I love camping; I really do, but one thing that drives me to absolute distraction about the experience is the frustrating, arduous, and life-sucking process known as ‘setting up the tent.’ All those poles and stakes and tie-downs make me crazy. I usually end up kicking things into the lake and huffing off while my hubby deals with the tent. Thank goodness Alberto Caputo has come up with a nice, sturdy, serious-as-heart-attack beauty that literally pops up out of a box.

Designed to take adventuring in ‘extreme’ locales, you just drag this baby anywhere and hit the button, as it were. Please, God, tell me it folds up just as easily, because I think I’m in love ...