We did a review of the Colby Valve Emergency Valve back in May of last year after putting them to use … Continue reading Review Update: Colby Valve
One of the most common modifications done to an offroad vehicle is the tires, and like many things in life, modifications on a vehicle have consequences. When our rig rolled off the assembly line it was equipped with a 285/70/r17 AT tire which specs out to 32.7 inches or a small “33”. For a factory tire, it is a pretty respectable size and on a short wheel base vehicle, they can be quite capable, but we don’t have a short wheelbase vehicle. This is one of a number of reasons that we went to a much larger 37×12.5r17 Falken Wildpeak MT01 tire, and that change lead to a lack of sleep. Continue reading “How the Wilco Hitchgate helped me sleep like a baby.”
Giving birth and raising a child is intimidating enough, WITHOUT worrying about the financial ramifications. We were concerned about money, but that’s really not any different from how we were before, and we knew that we would make it work. Our little bundle was worth every bit of the struggle. I am a die hard bargain hunter, and pretty darn good at stretching a buck, so I knew I could help save in places that Cris wasn’t familiar with, without much trouble. Besides, if we could save a little on things like toys, clothes, and diapers, we could have some extra for memory making trips.
Here are some of the ways we have come up with thus far.
I was very lucky to be part of an amazing trip with our partner Falken Tire traveling across Arizona en … Continue reading Falken Tire – The Journey is the Adventure
We hope everyone had a fantastic Memorial Day, while remembering those who have fallen for our country.
We spent our time just out side of Big Bear near Rose Mine, with some great friends.
Last weekend we were lucky enough to be a part of the 7th annual American Adventurist SoCal Desert Rendezvous held … Continue reading 2017 American Adventurist SoCal Desert Rendezvous
My whole life, we have had down sleeping bags for camping… it has been drilled into my thick skull that … Continue reading Review – Teton Sports Sleeping Bag