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Rotomolded Coolers by Blue Coolers, Review and First Impressions
Rotomolded Coolers by Blue Coolers, Review and First Impressions

Rotomolded Coolers by Blue Coolers, Review and First Impressions

I’ve been seeing sponsored posts on Facebook promoting an affordable roto-molded Ice Vault 50 Cooler by Blue Coolers. Sure enough, it caught my attention and piqued my interest. I searched high and low for Blue Coolers reviews but could not find any, so this may be the first.

Yakima OffGrid Rooftop Cargo Basket on a 3rd Gen Prius
Yakima OffGrid Rooftop Cargo Basket on a 3rd Gen Prius

Yakima OffGrid Rooftop Cargo Basket on a 3rd Gen Prius

Yakima OffGrid Rooftop Cargo Basket, Medium The Yakima OffGrid Rooftop Cargo Basket was first announced by Yakima in the summer of 2017. The original release time frame was Fall, notably October, of 2017. This did not happen. In fact, it…

Observed Increase in Fuel Efficiency For the 2012 Prius Follow Up
Observed Increase in Fuel Efficiency For the 2012 Prius Follow Up

Observed Increase in Fuel Efficiency For the 2012 Prius Follow Up

Here’s a follow up to the original post regarding fuel efficiency improvements after performing major maintenance services. In addition to the following services, DIY: How to Replace the Spark Plugs On a 3rd Gen Prius (2010-2015) DIY: How to Replace…

DIY: How to Perform Tire Rotation on Your Prius, Prius c
DIY: How to Perform Tire Rotation on Your Prius, Prius c

DIY: How to Perform Tire Rotation on Your Prius, Prius c

The tires on your Prius or Prius c and pretty much any passenger class vehicle should be rotated every 5,000 to 10,000 miles to promote even tire thread wear. Do it yourself in 30~45 minutes with basic tools and put that $25~$50 back in your pocket.

Smoking Spare Ribs on My Lunch Break Using iKAMAND
Smoking Spare Ribs on My Lunch Break Using iKAMAND

Smoking Spare Ribs on My Lunch Break Using iKAMAND

With the iKAMAND, BBQ ribs for dinner on a weeknight is now possible and the ribs will be ready by the time I return home from work. In this article, I write about my experiencing using the iKAMAND remotely from my work to control pit temperature and prepare dinner a few miles away.

Smart BBQ Controller iKAMAND – Unboxing and Setup Guide
Smart BBQ Controller iKAMAND – Unboxing and Setup Guide

Smart BBQ Controller iKAMAND – Unboxing and Setup Guide

So what is an iKAMAND? The iKAMAND is a smart temperature controller and monitoring accessory developed by Kamado Joe in conjunction with Desora amidst a growing market of barbecue grill temperature controller and monitoring devices. This is a short unboxing, installation and set up guide.