A Moment in Time

A Moment in Time

There is something special about traditions, no matter how insignificant they seem. Every year, I set up a trail camera, inspired by our curiosity surrounding the mysterious little muddy critter footprints on the boat and ramp. Putting up a trail camera has led to so...
Scratch Call Fever!

Scratch Call Fever!

Steve Sorensen’s Northern Scratchbox Turkey Call Turkey hunting is one of the most interactive and challenging endeavors a hunter can experience. There is nothing like the thrill of feeling the earth-shaking gobble of one of these formidable gamebirds, and it is not...
A Turkey Tale for Our Times

A Turkey Tale for Our Times

 We were convinced we were looking at an old warrior turkey, weathered and scarred from battles fought. My, were we ever wrong! I couldn’t sleep—I never can the night before Opening Day of turkey season. When my wake-up call blasted me out of bed, I immediately went...
Tactical Clothing Then and Now

Tactical Clothing Then and Now

Most of us have worn cargo pants at some time in our lives, and yes, they were and still are a version of trendy tactical clothing, providing lots of pockets for items you felt were essential to carry. Styles have been driven by the military, law enforcement, and...
A Beautiful Winter Tablescape!

A Beautiful Winter Tablescape!

Every Christmas I pull out my box of favorite decorations for my “white table” which happens to be our everyday rustic farm table dressed up for the holiday!   It was fun designing this rustic winter tablescape anchored with a classic burlap runner...
Christmas Gift Giving… Buy Local!!

Christmas Gift Giving… Buy Local!!

“Unless you make it or bake it, I can not take it!” Trippett Boineau My hubby has been saying this for years, and he is right on point for the most part. I don’t have a lot of talent in baking or creating; however, I understand the premise. The...