Are You Planning a Big Lake Party This Weekend?

Underwater dock lights

It was an invitation that you could not pass up.
When you ended up giving your college daughter’s gymnastics coach a ride from the airport to your home and then to the camp where she needed to be nearly 150 miles away, the coach was more than grateful. Her original flight had been cancelled and she really was in a bind with very few options. You were actually excited about the two and a half hour drive the two of you would have and you knew that it would be both fun and insightful. An inside view of what the coach had to say about your daughter, both as an athlete and a student. To show her appreciation for the rides, the coach offered to have you and your family out to her lake house. The coach said that her husband was really excited to have someone see the new pontoon boat, as well as the underw Read the rest of this entry

Get Tactical With Functional Body Armor

What are ar500 plates

According to reports by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), safety equipment for law enforcement agents and other public safety professionals is an important element in police safety . The reports also indicate that, in the past three decades, ballistic body armor vests have protected the lives of more than 3,000 police officers. For this reason, body armor is regarded as the most critical safety equipment in the line of duty.

There are different kinds of threats that police agents are exposed to,
but also, there are a number of tactical body armor that fit their roles perfectly. Depending on specific duty calls a police officer is tasked with, threats can vary based on the type of weapon common in that area. For instance, you will normally find a patrol officer wearing a Read the rest of this entry

4 Activities to Cure Your Upcoming Winter Blues

Backyard ice rink tarps

As we are currently in the middle of summer, snow and ice are probably one of the last things on your mind. However, if you live in a part of the country where summer seems to fly by, you may already be dreading the upcoming cold season. Planning right now for your favorite winter activities can help ease the cold season dread. The following activities are perfect for the long, winter months.

Sledding and skiing

There is nothing quite like the adrenaline of sledding or skiing down a large hill. However, unless you live nearby a ski lodge, it can be difficult to find a good area. With snow and ice covered roads, driving far may not be an option. The summer months are the perfect time to prepare your own yard for these exciting activities. You can create a sledding hill in your own Read the rest of this entry