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Hunting eBay

Danielle and I were on the deck last week, sipping cocktails, when I got a text from my hunting partner in Iowa. The texts went back and forth – strategies for our bow hunt in November, talk of food plots and treestand safety harnesses, pictures of deer in the backyard of the house he’d just bought on 20-some acres in Zone 5. 892 more words


Don Q's Fishing Report for Northern Nevada & Beyond: July 24

Fishing Report for July 24

by Don Quilici, Special to the Carson Valley Times


Shasta Cascade Wonderland Association (530-365-7500) (www.shastacascade.com) reports:

If you’re planning on fishing Almanor, the next 2 weeks should be good. 7,660 more words


Houston, We Have Arrived.

Here are some snapshots of Glacier National Park I took while on a drive through the park. It was cold, windy and snowing (in July!), but I was glad we went. 15 more words

The Right Place for a Robin

Today I had another one of those moments where the universe put me in the right place at the right time. I had spent the better part of the week conducting a professional development workshop for teachers, training them how to use birding and ornithology to teach science concepts and integrate them with other courses. 744 more words

Appreciating Nature

Good Fences #18

I’m late to the party, but came across these in my archives tonight.

From our trip to Monument Valley in October 2011.

Linking to TexWisGirl’s Good Fences #18.


Lead on

Follow this trail and you end up deep in the woods.


Calm In Our Midst

As I am previewing my images from this recent family session, this image really sticks in my mind.  I love it because if you’ve ever taken family photos with kids (especially ones below the age of 5!), you can appreciate how hectic and frazzling it can be.  21 more words