Not long ago, my family and I decided to go camping during the Thanksgiving holiday. Boy, did I worry about what to cook for that special family day. As I Read more
I was happy to see that Bill over at Thorzul Will Rule was once again hosting his annual "Trade Me Anything" series this year. If you're not familiar with Thorzul's blog, he basically busts a box of Topps Update and offers up all the cards he has no interest in keeping. Show More Summary
On the whole, fish that jump after the hookset are more entertaining than those that do not. Still, the idea of it, though sometimes effective, doesn’t make much sense for the fish. If someone were to hook me through the lip and try to pull me around by my face, the last thing I’d do … Continue reading Gravity ?
Photograph via Chris Clemes Fly Rods Anthony Naranja—the founder of the Pro Fly Angling Tour (PFA)—is being accused of scamming fly fishermen out of thousands of dollars, by hijacking enrollment fees and refusing to pay competition winners. Show More Summary
Is there anything better than a cute cupcake? This little dolls are perfect for the sweetie in your life. FantasticToys wants you to come to their Cupcake Party with this easy to follow pattern and tutorial. The best part of these cupcakes? All the sweet, none of the calories. Create a new friend for your […]
Fall leaves peaking in Oklahoma's Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge The last rites of Autumn, taken earlier this evening in my beloved Wichita Mountains. So good to be back home so many thousands of miles later. Under a most luminous...Show More Summary
Happy December!I'm so excited this year. I'm even considering sending out cards! That's a pretty big deal considering I haven't done them for the last 5 years! And, we actually brought a tree home today. Already! I think this is the earliest we have EVER had a tree. Show More Summary
Holiday needlework can be a bit overwhelming. There is only so much our stitchy little fingers can take! We have a hard enough time remembering how many crosses to count, we can’t watch out for our needles too. AugustBell created the perfect gift for those stitchers in our life. A Needle Minder is a cute […]
Crease and glue some decorative paper into festive Christmas Tree ornaments. Read more on MAKE The post 5-Minute Project: Paper Christmas Tree Ornaments appeared first on Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers.
I have bought myself the mother of all padded-rail ladder stands. I have done this because I’m a lousy offhand shot and have never found a climber with a decent shooting rail. The rail is always in the front and the deer never come from the direction they’re supposed to. Show More Summary
There is something special about your first whitetail buck, but when it’s an over-sized brute that will adorn your trophy room, it makes the experience even more memorable. Alaska resident Britainy Westcott did just that when she hunted with Keith Miller of Montana Whitetails a few days ago. Show More Summary
The French MAS 49/56 is perhaps one of the most underrated rifles of all time. It is brutally simple, accurate, reliable, and a joy to shoot. It functions via direct impingement in its true form, unlike an AR, and field strips into just a few parts. Show More Summary
As far as StarCraft goes, humans aren't doomed (yet)
Gerber Gator Premium Drop Point Knife.png Gerber Gator Premium Fixed Drop Point Knife$146 / gerbergear.com I’ve used a lot of knives over the years while deer hunting, and while they’ve all done the job, very few of them have actually wowed me. Show More Summary
Phiona Mutesi at the Women in the World Conference. (Wikipedia) A very interesting interview with Phiona Mutesi has been produced by NTV Uganda. This fascinating 41-minute video is serving as the precursor to the upcoming movie based on the biopic “Queen of Katwe“. The movie will star Academy award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o. The host of […]
Yes, yes, yes, I know. Tactical is probably the most overused word in the gun industry. But it sells. That said, there is a current proliferation of home concealment options for your toys, and they do provide you a tactical advantage in some cases. Show More Summary
This weekend passed in a blur of Bike Rally. I know, I know. You’d think there would be a break, but it turns out (I discovered, after joining the Steering Committee) that once you’re into the planning of the thing, … Continue reading ?
Photograph courtesy of Nick Varvel/Flickr We’ve been at this rut-reporter deal for a few years now, and I always find this time of year fascinating. Here in the Midwest (and in many Northern states) the rut is winding down and hunters are preparing late-season food sources for secondary breeding activity. Show More Summary
In a fairly quiet manner, Corbon introduced a new 9mm cartridge earlier this year. Part of the company’s small Urban Response line, the new load is the first handgun caliber to be added to the group. The Urban Response 9mm uses a light...Show More Summary