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Category: Hobbies

Growing Your Own – Can You Dig It?

Growing Your Own – Can You Dig It?

Traditionally the pastime of flat-capped grandads, the humble act of gardening, and in particular growing your own, is attracting a new, younger audience. In line with the surge in popularity of other traditional (read old fashioned) hobbies adopted by hipsters in recent years – knitting, taxidermy, colouring […]

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What a catas-trophy

What a catas-trophy

With the Olympics and Paralympics just around the corner, 2016 is set to deliver a super summer of sport with athletes from every nation going for gold. Let’s take a look at some of the more weird and wonderful trophies out there.

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More than just a music collection

More than just a music collection

  Digital music downloads and live streaming now account for the majority of all music purchased, so you’d be forgiven for presuming our home music collections were carefully curated libraries taking up no more room than a few megabytes on a hard drive. The reality is an […]

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Going for Goal-d: The most expensive football memorabilia of all time

Going for Goal-d: The most expensive football memorabilia of all time

With the Euros coming to an end, you might be tempted to head into the loft and dig out that box of footie collectables you haven’t seen for years. We look at some of the most expensive football memorabilia of all time. You never know, you may discover some […]

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Carving a future from the kitchen table – Top businesses to start from home

Carving a future from the kitchen table – Top businesses to start from home

Setting up a business from home can be a lucrative way of turning a passion into profit. With no office rent and no time wasted commuting, there are certainly perks to working from the comfort of your own home. Here are some of our favourite entrepreneurial endeavours […]

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The pros and cons of dating an extreme sport enthusiast

The pros and cons of dating an extreme sport enthusiast

Ever dream about dating an extreme sports enthusiast? As a surfer, partner and father, I can tell you from personal experience that living with someone who enjoys extreme sports can have its ups and downs. Much like bungee jumping, it’s not everyone’s idea of a good time, […]

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How to go on an exciting family gap year to travel the world

How to go on an exciting family gap year to travel the world

Interview with Courtney Adamo – by Karine Candice Köng, BODIE and FOU

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Four childhood fads we loved to collect

Four childhood fads we loved to collect

Whether a child of the 70’s, 80’s or 90’s it is likely you spent many a break-time swapping the latest toy craze to sweep the playground. From Care Bears to Beanie Babies we all saved our pocket money to get our hands on the latest crazes. Years […]

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Crafty Cool – Trendy Pastimes for 2016

Crafty Cool – Trendy Pastimes for 2016

A hobby can help us rewind after a long day, and bring happiness and relaxation! While there are plenty of hobbies to choose from, check out these new, (well mostly recycled), hobbies that have gained a new cool status for 2016. Whilst Bridge clubs and stamp collecting […]

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From hobby to career – becoming a vintage seller – A guest post by Diary of a Vintage Girl

From hobby to career – becoming a vintage seller – A guest post by Diary of a Vintage Girl

So, you think you have a good eye for vintage clothing and accessories? Perhaps, after many years devoted to your own collection – honing your eye for a bargain – you realise you prefer hunting down vintage and antiques more than your actual job. Well… why not […]

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