I had goals and high expectations as the 2017 season grew near. There was a certain buck on my hit list and I wanted to help restock our freezer as well. Opening weekend came and I knew something felt different. The following week I find out we're expecting a baby. I knew then not only my season but our lives were about to change.Read More
Wild rabbit is a fine delicacy not very many people have the opportunity of trying. If you come across some wild rabbit in your near future (or perhaps have some already), this recipe will not disappoint! Not only is it simple, but it’s perfect for beginners!Read More
I love camping. I couldn’t wait until my girls were old enough to appreciate it for all of it’s glory. This past summer my girls were 12 and 13, and finally willing to go. Over the years I have been keeping in mind things my mother had done for us as a child along with things I had seen on Pinterest.
I had the wonderful privilege of picking fresh persimmons from a tree this fall. This delicate fruit isn’t offered in the grocery store where I live, so finding a persimmon tree is the only way to find these orange, thin-skinned beauties.Read More
I was given the chance to try out the Etymotic Gun Sport PRO Electronic Earplugs and I must say that I am impressed. First off the packaging is phenomenal. It comes with cleaning tools, filter tool, a bunch of different attachments to fit your ear, and best of all batteries. A ten pack of batteries is included and they are super easy to install. The hard case that the earplugs come in and great too. I can throw it in my pack and not have to worry if they get lost or damaged.Read More
Last month, I had the pleasure of attending my first ICAST trade show in Orlando, FL. It is the largest sportfishing industry show of its kind—attracting an average of 13,000-15,000 fish-minded attendees each year. I went to the event as a special correspondent for Shefishes2, a fishing blog managed by my friend and outdoor writer Debbie Hanson.Read More