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Besides Eggin\' what r your hobbies?

MaineggMainegg Posts: 7,787
edited 12:03PM in EggHead Forum
OT I am sure, but Besides spending time on here and cooking on your eggs or collecting eggs what do you do for fun? This is such a large diverse, group from all walks of life, what is or would be if you had time, your passion? ours are very obvious old trucks and campers! LOL There are only two of us at home now and we have 3 pre 1960 campers and 9 autos. I wont even go into the list of 351 Windsors and 9 inch rear ends that Neil thinks is necessary or he will DIE! LOL Julie who does not live in a JUNK YARD in Maine! LOL
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  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,091
    flyfishing, camping, hunting in no particular order...

    Julie,

    Will you guys bring your camper to Ocala? I loved the pics you had of it earlier this year....
  • Interesting question Julie…
    I have to admit that my passions have changed with the years, with the ONLY constant being cooking and eating great foods.
    OTOH, I keep my self entertained with model railroading, singing and dancing in Community Theater (Grand Rapids Players and Reif dance) and cross-country skiing in the winter. In summer I always have a garden, do a little fishing and also some theater (Mississippi Melodie Showboat).
    There is also the maintaining of our tree farm and a little woodworking thrown in.
    If it weren’t for “work” I could stay busy and content, 24 / 7, right here at home!
  • I am retired but I devote quite a bit of time to the fire company. When I am not doing that, or serving on a municipal board, or reading, or Eggin', you'll likely find me messing around with old British motorcycles, playing the button accordion or cooking indoors.
  • HossHoss Posts: 14,587
    Hunting,Fishing and Pretty Women,but I have weekends off and I'm my own BOSS!
  • Can't wait to see all the inetersting responses...here's my not so interesting ones:

    - Duck Hunting (really any birds, but duck it my favorite)

    - Pulling the kids behind the boat (wakeboard, tube, skis, whatever)

    - Mountain biking

    - Golf
  • BeliBeli Posts: 10,751
    Scubba Diving both my wife & I Got certified a few years ago.........also, ATV´ing.....in the Sierra.
  • MaineggMainegg Posts: 7,787
    vidalia1 wrote:
    flyfishing, camping, hunting in no particular order...

    Julie,

    Will you guys bring your camper to Ocala? I loved the pics you had of it earlier this year....

    No we will just be bringing the truck, if it is done. We have to haul a trailer of stock from my studio so I can "work" and fill orders from the web site down there. Wish we could do both LOL but still have to pay the bills :(
  • Boss HoggBoss Hogg Posts: 1,377
    Hi Mainegg!

    When I'm not doing stuff with my kids (still have 1 at home-a high school senior, 1 in college and 2 out on their own), I do a lot of community service type work. When I get time, I do some shooting sports and hunt with my dog, Maggie (my one true love :kiss: ).
  • Golf, bird dog training, bird hunting, sporting clays, mt biking, woodworking, classic cars, antique tractors, NFL football (watching), pizza and bread (built a wood fired oven this summer), current and vintage stereo equipment, home theater. Pretty much OCD/ADD/ADHD, at least according to my wife!
  • Boss HoggBoss Hogg Posts: 1,377
    Hey 70 Chevelle!

    My 1st car was a 66 Chevelle SS396. Are you going to watch the Eagles beat the Cowboys tonight?

    E-A-G-L-E-S........EAGLES
  • YBYB Posts: 3,861
    Looking for Indian artifacts...Playing at the lake on the jet skis,photography and our yard.
    Larry
  • Mine would be:
    hunting
    woodworking
    video games(I know... the addiction of my generation)
    love paintball, but haven't gotten to play in years.
  • ZippylipZippylip Posts: 4,336
    Italian language, hand making pasta, drinking wine while making pasta, drinking wine while eating pasta, drinking wine while talking about how good the pasta was :laugh: , then a whole lotta runnin, walkin, splitt'n wood, gardening, grass cutt'n, snow blow'n & whatever else I can do to work off the pasta :blink:
  • ZippylipZippylip Posts: 4,336
    Boss, did you get my email, & someone posted inquiring as to w/n anyone had PA Eggfest Pix, have you figured it out yet?
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 17,483
    i cant really count fishing as a hobbey, but there is reel collecting, fly tying, and beer cap collecting, i think i have 65,357,682 bottle caps so far in my samadams collection.

