Who wouldn’t love a soundtrack for their life? While creating that colossal playlist would be one rare accomplishment, creating a soundtrack for your road trip will be immediately gratifying. To get you started, here’s a list of ultimate road trip tracks to accompany your free wheelin’ adventures.
In the same way that the sunset is connected to the sunrise, we at just keep livin believe that giving is a natural part of living, which is why a portion of every purchase you make goes directly to the just keep livin Foundation, founded by Matthew and Camila McConaughey, to fund after-school programs. We have a hunch that you agree with our LIVIN and GIVIN philosophy, so here are a few ideas to spark your motivation.
These batter-dipped franks-on-a-stick got their popularity in the US in the ‘40s at state fairs and are now a street food and ballgame mainstay. National Corndog Day falls on the first Saturday of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, but you don’t have to wait for March Madness to enjoy this delicacy. Great for a party, quick dinner, or kids food, corn dogs are a craving-satisfier, and perfect for a charming summer day.
Every photo tells a story, and our photos tell the story of the just keep livin pulse. Made for everyday living, our fabrics, patterns and graphics are easy-going and comfortable, a natural choice for lounging, outings or wherever your journey takes you. As reflected in our photo shoots, just keep livin clothes lend themselves to life in the great outdoors.
With a baffling number of BBQ cook-offs each year, slow-smoked meat is certainly at home in America. Regional flare makes nationwide BBQ contests that much tastier. To rattle off just a few variances, you’ve got the mustard sauce of South Carolina, the thick and sweet BBQ made Kansas City style, Alabama’s white sauce mayo-vinegar combo, and East Texas’ preference for chopped, not sliced, meat.
Your hair’s windblown, you’re jamming to your favorite playlist and you see the green reflective signs clueing you in that your destination is nearing. Yes!
Your beard, like your car, needs an oil change once in a while. And no, French fry grease and bacon fat splatters don’t count. Homemade beard oil, on the other hand, is a clean and refreshing way to improve the look, feel and smell of your beard, and inevitably your face.
The good vibes you get from a PB&J while on the trail is a distinct type of happiness. You find yourself resting on broken rock, pumping your blood with glucose. You note the poplar trees tinkling like New Year’s Eve confetti, and spot a great blue heron on the lake’s distant edge. You’re far from your desk and there’s an innocent ant crawling across your knee. He wants your jelly drip.
Wandering America’s natural wonders is a pastime everyone can enjoy. Just remember that preparing for your own journey includes a long checklist of must-haves and, we’d argue, a few crucial leave-behinds. Starting with those modern distractions you complain about but can’t seem to part with. Ditch the smartphones, tablets and laptops for a few days. Cut the cord and bliss out. You won’t regret it.
Sporting his signature “alright” hat, McConaughey once again rolled into his Texas hometown. For a guy who believes in being at home in the world, it’s pretty fitting that the clothing line inspired by his lifestyle, just keep livin, would be sold out of an Airstream trailer- arguably the best travel companion on wheels.
Breakfast is daybreak, a new beginning, a fresh start. It’s optimism, the glass half-full and, most importantly, it’s deliciously filling. It starts off slow then revs you up.
Part of livin is givin back. So every purchase you make at just keep livin spreads back out into the community. It's a philosophy built right in to just keep livin. A part of our core. The pillar holding up our porch.
Just keep livin’s collection has always been about more than the clothes on your back. It’s about what’s in your head, what’s in your heart, and the things that get you out of bed every day. It’s a rugged collection crafted to accompany you on your own journey through life.