Product Review: Rugged Ridge Heat Reduction Hood

One of the biggest concerns I have had with the JK platform was under hood heat.  The engine bays (in both the 3.8 and 3.6 variants) are super cramped, and we push our Jeeps when offroading, especially in hot and dusty places like Moab or the Rubicon. I was really excited when Rugged Ridge sent … Continue reading Product Review: Rugged Ridge Heat Reduction Hood

Product Review: Rugged Ridge XHD Wheels

**UPDATED 9/2015** I have had these wheels and rings for a while now and the wheels are still in perfect condition, save a trip down the Rubicon, A week in Moab, and even a run on Crushers here at home.  While the rock rings are really torn up (that’s their job!) I will be replacing … Continue reading Product Review: Rugged Ridge XHD Wheels

Trail Recipe: “Ruburritos” for Breakfast

When jeeping for a long period of time, nothing is more important than a hearty breakfast.  On our recent trip along the Rubicon Trail, we woke to a chilly Sierra morning and I decided to warm up with some breakfast burritos. These are a twist of my friend Andy’s amazing breakfast burritos from Moab. So what … Continue reading Trail Recipe: “Ruburritos” for Breakfast

Trail Review: Golden Spike [UTAH]

Golden Spike trail is part of the trifecta of trails in Moab which consists of Gold Bar Rim, Golden Spike, and most of Poison Spider. On our recent mantrip to Moab, Andy and I actually ran all three of these trails (alone) and (almost)without incident.  There were many cases where we took the easier option … Continue reading Trail Review: Golden Spike [UTAH]

Product Review: ARB 50QT. Fridge/Freezer (aka ‘The Vegan Savior’)

There are many cases today that the adage “you get what you pay for” really applies.  However, it seems the only time that logic applies is when you are contemplating a pretty expensive purchase.  Hence this review of the ARB 50 quart Fridge Freezer. As a Jeeper, I must say that having an actual refrigerator … Continue reading Product Review: ARB 50QT. Fridge/Freezer (aka ‘The Vegan Savior’)