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roadtrip coming up cricket is packed up tight gonna have some fun  

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Chopsticks or refrigerator? Refrigerator. Ahh. The miracle of the Google. I searched  “engel cricket” and found these lost gentlemen. I think the soul of English Cricket is likely a Cricket trailer with a trusty Engel MT45 inside –  classic, exciting, rugged, sticking around for another century. THAT is an “Engel Cricket”. THIS is a Cricket with […]

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What is a word that means ‘rowdy order’, the good sort of mayhem?  maybe it is just ‘life’ or simply ‘nature’….. We at TAXA are in the process of growing, moving to a larger and wonderful new facility and keeping production going all at once. It feels like mayhem but is in fact a rowdy […]

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  photography by jonathan corcutt

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Cricket will be stationed at the Euphoria Music Festival this Friday – Sunday. Come enjoy the tunes, see the brand new Cricket Sport, and meet the winners of the #campwithcricket contest.

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Dear Diary Blog, We have been very busy. I suppose I should embrace this. On April first we took control of our new factory! A rather larger spot, one building instead of three, a fenced yard, 6 freakin loading docks (maybe overkill as our products have wheels), a picnic table. That means we are growing […]

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[This series focuses on those individuals, products, or companies which are taking a new perspective on the age old practice of camping] A few weeks ago we wrote about high altitude tenting at a European resort. If that was too far or too high, this weeks Camp Different is for you. Tentsile specializes in suspended […]

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Ucluelet BC = 50, Anchor Bay, CA = 54 These are the last two places I have been swimming. Those are today’s temperatures but I don’t think they change much over the year’s course.         How do you feel about cold water? I like it. I am trying to teach my children to […]

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Here is my question of the morning: Why do station wagons and SUVs have rear windshield wipers but not sedans? Is it not a comforting thought to think that we can all see out the back of our car equally well? Who is being smarter / safer? Are we being sold styling or safety? I […]

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