Inspiring Families to Hunt, Fish, and Adventure Together

Category: Hunting


Wyoming Antelope Hunt – The Year of the Goat

October 4, 2019

I just read a post from an “outdoor mom blogger” that was on the topic of how to engage your children in the outdoor lifestyle. It was sweet and nurturing and full of love and encouragement, just like you would probably imagine. All I …



A Seventeen Year Wait – California Pronghorn Antelope

August 28, 2019

When I was away at college, my Dad and I used to meet up halfway between home and my apartment to hunt pheasants and chukar at a Game Bird Club in the Valley. It was about an hour and a half drive for him …



An Online Hunting Course You Can Learn A lot From

August 9, 2019

So you passed your Hunter Education & Safety Course, now what? It seems that many new hunters who take the proper steps to become licensed are left behind after receiving that hard-earned accolade of completion. Many new youth hunters and adult-onset hunters without immediate …




Patience Tested – Quinn’s First Bull Elk

October 3, 2018

Casey was kind enough to put this story to words for me to share on the blog. He handed it to me nicely written out on sheets of binder paper in his bold and neat penmanship. Of course I typed it up and made …



Calm and Cool – Cade’s First Bull Elk

September 25, 2018

I hung at the back of the pack as we made our way up the slippery shale rock trail. I was dizzy and short of breath and mad at myself for skipping workouts and not eating better leading up to this hunt. It was …



Chilli Sauce Venison Heart on a Stick

August 22, 2018

A few years ago, my friend Sarah Beth and I were prepping some wild game appetizers for a Women’s Shooting Event that Cal Waterfowl was hosting the next morning at their Grizzly Ranch Property. Sarah Beth is an amazing hostess and had wrangled herself …



California Apprentice Deer Hunts

May 25, 2018

Nevada big game draw results posted today! I woke up to a text message from one of my best friends excited to share her good news of the incredible tag she drew and in that excitement, I woke the kids before the sun asking …



T-Minus 21 days until Turkey Day

March 2, 2018

T-Minus 21 days until Turkey Day! Yep, you read that right! Opening day of the California Spring Turkey Season is three weeks away and we already have our game faces on! The bonus pre-season hunt days allocated to licensed junior hunters kicks off the …



The Moose Plan

December 22, 2017

You guys!!!!!!!!!!! My moose skull and cape have finally arrived from Canada! In case you missed the Live Video of it’s arrival I shared on my Instagram page, I’m sad to have to tell you that you missed it. I was so excited I …