Now that the warmer weather is creeping back in, many motorcycle enthusiasts are choosing to bring their two-wheeled bikes back on the road. Unfortunately, motorcyclists are more than 20 times likely to die in a car crash than those who drive a car. Although there are various factors that can cause a motorcyclist to experience a crash, one likely cause is the bike's brake system. Pay Attention to Your Brake System [Read More]
How To Handle Ammunition Primers Safely: Guidelines For Protecting Life, Limb And Property
Reloading ammunition is a popular hobby in the United States, especially since some popular cartridge sizes have become difficult to find and others are prohibitively expensive. Reloading centerfire cartridges involves assembling a collection of varying components: bullets, cases, and powder are all necessary. However, an assembled cartridge is useless without a primer to start the detonation. No other gun reloading supplies, save powder, are as potentially hazardous as primers; in fact, careless handling of primers can be deadly and destructive. [Read More]
Newly Blended Family? Creative Ways To Foster Family Togetherness That Kids Will (Secretly) Love!
After going through a difficult relationship and a painful breakup or divorce, you have finally met someone who you feel certain will be a part of your life forever. Even better, this special someone feels the same way, and the two of you are happily attending to all the details of combining your two homes into one. There is, however, one dark cloud on your otherwise happy horizon and it could be a deal breaker - the children involved cannot seem to get along their new siblings. [Read More]
Increasing Your Strength To Achieve An Optimum Draw Weight
Choosing the right draw weight for your compound bow can be difficult. On one hand, a higher draw weight allows for less arc and more accurate shooting--up to a point. Conversely, a bow that is too heavy will reduce your ability to maintain posture, practice effectively, and repeat your motions. That's why it can be a good idea to improve your overall strength. By training to effectively manage a high draw weight, your effectiveness as a shooter will improve significantly. [Read More]