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Hammocks are synonymous with relaxing. Laying down on one can lull you to a wonderfully restful sleep or you may use it as a place to disconnect from the world with a good book or your favorite music. Depending on where you live or where you set one up, a hammock can also attract the attention of others looking to enjoy the experience. The MSN website recently shared an amusing video which is sure to go viral, if it hasn’t already. In Asheville, North Carolina, a woman’s backyard was visited by a pair of bear cubs. What makes the video...

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Now that the fall is here, you may be planning to spend some more time outdoors once the temperatures start to cool down. After a tough day, relaxing in a hammock or a hammock chair is one way to unwind and ease the stresses of the day. We have numerous hammocks, hammock chairs, plus stands and accessories to choose from. We feature a selection of products made right here in the United States as well as around the world. Our specialty remains sprang-woven Nicamaka hammocks, each of which is made by hand by highly skilled artisans using imported yarns. These...

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These days, it seems like everyone is living life in the fast lane. If the combination of work, life, or school is causing you stress, maybe it’s time to de-stress and give yourself time to relax. How can you do that in between all of these responsibilities? The website Prevention has a couple of suggestions, which are backed by science. This one is easy: exercise. Besides helping the muscles, a workout will boost the endorphins. Plus, if you can bring along a friend, the experience is that much better. Do you have a park near you? A quick stroll of...

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Now that September is here, it’s just a matter of time before the cooler fall weather brings lots of natural sights. Maybe you’ve decided that fall will be when you finally decide to go exploring some nature trails. If so, bring your outdoor gear, a camera, and use these tips to take some great pictures. Become friends with light. Lighting is a major factor that will play a critical role in your photo. Ideally, dusk and dawn photos create ideal environments for pictures. You want to avoid placing the camera anywhere where sunlight is going directly into the lens. Be...

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With many areas experiencing record summer temperatures, it’s important that we take care of ourselves but also think about other important members of the family. That’s right, pets are susceptible to the effects of the summer heat too. If you’ll be staying a day outside with your pooch, make sure there is shade for them to take a load off and plenty of water for them to drink. Dogs with short noses like pugs or boxers are particularly susceptible to the stress caused by heat, and so are dogs that have long hair like Shih Tzus. Speaking of heat stress,...

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