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Tips for Getting Better Sleep When Camping

Many women tell me that one of the biggest reasons they don't like camping is the poor night's sleep they get. Women like the comforts of ...

A Girl’s Guide to Using the Restroom in the Woods

Usually I avoid talking about using the restroom on this blog, but I think it's time we address the topic of going to the bathroom outside. ...

10 Annual Rituals for the Outdoorswoman

With warmer weather finally approaching, here are some things to do to get you ready for your outdoor activities this year. Some of these I ...

What to Wear Turkey Hunting

This is part of my Girl's Guide to Turkey Hunting. Find out all you need to know, from what gun to use to how to pick a hunting spot. A ...

The Qualities That Define Texas Women

Happy Texas Independence Day! It was hard to decide what to write about in honor of one of my favorite holidays of the year. At first I ...

3 Hiking Shoes Perfect for Girl Hikers

SHOES. One of my favorite topics. (And literature, world affairs, and politics, of course.) One of the most common questions I get from ...

12 Beauty Products I Always Take Camping

One of the biggest misconceptions about women who like the outdoors is that we aren't the "girly type." I find that pretty amusing because ...

A Girl’s Guide to Dove Hunting: What to Wear

The fun part of outdoor guidance for me, aside from the beautiful places I get to go, is always the fashion. Call me superficial, but I ...

A Girl’s Guide to Dove Hunting: the Basics

Dove season is around the corner and in case you were curious about joining in the fun, here is a basic guide to dove hunting in Texas! ...

How to Go Hunting if You Don’t Have a Ranch

Over the last few years, a major food trend has been towards local, organic meats and vegetables. I think it's great people are becoming ...