Jandals and Jet Planes

Life & Adventures of a Kiwi Family in California

Visiting Mount Rushmore

Exploring the iconic monument of Mount Rushmore, South Dakota during our 2018 Summer Road Trip.


Art, Bats and Shoe Slides – Sheridan, Wyoming

Art, bats and shoe slides - the wild west town of Sheridan, Wyoming.

Eleven Highlights of our First Disneyland Experience

Eleven highlights from our first visit to Disneyland and California Adventure Park.

Custer’s Last Stand

It was time for an American history lesson, with a stop at the famous Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Montana. Also known as Custer's Last Stand.

Officially Amerikiwis

This month we've come to a interesting tipping point in our time spent in the USA - Amerikiwis...


Stumbling on a local festival in the Southern Montana city of Bozeman - fire stations, music and food.

The Distance…

Sometimes, the only way to feel close to NZ is to dip your toes in the Pacific Ocean on a west coast California beach, and this weekend, we needed to!

Kiwi Christmas Gift Exchange Dice Game

Here's a kiwi take on your usual Christmas gift exchange dice game, from Jandals and Jet Planes.

Ousel Falls Trail – Reminds Me Of Home

Here's why Big Sky, Montana and the Ousel Falls Trail reminds me of home...

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