Nicole Ahlering

Editor

Nicole is a Senior Content Specialist whose writing passion ranges from national recycling initiatives to how to find the perfect Christmas tree. She loves her dog more than most people, and she subsists almost entirely on iced coffee. When she’s not copy editing and researching for Your Best Digs, she’s usually curled up in bed with a good book or outside exploring nature.

Nicole is a Senior Content Specialist whose writing passion ranges from national recycling initiatives to how to find the perfect Christmas tree. She loves her dog more than most people, and she subsists almost entirely on iced coffee. When she’s not copy editing and researching for Your Best Digs, she’s usually curled up in bed with a good book or outside exploring nature.

Nicole's articles

  • The Best Women’s Toiletry Bag

    Lermende

    We tested the ten most popular toiletry bags for women on Amazon to find the best. If you want a simple, see-through bag that gets you through airport security quickly, we recommend the Lermende - Clear Toiletry Bag as the best toiletry bag for women. Our runner up is the Expert Travel - Hanging Toiletry Bag.

  • The Best Sleep Mask

    Bucky - 40 Blinks

    We took the top sleep masks on the market to bed to find out which block light the best without being uncomfortable. After hours of snoozing, we found that the Bucky - 40 Blinks was the clear winner.

  • The Best Pens

    Pilot - G2

    After weeks writing with the most popular pens on the market, we've determined that the Pilot - G2 is the best.

  • The Best Mechanical Pencil

    Pentel - Quicker Clicker

    We spent weeks testing 16 of the top mechanical pencils and found that the Pentel – Quicker Clicker is the overall best mechanical pencil. This attractive higher-end mechanical pencil, which costs just a few dollars, is easy to refill and a pleasure to use. We especially liked its side-click lead advance feature. The Uni-ball – […]

  • the best steam irons by Your Best Digs
    The Best Steam Iron

    Rowenta - DW5080 Focus

    We spent 45+ hours researching and testing steam irons and reached out to fashion design and sewing professionals to get their opinions and found the best steam iron for clothes to be a high-performing unit from Rowenta.

  • The Best Book Light

    LuminoLite

    After weeks spent researching and reading before bed, we’ve determined that the LuminoLite – Rechargeable LED is the best book light.

  • The Best Planners for 2018

    Erin Condren

    After having highly organized marketing professionals test and rate 8 different options, we were able to make our final picks for best planner.