MAUI ECO RETREAT : OJz Founders Review

Jane Baumgartner HAWAII, OJZ NEWZ, PARTNERS, REVIEWS 0 Comments

Let’s take a walk, where you “feel your feet”, pick fresh eggs in the morning, and hear the bamboo creek in the wind at night. There’s a place to stay in Maui, where if you want to truly disconnect yet reconnect, you can. Not to mention it’s only twenty minutes from the nearest grocery store, bars, and thai food trucks. …

I NOW PRONOUNCE YOU MR & MRS OUTDOOR JUNKIEZ

Jane Baumgartner LIFESTYLE + CULTURE, OJZ NEWZ 4 Comments

| SHARE WITH THE WORLD | To start off with, this was a very hands on, DIY wedding, with some of the most fantastic help out there. For anyone looking to have a wedding out here on Oahu, Kualoa Ranch is both affordable and stunning. There are several wedding venues at the ranch, however the Paliku Gardens was an instant …

PATAGONIA T0 DONATE 100% OF SALES TO CHARITY ON BLACK FRIDAY

DrewFarwell CONSERVATION, LIFESTYLE + CULTURE, OJZ NEWZ, ORGANIZATIONS, PARTNERS 0 Comments

SHARE WITH THE WORLD Perusing the internet of things, Jane (new wife and co-founder of OJz) and I stumbled across this year’s big OUTDOOR INDUSTRY, Black Friday, F*CK YOU. REI most recently sent the consumer world buzzing when they decided to #OptOutside. This was the campaign where REI shut their doors on Black Friday and told people to simply, GO …

DRONE PILOT TASERED at Volcanoes Nat’l Park

DrewFarwell LIFESTYLE + CULTURE, OJZ NEWZ 0 Comments

So, this actually happened. Last Sunday, Hawaii resident Travis Sanders, his daughter and other lava enthusiasts were taking in the amazing view of the rising lava lake at Halema’uma’u Crater. While most lava onlookers were snapping sub-par photos with their conventional DSLRs, $1,000 telephoto lenses and iphones, Mr.Sanders decided to literally “elevate” the photo game with his trendy new drone. Piloted …

KELLY SLATER: WHAT IS SUCCESS?

DrewFarwell LIFESTYLE + CULTURE, OJZ NEWZ

Drew Farwell What is success? Really? For every person it can be measured differently: money, houses, wives, world titles, but for one of my biggest mentors, Kelly Slater, success is simply “getting better”. I like that. It’s intangible and refreshing coming from a guy who is not only the best human ever to ride a surfboard, but has been successful …

HOW TO SIMPLIFY YOUR LIFE: THE OJZ WAY

OutdoorJunkiez LIFESTYLE + CULTURE, OJZ NEWZ 0 Comments

“The hardest thing in the world is to simplify your life, it’s so easy to make it complex.” This quote was pulled from a captivating documentary 180 Degrees South, by none other than the creator of Patagonia, Yvon Chouinard.   This phrase is amongst several that Yvon drops in with his conversation, that are so basic and relatable, that we …