IN MUD AND WATER

I have said it before, and I will say it again.  When you get your child, boy or girl, in the great outdoors, it doesn’t take long for their own creativity to start… Continue reading

HOT DOGS MAKE A GREAT MEAL……FOR CATFISH!

  I grew up fishing rivers.  Sure I remember family trips to one of the local lakes.  Those family events still make up some of my fondest memories fishing as a kid.  However,… Continue reading

THE DAY WE CAUGHT A FROG

When I was younger I remember combing the landscape, woods, and swamps that surrounded our house just outside of Benson, MN in search of any reasonable subject that could inhabit the plastic pool… Continue reading

A NEW PASTIME

The past month has been a very busy one yet also one of the most fun and rewarding months I can remember.  Our family closed one chapter and opened another as we moved… Continue reading

HEADS UP TURKEY HUNTING

Growing up I loved sports.  Even now in my 30’s, sports still remain a big part of my life. With Reese finally getting to the age of eligible participation, I’m just starting to… Continue reading

EGG-CELLENT ADVENTURES

Easter weekend can be such a great time to get kids outdoors.  The weather is finally starting to warm up, deer antlers have been shed, and the lakes and streams are open allowing… Continue reading

KIDS LOVE JUMBO’S SLOPPY JOES

It was the end of February and all through the Dome, people were stirring trying to decide what to do with their home. The booths were setup, through the concourse with care and… Continue reading

PREPARING FOR TURKEY SEASON

Spring turkey season is fast approaching, and I’m so excited, especially after getting the email that I was selected in this year’s Spring Turkey lottery!  My trips to and from work now mimic… Continue reading

A WALK IN THE WOODS

The past two weekends blessed us with some unseasonably warm temperatures, which was a wonderful treat for the end of January in the middle half of North Dakota.  Although it was still a… Continue reading

RAISING A HUNTRESS

There is no way of knowing whether or not my kids will love the outdoors as much as I do.  My son is to the age now where I at least have an… Continue reading