CategorySports/Hobbies

Powerbocking – An Introduction

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In today’s world of big cities, tall buildings and large populations it was possibly inevitable that a range of new ‘urban’ sports would emerge. First there was skating and rollerblading which today are huge industries with whole parks dedicated to them and huge televised spectator competitions. Then came ‘parkour’ and ‘free running’, which essentially...

Balancing Sports and Academics

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Whether it’s Jr. High or college, the students are always given a label. The jocks are known as the cool kids while the smart ones are known as the nerds. It seems so black and white; you’re either one or you’re the other. This really does not have to be the case. The straight-A student can also be the one who gets a football scholarship. It is possible to juggle sports and academics and excel in...

An Introduction to Sewing

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Sewing is a highly useful skill that can help you to do lots of different things – sewing patterns and names into clothes for instance to personalise them (or to help school children to stop losing them), to create new items, or to repair holes and tears in favourites. Here we shall look at how to get started sewing so that you can easily do all of those things. What You Will Need First of all...

Choosing a Game Console

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Choosing a game console whether for yourself or as for a gift for someone else is something that can prove quite difficult and provide a bit of a challenge if you do not know about all of the differences between the different systems. Here we will look at the various different consoles available and how they vary, which will hopefully help you to start gaming on a system that is suited to your...

Photography as a Hobby

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Photography is a great hobby that many people enjoy and that has a lot of uses. The ability to get a great photograph certainly isn’t something anyone can do and if you have a good eye, the right skills and some good equipment it can be an excellent way to create the kinds of artistic images that will look like they were created by professionals and ensure you and your friends look great...

Retro Gaming

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Retro gaming is a big hobby for lots of people that have a soft spot for the era in computer games when things were simple and you only had to remember three buttons and when the graphics had a certain amount of charm due to their rugged looks. Retro gaming for most of us means going back to our youth and getting to experience the games that once made us incredibly impressed but now at no expense...

Little Tikes Basketball Hoop for Fun and Child Development

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Little Tikes Basketball Hoop has left behind heaps of happy faces amongst parents who are always seen on the hunt for good recreational activities to please their kids. As such, Little Tikes Basketball Hoop is a great playful tool, which can be placed in most surroundings such as your home, backyard, garden, basement, etc. Most parents are seen joining their children in the activity, thus giving...

Cheap Outdoor Summer Activities for Kids

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Having a great time with your kids can prove to be an expensive treat, unless you equip yourself with adequate information on cheap outdoor summer activities for kids. With the summer heat engulfing our lives, it’s always a great idea to provide your kids with activities which involves having fun with water. You can set up small pool which includes a sheet of plastic for sliding, so that your...

Fun Winter Outdoor Activities for Kids

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Winter is the coldest time of the year. It is also the best time to play and have fun because aside from the nice weather, it is also the best time since this is the vacation time for kids. They can play and have fun limitless because they don’t need to go to school the next day and worry about their assignments. There are lots of activities to start with, all you need to do is choose among the...

How to Make a Kids Garden

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If you love gardening, you can introduce your kids to this kind of hobby too. Kids like to do a lot of things with their hands and gardening is one way to help them keep busy and also learn about things that keep them interested. Your kids may be curious enough to discover how living things like plants grow and how they would be a part of the whole gardening project you have in mind. If you have...

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