Do you need a new hobby? Wondering what to do with some free time?
This is a broad list of resources that can help you be productive and find enjoyment doing things that isn’t TV or video games. From shooting, cooking, fitness, money, to buying gifts – it’s all compiled here.
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Chime is a super easy banking app that is great for side hustles, or kids. It’s not complex like most big name banks. Plus you get $100 when you sign up.
Root is car insurance based on you driving. It can save you money by tracking your habits and is managed all from a mobile app. Get $10 off by taking a test drive.
Home & Yard
Scout is a minimalist and affordable home security system. For $10/month you get 24/7 monitoring. Customizable with sensors, cameras, and doorbells.
Neighbor pays you to let others use your space for storage. Like Airbnb for things. Find renters for your storage space. Or find nearby storage for your stuff.
Palmetto State Armory is a great place to find deals on gun parts and accessories of all kinds. You can grab some pretty great stuff in their Daily Deals.
Optics Planet has a ton of inventory of hard to find gun parts and high end accessories. Plus almost any other gun related item you might need.
Ammo Squared is the new way of buying ammo. Store ammo virtually in your account until your are ready to have more shipped to you. Never scavenge empty shelves again.
Gorilla Ammo makes top notch ammo for all purposes. They research and quality control to deliver consistent, high-performing ammo.
Meats & Cooking
Porter Road is an online butcher shop that works with farms in Tennessee and Kentucky to bring out the best beef, chicken, and pork meats. The animals are pasture raised without hormones or antibiotics.
Meat! Your Maker has great tools for processing, preserving, and preparing meat. Get meat grinders, dehydrators, and vacuum sealers for your wild game.
Snake River Farms produces American Wagyu (Kobe-style) steaks and roasts. The beef is prized because of its intense marbling and high intramuscular unsaturated fat.
The Standard Meat Club is a good resource for getting other high quality meats like seafood, poultry, pork, and lamb. They have beef of course too.
Lobster Anywhere is the answer to seafood cravings. They ship Lobster tails, shrimp, scallops, and chowder sourced from Maine to your door. Check out our Grilled Lobster recipe.
QALO pioneered the silicone ring trend and continues to lead making the most functional rings for active people. Read our full review. They have tons of ring designs to wear safely for any activity.
Blade HQ is a one stop shop for knives of all budgets and sizes. You can find all the top brands like Benchmade and Kershaw. Check out our list of top EDC pocket knives.
Versacarry makes concealed carry less of a chore. The leather made holsters are comfortable and slim. Our favorite for summertime is the Zerocarry holster that literally does not print.
511 Tactical has awesome bags for everything – travel backpacks, range bags, gun storage, even concealed carry packs. Plus durable clothing for everyday use.
Kuhl makes really awesome clothing for the wilderness. It looks great for everyday but also feels well crafted in person. Serious outdoorsmen can rely on Kuhl clothing to withstand the elements.
Crate Club is a subscription box for survival gear, read our full review. Their ex-Special Forces guys curate each delivery with top brands like Sig Sauer, Gerber, and Bushnell.
Lifestraw should be part of any bug out bag or emergency preparedness kit. Not having water in a container doesn’t mean you can drink from nature safely. Read out full list of survival items to have on hand.
Nock On is a great place to learn about archery and bowhunting. John Dudley teaches basics and high level topics of archery. He has tutorials on bow maintenance and coaching proper form.
AAE makes the best arrow vanes and other arrow components. The Pro Max vanes with a good wrap make arrows look amazing and fly better.
Scheels has everything needed to shoot and hunt – bows, arrows, targets. And they tend to be better priced than other big name stores. Check out our picks for compound bows for any budget.
Nord VPN is arguably the best all-around VPN mobile app. Stay safe in public while keeping fast online speeds. It’s available on iOS and Android plus extensions for Chrome and Firefox.
Hostinger is a reliable and affordable hosting provider for starting a new website. Check out our tutorial for starting a blog.
Ballsy makes anything you need to clean up down there. Check out our Guide to Manhood Care. The two essentials we are the B2 trimmer and the Ballwash soap.
Harrys makes affordable, quality razors. Finally, razors that aren’t cheap two-blade flimsy disposables, but also not over priced. We like that there’s no gimmicks.
Keeps is some great stuff if you suffer from or are worried about hair loss. It’s totally FDA approved and you can get your first month free. Just take their quiz to find the right plan for your head.
Gifts for Ladies
Blue Nile is a great place to shop for diamonds, pearls, and precious metals. They have lots of great designs to easily find a gift that she will like. They source real diamonds from ethical processes.
Made by Mary has beautiful gold jewelry that is timeless, classy, and elegant. It’s all handmade. You won’t break the bank and find something ladies can wear everyday.
Ticket Network is a one stop shop for sports games, concerts, comedy, and theatre plays. Check here for deals in your city to help you plan a fun date night.
Snap Travel is the underground place to buy flight tickets. If you’re avoiding the larger booking sites, try looking here for a deal, even last minute flights.
Kaged makes very high quality supplements for active lifestyles. Their products are potent, dense, and are a trusted name for pre-workouts. See our in-depth review of Kaged Elite and Whey Protein.
Onnit is famous for Alpha Brain. They focus on benefits of improved mental function and digestion. But also offers whey protein and other traditional supplements.
Trifecta supplies delicious, science-backed meals designed for results. This subscription sends you meals of the best quality ingredients to fuel you towards any health goal.