Inspiring Families to Hunt, Fish, and Adventure Together

Category: Kids


A Birthday Letter to My Twelve Year Old Daughter

August 14, 2018

Today is Quinn’s 12th Birthday! And it’s Casey’s 38th! Where has the time gone!? Agh! It all just goes by way too quickly! We are having too much fun I guess! To be honest, raising a pre-teen daughter scares me. Raising a pre-teen daughter’s …



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 …



and the winner of our Momma’s Day Photo Contest is…

May 16, 2018

…Alisha Cole!!! Congratulations old friend! I am so glad to say you were randomly drawn to win the Grand Prize Package of an Outdoor Love Tee Shirt Club Graphic Tee, a Yeti Rambler Mug, and a Camouflage Thermal Tote from Thirty One! All 3 …



A Camp to Remember

April 13, 2018

The California Waterfowl Association hosts many hunting heritage camps and clinics each year, but one of the most stand out of the program is the weekend hunter camp held at Rancho Esquon in Durham, California. If you have never had the opportunity to step …



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 …



Sharing the Passion – Maddy’s Oregon Cow Elk Hunt

September 14, 2017

Last weekend I shared a link to an article on my Facebook page that was one of the better summaries of the benefits of teaching children to hunt. You can check out the article written by Dr. John Huber here. But anyhow, I went …



ISE Show Inspires Families to Connect through Nature!

January 13, 2017

We are days away from moving our booth into Cal Expo for a long weekend of trade show life! The International Sportsmen’s Expo opens in Sacramento on Thursday the 19th and runs through Sunday the 22nd and if you are interested in attending an …



The Best of 2016

December 31, 2016

I always love the time of year between Christmas and New Years! For me, it’s always been about reflecting and goal setting! It’s a chance to fill in my new planner and examine my priorities! I have been writing my goals out since the …



4-H Isn’t Just for Farm Kids!

March 4, 2016

A clover logo with an unexplained H on each leaf is widely recognized as the emblem of the national 4-H organization, but aside from an easily identifiable symbol, most people are confused about what exactly 4-H is. Many would say that it is an …



Oh, Christmas Tree!

November 27, 2015

Once, in the last 12 years of Christmases together, Casey and I opted to hit a tree lot and choose a  fresh cut evergreen as the centerpiece of our holiday decor! That year also happened to be the first year that we offered to …


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