2A Colorado Girl in DC – DC Project

Not long ago I shared information about a fundraiser event for the DC Project. This is my first year to be able to squeeze it into the schedule, but I visited our Nation’s capital as a Colorado delegate for the group. Over 50 women descended on Washington DC, coming together to support one another as …

Hunting Summit 2019 by Swarovski Optik

As a writer I’m often blessed with days of getting my hands on the latest greatest products. Occasionally that includes fabulous adventures. Last week I partook in both as I attended Swarovski Optik’s Hunting Summit. The Hunting Summit is an event of which I’ve followed in the past as I’ve used the tried and true …

Touring, Writing, Conferencing, POMA

I’ve been on the road and neglecting my updates, starting with a trip to the annual Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) conference, it’s time to catch up! The daughter and I took a road trip and made a nine-hour drive a bit longer by stopping to see some sights along the way. Do you ever …

Support the Women Traveling to D.C. | DC Project

Next month I’ll be traveling to Washington D.C. with the women of the DC Project. The DC Project Team Match is going to be run this weekend. The funds raised from the event will be used in support of the women who will be traveling to meet with their legislators on Capitol Hill. It’s open …

Mia Anstine Featured in Empowering Book About Women Hunters

Mia Anstine of Pagosa Springs, Colorado is among 18 individual female hunters across the country profiled in a revealing new book called Why Women Hunt. The book is the first of its kind by Author and hunter K. J. Houtman. Anstine is a hunting guide and instructor in archery, firearms, and other outdoor-related skills: “Sitting …

Avoid Wildlife Attacks – Aggressive Bear Bites Woman

It’s interesting to me that people have become so separated from their instincts. Days ago humans understood that wild animals are just that — wild. Our instincts told us to pay attention, to be aware of our surroundings, to carry protection, and to avoid potentially dangerous situations. I’m not saying that this hiker did anything …

10 Tips for Being a Successful Woman | NRA Women’s Mentoring

Each year I head to the NRA Annual Meetings a day early to attend an NRA Women in Industry Spring Event. The gathering is a highlight of my trip because I’ve met so many fabulous women in the gun world. We work with one another to learn mentoring, and also to be mentored. NRA Women …