Monthly Archives: March 2013

Chemex Drip Coffee Brewer

Admit it…you’re a coffee addict.  We all are, it’s ok… But how you brew your coffee may be how you get judged.  Do you spend $3 on regular coffee at Starbucks…or do you drop that cash at a local independently owned

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Posted in Around The House, Cutlery / Utensils, Gear

OluKai ‘Ohana Sandals

Absolutely everyone needs quality sandals…’er…flip flops? Call them ‘slippers’ if you care to…but for now, we’ll refer to them as Flops…because that’s just fun! When searching for new Flops, your search can begin and end with one company…OluKai.  The name

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Posted in Casual Outdoor, Clothing, Footwear & Socks

Fitbit One

A while back we reviewed the Fitbit Zip, a colorful, high tech pedometer that is pretty awesome to say the least.  Well, with all good things, comes something even better! So lift your glass to the Fitbit One, dubbed an

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Posted in Electronics, Fitness, Gear, Reviews

Mountain Hardwear Beemer Jacket

What do you want in a good softshell jacket? Wind Resistent? Water Resistant? Lightweight? Well, welcome to the Mountain Hardwear Beemer Jacket!  A softshell jacket with incredible quality shown in the seams and stitching details no matter where you look.

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Posted in Casual Outdoor, Clothing, Hiking, Jackets, Reviews

Icebreaker Tech T Lite Short Sleeve Shirt

Icebreaker makes good stuff.  End of story. Oh, you want more information on the Icebreaker Tech T Lite Short Sleeve Shirt?  Ok…since you asked…Icebreaker makes most of their gear using Merino Wool.  They’ve done a great system with all their

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Posted in Clothing, Reviews, Shirts

Icebreaker Hike+ Crew Socks

You’ve got to know when enough is enough buying socks.  Here at Just{elation} we love some Merino Wool socks, so cheers to starting a review of the Icebreaker Hike+ Crew Socks. In a word: Comfortable. …or durable… …or not smelly…

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Posted in Clothing, Footwear & Socks, Reviews

Smartwool Midweight Wool Sweater

Smartwool has been a leader in the Merino Wool market since 1994 when they got their start in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.  The company was acquired by the Timberland Company in 2005.  In their lineup is the Smartwool Midweight Crew Sweater, one of

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Posted in Clothing, Reviews, Shirts

Mountain Hardwear Mountain Tech Jacket

You want a windproof fleece jacket?  No problem.  That’s what the designers of the Mountain Hardwear Mountain Tech Jacket must have been after!  With Mountain Hardwear’s AirShield Core liner, go ahead and face the arctic winds with this jacket, remembering some

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Posted in Clothing, Jackets

NiteRider Lumina 650 Bike Light

When certain gear stands out leaps and bounds ahead of anything you’ve ever used, it’s impressive.  Today that’s the NiteRider Lumina 650 Wireless Headlight.  After using it for the first time after dark last night, it shined as one…no…as THE

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Posted in Commuting, Cycling, Electronics, Gear, Reviews

Sanuk Pick Pocket Sandals

Sometimes things last forever, other things don’t.  After 4 beloved years of backyard BBQ’s and thrashing city streets, my beloved Sanuk Pick Pocket Sandals are fairly well done with.  Don’t get me wrong, I still have them…and until there is

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Posted in Casual Outdoor, Clothing, Footwear & Socks, Reviews