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Hunting Essentials: The Best Hunting Vest

Women have so much to consider when choosing what to wear. We must look professional, but fun. Feminine, but not cutesy. Polished, but ...

3 Reasons Why Being Outdoors Will Enrich Your Life

When I tell people I go camping, I often get a look that says, WHAT?! Why?! I'm sure horrific images of spiders attacking them in their ...

How to Reuse Old Corks as Fire Starter

I can now finally answer the question, What should I do with all of these leftover wine corks? While browsing Pinterest the other day, ...

How to Buy a Hunting or Fishing License

In my book, August means the imminent arrival of good things! Namely, Fall, Aggie football, a relief from the heat, and excuses to wear ...

How to Spot Poison Ivy

Being able to identify poison ivy is a handy skill to have, regardless of whether you ever find yourself out in the wild. This evening, on ...

Learning to Ride

When I was a little girl, my mom befriended a young lady at church who went to college in our hometown. Her name was Sandy. She was ...

The Everyday Girl Scout’s Campfire Dinner

Foil dinners are one of my basic, go-to campfire recipes. They take me back to being a kid, sitting on a log at summer camp, eating with a ...

How to Get Deer Meat Processed

So you have shot the deer...yay! Woo hoo! But now what? You need to field dress (remove the insides) and quarter the deer shortly ...