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Answering Some Commonly Asked Questions About Your Gun’s Ammunition

2 May 2017
Recreation & Sports, Blog

A gun you have at home, whether it's used for hunting, home defence, or just scaring away pests on your property, is only as good as its ammunition. Poor-quality ammunition that has degraded over the years can cause a misfire, meaning it doesn't actually leave the gun, causing the gun to jam. Your choice of ammunition size will also depend on the reason you want to own a gun. Note a few commonly asked questions about your gun's ammunition so you know to get the right type of gun for your intended use, and how to maintain that ammunition properly.
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4 Ways Kayaks Prove Superior to Stand-Up Paddleboards

24 March 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

Kayaks have been around for decades; in fact, they've been around in some form or another for centuries. However, people are now being tempted away from the kayak thanks to a newer recreational watercraft, namely the stand-up paddleboard (often abbreviated to SUP). There are plenty of reasons that using a SUP can be great. For example, they are easier to porter and often a lot cheap. That said, people looking to buy a watercraft can't really beat the versatility offered by a kayak.
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Storage Solutions for Even the Smallest of Caravan Trailers

22 March 2017
 Categories: , Blog

A caravan trailer is a great choice for families who need a budget-friendly solution for holidays, or for those who love the great outdoors but who don't want to necessarily sleep in a tent. One drawback to caravans, however, is that they are often lacking storage for all your essentials. Consider a few simple and affordable storage solutions that work for even the smallest of caravan trailers, so you know you're maximizing every available space and never need to leave any essentials behind.
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How To Clean Bird Muck Off Your Caravan Awning

24 February 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

Unfortunately, bird droppings on your caravan awning are an occupational hazard on most camping sites, especially if you pitch your van under trees to try to get some shade. It's really important that you get rid of the muck as quickly as possible, before the acid it contains causes permanent staining to the awning. Here's how to clean bird muck off your caravan awning (without resorting to shooting the offending birds!
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Perfecting a Slice Serve on Synthetic Grass Courts

20 January 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

When playing tennis on synthetic grass courts, a slice serve will prove to be a very effective weapon. Slice serves come at your opponent faster than flat or spin serves, making them much more difficult to return with accuracy. Because a good slice serve bounces to the side when it hits the ground, it can pull your opponent right out of the court, leaving you a clear court in which to kill the rally and win the point.
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About Me
Getting Overweight Kids Excited About Sports: Tips and Ideas

Hi, my name is Nicole. Before I had kids, I always thought it would be so easy. I hate to admit it, but there were many times pre-children that I looked at parents and thought I would never let my kids do this or that. However, let me tell you first hand that life isn't that simple. In spite of doing everything the same, I have one child who is average weight and another who is overweight. I work as hard as I can to educate my overweight child about healthy choices without making him feel bad. One area that I like to focus on is enticing my child to play sports. If you have an overweight child and you want to encourage him or her to play sports, explore my blog for ideas. Thanks for reading.