Category Archives: HOBBIES

The Truck Food Cookbook

The Truck Food Cookbook
The Truck Food Cookbook | US$18.95 | www.workman.com

when you are on the run, you literally survive off the food serves from food trucks and with good reasons too: the streets of American are choke-full of food trucks that will let you grab a quick bite or two when you are pressing for time. despite being served off trucks, there are actually some really good, delectable food that you probably still dream and salivate over while in your dreamland. stay home a day too long and you’d be strike with an unbearable withdrawal syndrome for not being able to taste those food but fret not cos’ help is here. Continue reading The Truck Food Cookbook

Ferrari Golf Collection Driver

Ferrari Golf Collection Driver
Ferrari Golf Collection Driver | US$tba | ferrarigolfcollection.com

Ferrari’s cars may not seem like an ideal ride to drive to a golfing game but that doesn’t mean it can’t gear you up for a game of golf. the prancing horse marque has teamed up with golf gear specialist, Cobra Puma Golf to introduce a line of golfing gear that includes bags, shoes, and the apple of our eyes – a flaming red Ferrari driver. like its four-wheeled counterparts, the Ferrari Golf Collection Driver is all about performance and a fitting look to match. Continue reading Ferrari Golf Collection Driver

Henry U.S. Survival AR-7 Rifle

Henry U.S. Survival AR-7 Rifle
Henry U.S. Survival AR-7 Rifle | from US$275.00 | www.henryrepeating.com

whether you are an avid hunter or just a doomsday prepper, you will need a weapon that is accurate and portable in order for you do your best in your game or just to survive another day while not making yourself look too much like Rambo. you will need a firearm that can stand up to the rigor of everyday life, remains compact and portable when you are not utilizing it. in this case, you will need the Henry U.S. AR-7 Rifle, a proven semi-automatic weapon that uses .22 LR rounds and features a detachable receiver unit and barrel that can be stow-away inside its impact-resistant, waterproof stock, which will float on water should it accidentally takes a dunk into one. Continue reading Henry U.S. Survival AR-7 Rifle

Hyper Pet HyperDog Ball Launchers

Hyper Pet HyperDog Ball Launchers
Hyper Pet HyperDog Ball Launchers | from US$14.99 | www.hyper-pet.com

we love dogs. they keep us company, entertained and help keep unwanted visitors out of our ground. they always carry out their duties without fail and complain (oh wait, they can’t complain, can they?), so it is time that we do something for them. no. not the dog glooming sessions. by something we mean something that would keep them occupied without bugging us for a minute or so. so we play fetch. we throw something and the dog brings it back but that usually ended not quite as we have imagined: the dog is back before you know it and sometimes, with the ball so slimy that we wouldn’t want to touch it. Continue reading Hyper Pet HyperDog Ball Launchers

Flying Pig Liquid Series Fly Rods

Flying Pig Liquid Series Fly RodsFlying Pig Liquid Series Fly Rods | from US$194.74 | www.flyingpigflyrods.com

whether you are an expert fly fisher or just someone who’s starting out fly fishing, there is no excuse for not looking good while you are at the game. and by looking good, we mean having the functional and coolest gears, such as this Flying Pig Liquid Series Fly Rods. the first of three series of fly rods, the Liquid Series Fly Rods feature stripping guides that are 20 to 30% lighter than standard issues, gun smoke reel seat with rosewood inserts, cordura rod tube with embroidered full color Flying Pig logo (also one of the coolest logo we have ever seen) and labeled rod sock, a 46T high modulus progressive fast action taper with extra reserve power and a black gloss stealth finish with TiCH hardware ensures that you still look awesome even when you are all scruffy, battling a big snag. Continue reading Flying Pig Liquid Series Fly Rods

Epha3 Farm Papero

Epha3 Farm Papero Galaxy ExpressEpha3 Farm Papero | from £17.80 | epha3.co.uk

when we think about model kits, we think plastic-made kits that requires endless hours of building with crafting knifes, sandpapers, bottle of paints, glues and among the many other things. quite frankly, a long list of ancillary things to buy and a time consuming process are not everyone’s cup of tea. the Epha3 Farm Papero you see here will change your perspective about model kit building. unlike the traditional kits, the Papero is crafted entirely out of eco-friendly paper and soy-based inks. with the exception for certain kits, all you have to do is to color them and put them together by hand – all without the need for glue or hobby knife. Continue reading Epha3 Farm Papero

GunVault GVB1000 MiniVault Biometric

GunVault GVB1000 MiniVault Biometric
(photos: GunVault) GunVault GVB1000 MiniVault Biometric | US$309.00 | www.gunvault.com

grown man and children alike, we all love guns. if you dwell in a state where gun ownership is not prohibited, then we salute you but we do have to keep in mind that guns are dangerous weapons and they should be treated with utmost respect. whether you own one (or many) as a hobby or for personal protection, it is only right that it should be kept safe and away from unwanted hands but it also must be easy and quickly retrievable in time of need. as such you will need a safe like the GunVault GVB1000 MiniVault Biometric. Continue reading GunVault GVB1000 MiniVault Biometric

Sullivan’s Slugger Graphic Novel

Sullivan's Slugger Graphic Novel
(photos: Mark A. Smith) Sullivan’s Slugger Graphic Novel | from US$30.00 | newbrightonsociety.com

if you love the visual experience of a graphic novel, love to the idea about ordinary baseball players kicking some monster’s ass or simply appreciate a good storyline that goes along with beautiful artworks, then you should not miss Sullivan’s Slugger, a graphic novel written by Mark Andrew Smith with art by James Stokoe. the story is as follows: Continue reading Sullivan’s Slugger Graphic Novel

LEGO Heavy Weapons by Jack Streat

LEGO Heavy Weapons by Jack Streat
(photos: no starch press) LEGO Heavy Weapons | US$24.95 | nostarch.com

owning a real firearm is a fantasy for most people due to state law or the social stigma associated with them. however, if you happen to be a huge LEGO fan, then your dream of combining both your love for bricks and firearms might just come true and the best part is, you get to build it with your own hands. no. LEGO isn’t going to release a Desert Eagle kit (and we doubt it will ever do) but you could build it with the help of LEGO Heavy Weapons, a collection of complete building instructions for 1:1 scale replicas of some of the world’s most ionic firearms, as authored by young LEGO guns extraordinaire, Jack Streat. Continue reading LEGO Heavy Weapons by Jack Streat

Bleeding Zombie Targets

Bleeding Zombie Targets - Chris
(photos: Zombie Industries) Bleeding Zombie Targets | from US$89.95 | zombieindustries.com

if you truly believe that the apocalypse is imminent, then you’d be preparing yourself because D-day will land this year. besides spending a fortune in prepping yourself with anti-nuclear bunker, stockpile of ration, communication equipment and weapons, you should not forget to hone your shooting and maiming skills as well. this is where the Bleeding Zombie Targets from Zombie Industries (yeap, such company do exist) will come in handy. these zombie targets are life-sized mannequins that are modeled after the undead and will “bleed” when shot at. Continue reading Bleeding Zombie Targets