, this acupressure mat is designed for modern-day use. Almost 9,000 non-toxic plastic spikes gently relieve tension from the body and may help induce deep relaxation, relieve pain, promote sleep, and improve overall energy and happiness. (Pillow also available; $50)
You Want To Treat Yourself: Traditional Hammam and Gommage Treatment
Those looking for an indulgent escape may want to look to the Miraj Hammam Spa inside Toronto’s Shangri-La Hotel. Their signature Hammam and Gommage is a steam and body exfoliation experience that combines authentic traditions of the Middle East with luxurious products from French skincare brand Caudalie.