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Aside from shorter days and colder weather, winter is an exciting time of year between the holiday season and the winter sports season. Football, hockey, and basketball season are in full swing, along with the excitement of the holidays. As such, now is the perfect time to find the perfect gift for your loved ones, whether they’ve been naughty or nice.
Custom or personalized gifts make the perfect holiday presents due to their element of sentimentality. They’ll always be cherished and remembered. If you’re feeling stuck as to how or where to start your gift shopping, start by considering the personal likes and dislikes of the gifts’ recipients. For example, (more…)
Whether you have an existing body of water on your property or are looking to build a fishing habitat, you likely know that you can’t simply release different species of fish into the water and expect them to thrive. Instead, fish need either natural or artificial fish habitat structures that support their need to eat, seek shelter and more. But what do fish really want? Follow these tips to learn how to build a pond for happy fish on your land.
Start From the Beginning
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Shopping for gifts for a runner can be a challenge, and with the holiday season quickly approaching, now is the time to start working on present ideas. Instead of sticking to the usual gifts, like socks, shirts and shorts, why not try something a little different this year? Jewelry always makes a nice present, and jewelry for runners gives them a chance to show off their love of the sport and even their running accomplishments. The other great thing about running jewelry is that it does’t just have to be for women. Check out these different jewelry ideas for the runner in your life this holiday season:
Winter weight: many people gain it around the holiday season when food takes center stage. It’s easy for it to happen when there’s comfort food and maybe even a bit of booze at family get-togethers and office holiday parties. Winter is also a time when many Americans stay indoors, abandoning any outdoor physical activities they participated in during warmer weather. As a result, seasonal weight gain is common, and the average holiday weight gain is between one and five pounds depending upon how heavy a person already is. Come January 1st, many people seek solutions to shed some pounds.
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It’s that time of year again folks. The days are shorter, the air is colder, and the sound of jingle bells and Christmas music can be heard in nearly every retail store and shopping center. Christmas is just around the corner, so it’s time for Santa — or you — to starting thinking about who has been naughty or nice and find the perfect gift.
Giving is truly better than receiving, and giving custom gifts such as personalized tee shirts, are the perfect way to add a touch of sentimentality to your gift. Anyone can purchase a gift card and give it as a gift, yet not everyone can or will take the time to create a unique, personal gift that celebrates what’s important to the receiver.
Sports gifts and memorabilia have increased in the popularity over the course of the last decade. In fact, (more…)
How does ballistic body armor work? Body armor plates and tactical body armor is the very definition of technology and science colliding. Using the very best materials for the most hazardous of situations, these complex pieces of wearable equipment are often the only thing standing in-between a person and certain death when out on the […]
According to research done by the Pew Research Center, 3 in 10 American adults say that they currently own a gun. If you ask any American why they own guns, specifically pistols, one of the answers that you are most likely to receive is “for protection purposes.” In a world where times are constantly changing […]
Barbecuing is a big business in the United States. About 75% of American households now own a grill, according to the Hearth, Patio, and Barbecue Association, and 60% of us are grilling outside during every season of the year. With so many people grilling, it just makes sense that there are a lot of barbecue […]