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  • International Travel

    Get up and personal with Australian wildlife!

    Upon the many activities to do in Australia, we found a place where the public could get up and personal with the Australian wildlife. We found an interactive zoo! Although there are many zoos like this all over the globe, this is one of the few that includes kangaroos! Let’s face it! The main species that people want to see when they visit Australia are the kangaroos and koalas. The Oakvale Wildlife Park is located in Salt Ash NSW, Australia and is a perfect spot to attain quite an experience. Kangaroos are indigenous to Australia. Many Australians say that the kangaroos are just like the deer in America. They tend…

  • Jeep Life,  Jeep Maintenance

    How to change your Jeep Wrangler brake pads?

    Changing brake pads is an easy task and would take less than a day even for someone who doesn’t know what they’re doing. People typically replace their brake pads between 25,000 to 80,000 miles depending on how much wear has occurred. Some pads will last longer based on the material it is made of and the condition of your rotors. If your rotors are in a bad condition, then the pads will wear off quicker. What do you need? Lug nut key Jacks and stands New brake pads Gloves Brake cleaner Torque wrench 13 mm socket 15 mm wrench Breaker bar or lug wrench Caliper piston compression tool Locktite (Red)…

  • Jeep Life,  Jeep Maintenance,  Jeeps

    How to replace your Jeep Wrangler air filter?

    This is one of the easiest maintenance task to do for any jeep owner. Your air filter should typically be changed every 15,000 to 30,000 miles. I have provided instructions and the required tools to complete this job. If you have any questions don’t hesitate to ask. Tools: 10mm socket Wrench New air filter Step 1: Unlatch the hood and prop it up. Step 2: Locate the air box and then locate the clip that hold the filter cover. There are four clips that needs to be undone. Step 3: Once you have unlatched all four clips, then take the 10mm socket and wrench and undo the bolts just right…

  • Jeep Life

    Newcastle Beach in Australia

    Australia had some of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen in my life. The pictures posted were from Newcastle beach. Newcastle is the seventh largest city in Australia. Back in the day it was known as a mining city, but over a few years it has taken drastic changes. The Newcastle Beach attracts many surfers and sunbathers. The beach is kept clean and the sand feels absolutely amazing! During the afternoon, the beach does get a little busy. Facilities offered at this location includes, but are not limited to: Access for people with disability Accessible toilets Parking Picnic area Toilets and showers Kiosk Shade shelters Skate park Volleyball…

  • Jeep Life,  Jeep Maintenance,  Jeeps

    How to flush your Jeep Wrangler coolant?

    Every once in a while, a coolant flush should be completed in order to remove deposits or contaminants. The coolant may become contaminated if you are a  person that uses the Jeep off-roading quite often. I drive a 2017 Jeep Wrangler and below are steps on how to complete a flush (Please remember to use caution as the engine/coolant may be hot): Minimum Requirements: 5-Gallon bucket or catch pan Pliers 12 Quarts of Coolant (3.6L engines take 10.5 quarts) *Preferably Mopar OAT* 3-5 Gallons of distilled or deionized water Rubber/Latex gloves Eye protection Step 1: Pop open the hood of the Jeep. Step 2: Locate the coolant reservoir. Once you…

  • Jeep Life,  Life

    5 Ways to Live Without Regret

    It’s hard to keep regret out of your life. No matter where you find yourself today, there’s a chance that you’ll have certain things you wish you did differently. When you strive to look at your situation with a different perspective, you’ll gain a better understanding of life and you’ll learn to live without regret. While you won’t be able to completely eliminate regret in your life, you can take steps to reduce it. Strive to keep your life organized, practice changing your mindset about certain things, and live your life your way. Mindset Sure, there are many things I wish I could have changed (especially something more serious than…

  • Foodies

    What Summer Produce Could You Grow in Alaska?

    There is no doubt that most things in Alaska are more expensive than the rest of the United States. The cost of living here is ridiculously high, but sacrifices are made due to the love of the state. Fresh produce is one of the most highly priced items in the market. Companies have to preserve the produce, package, and ship them. Getting the vegetables here is the most time consuming process since we are a couple thousand miles away from the closest US state. Saving a little bit of money is always good, so when it is warm enough outside, many of the residents decide to grow their own garden…

  • Travel

    Shopping Online in Alaska

    Alaska has been such an amazing adventure for the past two years. There are many activities to do especially during the summer, but of course it has its downfall. Living in Fairbanks, a lot of people tend to take multiple trips down to Anchorage during this time of the year to purchase certain items. The state seems a bit slow when it comes to new products. I hear a lot of people talking about Amazon and the products they’ve been purchasing. Sometimes the only option to purchase something you want or need is online. Due to the state being so remote from the rest of the lower 48, it is…