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York Barbell Pro Series 204 Barbell Support

York Barbell Pro Series 204 Support Review

If you’ve ever thought about creating your own workout area at home and want to either squat or bench press, …

York Barbell STS Flat-to-Incline Bench Review

York Barbell STS Flat-to-Incline Bench Review

I have a heated area in my shed that I use for weightlifting. During this pandemic, it has been a …

How to prevent a Silent Runner from loosening

How to Prevent a Silent Runner from Loosening

My hamster Cooty loves to run at night. I purchased a 9” Silent Runner Wheel from Exotic Nutrition about a …

Lifetime Tahoma Kayak Review

My wife and I recently got into kayaking and purchased 2 Lifetime 100 Sit-on-Top kayaks at a local Walmart. Due …

SPIbelt

SPIbelt Features and a Review

I’m a pretty active guy. Between lifting weights, hiking, walking, and riding my bike I guess I really didn’t need …

TaoTronics TT-DL072 LED Floor Lamp

A TaoTronics TT-DL072 LED Floor Lamp is a Great Value

A TaoTronics TT-DL072 LED Floor Lamp is a great option if you are looking for a sleek, feature-rich LED floor …

DIY/Home and Garden

DIY Under Deck Water Diversion Project

When we bought our Octagon house over 3 years ago in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, we knew at …

A Practical Roof Cleaning Solution for an Ugly Roof

This blog is geared toward practical solutions, and I certainly have one, a roof cleaning solution, for you with this …

Firewood Log Rack

Unboxing and Assembling the Regal Flame 8’ Firewood Log Rack

I love firewood! It can be hardwood that I use in my fireplace inside my house or it can be …

Insulate a Shed Ceiling

How to Insulate a Shed Ceiling

As I wrote in this article on insulating my shed walls, a little over a year ago I purchased a …

Generator Oil Change | Generac RS5500

I became intimately familiar with my Generac RS5500 generator last week. You see, where I live which is in the …

How to Insulate Shed Walls

How to Insulate Shed Walls

A little over a year ago, I purchased a Rinnai EX08CTP Propane Heater for my 12’ X 20’ shed. I …

Health Related

Prostate Cancer – Dealing with the Diagnosis

This is part 1 in a series of articles dealing with prostate cancer and my first-hand experiences with receiving the …

How to Stay Healthy at Work

How to Stay Healthy at Work 10 Different Ways

This is a guest post by Ryan Avila. If you’d like to guest post on this blog, click here. How …

Girl with Weight

Don't Join that Gym Just Yet! Read this First

I consider myself a gym rat.  I’ve been working out regularly since forever and during that time I’ve been a …

Septoplasty

Septoplasty – Day of my Surgery

This is Part 2 in a series of articles dealing with septoplasty surgery and my first-hand experience with preparing for …

Hiking Safety Tips

5 Hiking Safety Tips

Hiking is a tremendous activity to do either by yourself, or with your family. Everyone should be aware of hiking safety …

Recovering from Septoplasty Surgery

Recovering from Septoplasty Surgery

This is Part 3 in a series of articles dealing with septoplasty surgery and my first-hand experience with preparing for …