Youtube: A Hobby How-To


When jumping into a new hobby, I rarely have much experience in the field. Instead of diving right into heavy research and background, I usually head to Youtube for a nice introduction. There are channels and playlists pertaining to just about any hobby or recreational activity around. This in itself quickly became a new hobby, and I’d like to share a few channels that have been great learning tools for their respective hobbies.

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Five ways to get excited about running again

It’s spring, or haven’t you heard? So, it’s time to get outside and get active.
If you’re like me, you have a love/hate relationship with jogging. When you first start (after a long winter or an even longer layoff), those first few excursions are tough.
However, once you’ve whipped yourself into shape, it can be a much more enjoyable experience. To help get you started, here are five tips that might just make things better …

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My 3 Favorite Web Comics


cyanide & happiness

I’ve always loved comic books and the larger graphic novels, but recently, I simply haven’t had the time to sit down, read, and follow the plot lines. Instead, I’ve discovered some great web comics. The great thing about these is I can pop online, read a few frames, and leave it be until next time. A great deal of web comics (such as the Cyanide & Happiness comic featured above) don’t have a linear plot and are a simply one page of comic relief. For today, I’d like to take you though my three favorites I have come across.

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Do the pure thing … adopt your next pet

Have you seen this TV commercial? You probably have … or something quite like it.

It promotes pet adoption – as opposed to the practice and purchasing of pure-bred pets. It’s a topic that I’ve become quite passionate about, and I owe it all to the little guy shown below. After all, being active with the lovable little pup has turned out to be one of my best hobbies.







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