On the First Day of Christmas – Gift Idea

I've been diligently working on my Christmas gift list and in the process striving to give you some ideas too. In addition to my, the Mountains Are Calling shirts, you can find a wide variety of items on my new Amazon Influencer page. There are tons of items for anyone who wants to get outside, …

Great Gift for Ranchy Peeps or Anyone With a UTV

A great ranchy gift idea, or one for anyone who drives a 4-wheeler or UTV, has hit my inbox. I once shared this video of 'What We Grow in Colorado' (See below). It was all about rocks. We were picking rocks from the pasture before drilling the field. This is an ongoing process. I really do think …

Change your clocks and your driving habits

As clocks change watch for wildlife on the highway In a recent YouTube video, I shared a headlight cleaning hack, and a story about how I came to have one clean, shiny headlight and a dull one. You guessed it. I whacked a deer. While I pursue wildlife during hunting season, I don't enjoy hitting …

My Shooting Princess Slays Dragons

Do you remember when you were a princess, had huge dreams, climbed to the top of towers, and slew dragons? Hopefully, you're still that girl (or guy!), so to speak. As we grow up and learn responsibility, respect, patience, and even fear, we sometimes forget where we started and worry about toppling. If we let …

Features of the Best Concealed Carry Holsters

Living in the country means I'm quite a distance from neighbors as well as the police station. While I initially attained my concealed carry permit because of handgun hunting, I often carry at my home. Some people think of their home as their safe place. While I too consider my domicile a place at which I'm …

Tons of Snacks to Carry in the High Country

Whether I'm exploring, hunting, or on another adventure, the high country is a place I love. When I'm out for a day hike or week long expedition I always carry rations of food. Snacks come in handy in the event you wind up stuck on the side of the mountain for more than your intended …

Quick and Easy Antlered Christmas

I'm always looking for hacks to make life easier, projects quicker and Christmas more enjoyable here at the ranch. That's why I wanted to share my daughter's idea of a decorated tree, which I actually happen to love! What do antlers have to do with Christmas? Well, said daughter loves antlers because hunting for them …