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    teaching the dog to tie flies
  • stikestike Posts: 15,597
    ...don't forget your secret passion (you knew this was coming)

    collecting yankee candles.

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    ed egli avea del cul fatto trombetta -Dante
  • YBYB Posts: 3,861
    You are BAD Jeff...LOL

    Larry
  • Salt Water Fishing and woodworking (simple stuff)

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    Large trivet made for a friend - mahogany frame
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    Twin wine racks for a friend
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  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 17,483
    thats the only reason i picked that pic. B) still looking for the elusive bacon candle
  • Homebrewing beer!
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  • Nature BoyNature Boy Posts: 8,353
    Hobbies are a great concept!! Wish I could devote more time to them, but I have a few.

    Backpacking, being outdoors as much as possible, making and entertaining friends, fishing, playing guitar, freestyle frisbee, winter 4WD camping, disc golf, raising twin teenagers, mountain biking, photography, woodworking, did I mention being outdoors?, drinking beer bourbon and tequila, canoeing...all while listening to music.

    BTW, I have a junkyard workin too. Want to fix up my 1991 toyota 4wd pickup...it's a 4 cylinder 5 speed with only 91K miles. Once the garage gets built I want to make it my "tooling around" vehicle. It's been parked for many years, and has a lot of life left (once I get the mice nests out).

    Life is good. But I need more time for hobbies ;-)
    Chris
    DizzyPigBBQ.com
    Twitter: @dizzypigbbq
    Facebook: Dizzy Pig Seasonings
  • deepsouthdeepsouth Posts: 1,788
    PineyWoodsBrewer wrote:
    Homebrewing beer!
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    homebrewing is awesome!
  • deepsouthdeepsouth Posts: 1,788
    my other hobby is music....

    7,000+ records
    2,000+ cd's
    1,000+ tapes
  • MaineggMainegg Posts: 7,787
    Hey Chris we need you to keep up the good work, you are an important part of our hobbies! LOL I am packing to go camping this weekend and my little bag of samples all went in the camper :)
    some pretty cool stuff listed so far. would never have guessed it. I love home brew but hubby doesn't weird huh, that mug looks to good to be true! fly tying dog? she needs to be on Americas amazing pets! LOL and don't talk to me about Yankee Candles. we carried them for 20+ years at our old shop. 5 hutches full. my nose just quit working. if I go in to my old shop, we sold it, I can not believe how strong it is. And I didn't smell it all all. some really cool stuff listed so far! Julie
  • stikestike Posts: 15,597
    what's 'bad' about that is the photoshop job!
    that's not exactly in my portfolio!
    ed egli avea del cul fatto trombetta -Dante
  • GunnarGunnar Posts: 2,010
    Now there’s a hobby that compliments egging. Salute.
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,168
    I play a little golf, play a little guitar, and try to keep my property looking nice. I used to rebuild motorcycles but there isn't time in the day to do that any more. I even built a few land speed record racing bikes with friends back in the mid to late 90s.

    I have had a desire for a long time to learn to play the banjo, but haven't gone down that road yet.
  • My many 4-leggeds!

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    Marie
  • Playing the harmonica (including with a blues band every year at the Waldorf Eggfest), reading, movies, cycling and Krav Maga (just started that this summer - it's a great workout and self defense method).
  • Playing Basketball.

    Drinking Bourbon www.straightbourbon.com

    Reading.

    The Red Sox and the Patriots.

    Going to the beach.
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