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  • 6 Must-Have Bug-Out Bag Items

    Whether it's a hurricane on the Gulf Coast, tornadoes in the Dust Bowl, raging wildfires out west, or some other natural disaster or emergency event, you never know when you might have to suddenly evacuate your home. Rather than being caught unprepared, putting together a "bug-out bag" ahead of time could mean the difference between surviving and perishing. A bug-out bag is a portable tote that contains enough supplies for you to survive longer depending on what you pack.
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  • 4 Supplies That Will Make Your Fishing Charter Trip More Memorable

    If you are vacationing somewhere new, and you love to fish, it can be difficult to discover the best fishing spots on your own. A great way to get a handle on the local fishing culture is by taking a fishing charter. This allows you to find out where the fish hide out and saves you from renting and navigating new waters on your own. Make your fishing charter trip more memorable by bringing along the right supplies, such as:
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  • Tips For Buying Your First Boat

    If you enjoy spending time on the water, renting a boat can be an unreliable and expensive option. Making the investment of buying a boat can help you to address these issues, but this purchase can be very different the other items that you may have purchased. Due to this limited experience, there are some oversights that you may make as you evaluate potential boats for sale: Inspect The Condition Of The Hull
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  • Three Unique Types Of Vacation Rentals To Consider Visiting

    If you're a frequent traveler, you might spend so many nights at hotels and motels that you wish to change things up. One way to accomplish this goal and breathe new life into your travels is to book some nights at one or more vacation rentals. Many websites allow you to browse a wide range of private vacation home rentals, so you'll have no trouble finding something that ranges from slightly unique to wildly different.
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  • Rely On These Snacks To Keep You On Track With Weight Loss

    Regardless of the specific details of the nutrition plan that you're following, you likely have a goal as to why you're eating in this manner. For many people, a carefully developed nutrition plan is integral to losing weight. While the plan may focus on healthy and nourishing options for meals, you want to ensure that your snacking doesn't get you off track. Even if you eat three healthy meals per day, you may not achieve your desired result of losing weight if your snacks are less than optimal.
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  • Custom Leotard Adornments For Exhibitions

    When it comes to dressing your little gymnast for an exhibition, there may be a bit more flexibility with leotards and accessories than at competitions. If you want to give your gymnast a custom look to help show off her moves, here are a few options to consider. Crystal Accents Crystals and rhinestones are used to give gymnastics leotards a glittering look. They reflect beautifully in the light, helping to highlight the complicated moves your gymnast performs on the floor, beam, or uneven bars.
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  • 5 Essentials For Your Next Outdoor Adventure

    If you are planning your first outdoor adventure, whether it is something as simple as a day hike or something more complex like a paddling trip, knowing the basics to take with you can be overwhelming. No matter what type of adventure you have planned, there are some essentials that you should never leave home without. The following can help you get them all together: #1: Navigation The type of navigation aids you bring depends on your adventure.
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  • SCUBA Divers Better Be Prepared . . . Or Else!

    In the movie A Little Mermaid,  a small crab sings a song praising the wonders of life "Under the Sea." Thanks to the invention of Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus (SCUBA) people have been able to dive down and experience these wonders, too. But specialized equipment is not the only thing necessary to make diving successful. It is critical that divers be properly trained in order to safely participate.   There is a saying that Mother Nature ( Mother Ocean in this case) is wonderful, but if you make her mad, she will kill you.
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  • Three Boat Care Mistakes To Avoid With Your First Boat

    As the new owner of a center console boat, you want to make sure it is well cared for. Unfortunately, it is all too easy to make a mistake when you are new to boat ownership. Knowing what these mistakes are can help you avoid them, so continue reading to learn more. #1: Using household cleaners to wash the boat There aren't any regular household cleaners suitable for boat care. For example, many glass cleaners contain ammonia, which can harm the coating on the plexiglass windshields of most boats.
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  • Three Items You Should Never Go Into The Wilderness Without

    Even if you're relatively new to outdoor recreational pursuits, you're probably already aware of certain must-have items such as a good first aid kit, sunscreen, and extra food, but you may not have completely thought through your list of items that you should never go into the wilderness without. Following are three things that can help keep you safe and may even prove invaluable if you happen to lose your way or become injured on the trail.
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