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Klean Kanteen Insulated Bottle

Coffe is delicious, right? Maybe you fancy some hot tea?  Iced tea? Oh, you simply like ice water to be cold…or you like hot water to stay hot? Well, the Klean Kanteen Insulated Water Bottle is an awesome answer.  Made

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Klean Kanteen Stainless Steel Pint Cups

Ever drop a glass at home?  The office?  What happened? It broke.  Admit it.  We’ve all done it. Ever consumed something out of a red Solo cup?  (or equivalent!) You threw it away, didn’t you?  Admit it.  We’ve all done it.

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Casio Protrek PRW-5000Y

Casio PRW-5000Y Watch Image

Behind all great people who are on-time comes a great watch, right?  Well, Just{elation} has started another long term review of the Casio Protrek PRW-5000Y, an ABC (altimeter, barometer, compass) wrist watch powered by the sun…or lamp in your room…or…well, anything

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Timbuk2 Tandem Pannier

With gas prices constantly on the rise, cycling is continually growing as one way to combat the battle at the gas pump.  Cycling is a great way to beat several battles in fact…it’s excellent exercise (fitness = lower health bills),

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Fitbit Zip

Walkers will love the new Fitbit Zip, as will geeks…and kids…and the elderly.  This new advanced level pedometer tracks your steps, distance walked, calories burned, has a built in clock, and has a fancy motivating happy/smily face. To start using

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Fenix LD22 Flashlight

Realistically everyone needs a good flashlight in their lives.  The question always comes down to which one is best for each person’s needs.  Just{elation} came across a great multi-use flashlight, the Fenix LD22. The Fenix brand is quickly making it’s

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CRKT Van Hoy On Fire Knife

It was 6 months ago when Just{elation} acquired a knife made by Columbia River Knife & Tool Company.  Their Van Hoy On Fire folding pocket knife with a straight (non-serrated) blade to be exact.  It was designed by award winning

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Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Insert

With the ongoing review of the Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bag, has gone so well thus far, that it was time to increase the testing.  Therefore, may I introduce you to the Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Insert.  An add-on to their Classic

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REI Traverse PowerLock Trekking Poles

Adjustable.  Light.  Comfortable.  Renewable.  Back Saving. Sometimes a product doesn’t point any one direct place to start with a review.  Upon first look, the Traverse PowerLock Trekking poles by REI are a decent eye catcher with their cork grips, external

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Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bag (Medium)

With bicycle commuting becoming more and more popular, quality products to carry your documents, laptops, pens, papers, phones, …well, you get the point…for all the things you’ll need at the office or wherever you’re heading, you’ll want some way to

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