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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
To build a pond that will allow fish to thriv (more…)
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…)
The world is a dangerous place. For those that work a dangerous field, the right equipment can be the one thing standing between a person and death. Body armor for police knows this and prepares for this with state-of-the-art materials that can withstand punctures, heavy temperatures and extreme conditions. A tactical plate carrier, steel-toed boots […]
When you think about it…most of the world’s cultures have some connection to the water. After all, it’s estimated as much as 90% of the Earth’s surface is covered in oceans. Why wouldn’t boating, fishing, swimming, surfing and diving be some of the most ancient and beloved ways of enjoying the great outdoors? When you […]
Water sports are an entertaining and athletic way to enjoy the summer water. Watersports include water skiing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, tubing, and even kayaking. In just 2016, 13.8% of the U.S. population six and up participated in water sports. Wakeboarding is one of the most common water sports. In 2015, over 3.2 million people participated […]