Something is happening in the outdoor community that is spreading like a virus and needs to be stopped – now. Skeet shooters think trap shooters are amateurs. Bowhunters think all other forms of hunting (slug gun, rifle, crossbow) are mindless activities that require zero skill. DIY hunters think those that use guides are wussies with…

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This is not like your typical gift list. For one, I consider myself a neat person, so therefore, this list is neat. It is curated with love. For another, most of this stuff I’ve tried/used, and the ones I haven’t, I tell you. (I only add them because of their high “that’s neat” factor.) So…

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Those of you who know me well, know that I bid (and won) a chef-prepared dinner at the last POMA (Professional Outdoor Media Association) conference. My intent for the dinner was to ‘wow’ my parents and immediate family for their 50th wedding anniversary this past June. (50 years – can you believe it?) I was…

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If you don’t know Buck Knives – allow me to introduce you to this family-owned/operated, made-in-america company in Idaho. And if you really want to know A LOT more about Buck Knives, tune in to a documentary created by Rusted Rooster Media and Sportsman Channel called “Edge of a Legend – the Story Behind Buck…

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Seeing as one of my most popular blog posts EVER on this site is a random post about giving up procrastination for Lent, I thought I should repeat it, because hey, why mess with success? The age-old question of “how am I going to recognize these 40 days and nights?” is here. (BTW – the…

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