Leslie Holmes

About Me
Really Enjoying Your Time Away From Work

A few years after I retired, I realized that I was spending more and more time laying around the house and less time doing the things that I loved. I started thinking carefully about what I could do to change things, and it was very apparent to me that I needed to focus more of my energy on getting outdoors and enjoying my free time. I started learning more about recreation and sports, and within a few weeks, I found myself trying new adventures with friends like kayaking and bungee jumping. This blog is here to help other people to learn how to enjoy their time away from work to make the most of their lives.


Cardio Workouts

28 December 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

What is a cardiovascular workout? It is any moderate physical activity that can increase your oxygen demands and heart rate. Your aerobic fitness level depends on how much oxygen you are able to take in, transport and utilize, as well as how strong your heart is. The Benefits of a Cardiovascular Workout More often than not, the first benefit of a cardiovascular workout that comes to mind is that it helps burn body fat. Read More …

Dance Classes For Special Needs Kids: Pointers For Parents

15 December 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

If you view your child not as one with disabilities, but rather challenges, that is good. However, you must also learn what your child's limitations are, since it will help you guide your child in a direction that is positive for him/her. Dance classes can help, as they reveal what a child can and cannot do. You will have to find dance classes for special needs children at a dance studio. Read More …

Give Your Wife A Garden-Themed Christmas Gift

29 November 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

Have you noticed that your wife always seems to know exactly what you want for Christmas? And, in all reality, she might even already have your presents bought and wrapped while you're still pondering over what to give her. If you have been thinking about her interests and those interests are centered on gardening, consider giving your wife, a garden-themed gift this Christmas. Do Some Snooping Around - You for sure don't want to buy her garden-themed items that she already has, right? Read More …

Ready To Buy Your First Handgun? 4 Safety Measures You Should Employ

17 November 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

If you're about to buy your first handgun from a seller like First Southern Service, you're about to join a large group. About 1/3 of the households in the US own guns. As a gun owner, you have a responsibility to those around you to protect against accidental discharge. That means you need to take special precautions to keep your guns out of the wrong hands. Here are four important steps you should take to secure your guns. Read More …

Three Tips For Your RV Travel

30 October 2017
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

When you need to be sure that you're enjoying your RV vacation, it's critical to plan your trip out accordingly. Not only do you need to get your hands on the best RV and take great care of it, you'll need to find the best RV sites. By taking the time to care for your RV and plan out your trip, you'll make the decisions that serve you. With this in mind, read on and take advantage of the points in this article. Read More …