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 …

Writing and Speaking About Girls with Guns (GwG)

My friends and Girls with Guns (GwG) have made it big with women who shoot and hunt. Over the years I've used their products in reviews, productions, and during hunts. That's why today I have to share a fun story with you. Is grammar important to you at all? While I'm a writer and have …

Throwing it Back to Turkey Hunting Season and Gear You Need

It's already turkey hunting season in some parts of the country, which has my Throwback Thursday eyeing good memories and great gear. Elk hunters often ask why I like turkey hunting. Well, hey! What else are you going to pursue, stalk, and call in the springtime?! If you love the challenge of getting up close …

Touches of Springtime at the Funny Farm

It's incredible how less than two weeks ago we had feet of snow and now it's gone, and it looks like springtime at the Funny Farm. Does it feel like spring in your neck of the woods? I'll start by saying that we had our annual Safari Club International banquet fundraiser event last weekend. Most …

Mia Anstine SCI Region 13 Representative

In January I attended and presented at the Safari Club International (SCI) convention in Reno. While there I received information and inquiry as to whether I'd like to act as the Regional Representative for the Colorado area. I currently serve on the Board of Directors as Secretary for the Four Corners Chapter of SCI. In …

2A Contact Senators Now Do Not Pass H.R. 8

I'm walking in the door from a trip to Washington D.C. where I spoke alongside other Second Amendment advocates and GOP Representatives at press conference in opposition of H.R. 8. This is a gun control bill similar to what has already been unconstitutionally imposed on us in the state of Colorado. Please contact your Senators …

Crazy Fox Bites can Educate Wildlife Lovers

Here's a crazy story for you today -- A crazy like a fox story. Don't we all need a little, "Wow!" or "What the ... ?" nowadays? With all of the politics and hatred going around I certainly haven't seen many posts or articles that don't make me cringe. This one may insight a grimace …

Adventure Stories Connecting Hunters at SCI Convention

Update: My apologies. I included a link to a collector, no longer in print, edition of the book. Please use this link instead. It's a bit more affordable. I'll leave the pricey one linked below for any of you who may be interested. ~Mia Sitting around the table, telling stories, and relating to one another …

Women Only Firearms Event

This and other women's only events, presented by the NRA, are helpul to women with all levels of firearms experience. Be sure to check it out, or share it with someone who would be interested. NRA Women’s Wilderness Escape Partners with Leupold and Kristy Titus FAIRFAX, Va. – The National Rifle Association’s Women’s Wilderness Escape program has …