This spring semester is kicking my butt. My classes are a blast, but very time consuming. It’s been difficult to find time to write here because it always seems like I’m writing essays or proposals. But, the last few weeks have been pretty awesome, so I figured I’d update ya. A few weeks ago, I … Continue reading Cook County: A Quick Update
It's that time of year again. Hunting seasons are winding down around the midwest, leaving outdoor enthusiasts with the itch to get back out there. If you ate tag soup this last season like me, the desire to get back in the woods is even greater. So when the opportunity to go shed hunting arose, … Continue reading Shed Hunting Tips for Beginners…Like Me
The hunting industry is quickly evolving and ever-changing thanks in part to new technological innovations and the desire for fresh, organic food. With the rapid changes that have hit the hunting world, new players are coming into the game. And watch out boys, they're taking over. The number of women participating in both shooting sports and … Continue reading 7 Kick-Ass Reasons Ladies are the New Face of Hunting
Opening weekend of firearms season here in Indiana has always been a tradition for my family. It's something that my brothers and I always looked forward to. We'd spend the night before rushing around the house, gathering our things, and arguing over who would get the first shot. In the morning, we'd eagerly get out … Continue reading Opening Weekend
This week, I've been busy taking exams and gearing up for next semester, but the most interesting part of my week has been my upcoming debate for one of my wildlife classes. My professors picked some controversial topics facing the world of wildlife management and assigned us to teams to debate them. The topic I … Continue reading Re-Examining Hunting from an Anti-Hunter Point of View
In this day and age, women are continually making strides in the outdoor realm. We're proving that we can do just as much as the boys can. Our numbers, which are growing every day, are still slim in comparison to this typically male-dominated sport. That's fine and dandy. I don't have a problem with the … Continue reading Rachel’s Top Five Hunting Blogs for Women
Now I know there's a little "About Me" section of the website that you can look at (and by all means, go ahead, I worked hard on that), but I figured I'd have my first post tell a little about myself. I feel like doing anything else would be a little awkward. So here … Continue reading Who Am I?