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.


Why It Makes Sense For Gun Lovers To Regularly Stop By Their Favourite Gun Shop

23 February 2022
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

All across the country, there are many Americans who love hunting as a sport and past-time and think about it frequently. From planning their next hunting trip to saving up for that perfect attachment, firearms consume their spare time like nothing else can or will. If you think you fall into this category at least a little bit, then you probably know about all the different gun stores in your area, but how often do you really visit them? Read More …

Essential White Water Rafting Safety Tips

18 January 2022
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

White water rafting provides the thrill and adventure you need to relax your mind while socializing with loved ones. Additionally, this water sport physically engages your entire body, promoting fitness. While the sport is exciting, it also presents significant risks. For instance, you may sustain bodily injuries such as scratches or cuts when you fall off your raft and hit rocks. Fortunately, the following are crucial rafting tips to help you enjoy a safe rafting experience with fewer risks. Read More …

Obtaining A Permit To Carry A Concealed Fire Arm In Most US States

1 December 2021
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

Often people who carry concealed and want to take their gun when they are away from home are faced with the problem of determining reciprocity for the permit they already have. Some firearms permits carry more weight than others, so the best way to ensure you have the proper permit for interstate travel is to take a multi-state permit to carry class. The Right Class Not every concealed carry class is going to get you the correct permit for interstate travel and carry. Read More …

How A Boat Training Course Can Benefit All Levels Of Boaters

29 September 2021
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

Boating is a great summer activity, but there are some things you need to know when piloting any craft on the water. Boat safety training classes offer information for first-time boaters to help them get started. More advanced classes can provide technical skills and training for more experienced boaters to continue to improve their safety.  Safety Training When you buy your first boat, you may think all you need to do is put it in the water and go, but there are rules and regulations that are important on many waterways. Read More …

Why You Should Equip Your Pistol Magazines With Base Pads

13 August 2021
 Categories: Recreation & Sports, Blog

If you do a lot of target shooting with a pistol, it's a good idea to always be looking for various ways that you can upgrade your firearm. A visit to a local gun shop will give you a multitude of ideas, and if you have a specific issue, you can always discuss it with an experienced salesperson. A magazine base pad is an accessory that you'll find in virtually every gun shop. Read More …