Sharing Mia's Minute – January

As a part of the write everyday challenge, today I'm sharing thoughts from my newsletter. If you're not already signed up, click here. It's the second week of the year. If you make them, how have your resolutions or goals been progressing? Do you make these personal accountability statements only on the first day of …

Get Started Doing Something in 2020

People sit back and do nothing but complain and watch their freedoms as they're taken away. I spend a lot of time advocating for conservation and hunting issues, but I also allow time to press for the protection of our second amendment rights. The second amendment isn't about hunting, but without it, we won't have …

Where You'll Find Me – SHOT Show 2020

If you're like me, then you plan for SHOT Show way before now. In fact, I've had my room reserved since last year. I've had a few people asking me if I'll be at the show and where they'll find me. via GIPHY SHOT Show is the National Shooting Sports Foundation's (NSSF) Shooting, Hunting, Outdoors …

Reviewing the Shark Tooth Flipper by W.R. Case & Sons

Today I'm having fun attempting to get the Case & Sons Shark Tooth Flipper knife to flip open! SHOP: W.R. Case & Sons - SHARK TOOTH FLIPPER - http://ow.ly/C0Rh50xAygj https://youtu.be/dCtjTwZget8 Mia Anstine is an outdoor writer, licensed outfitter, hunting guide, keynote speaker, and a range safety officer, firearms instructor, and archery instructor. She is the …

Becoming a Hunting Mentor — Twenty Minutes Changes Everything

In yesterday's mentoring/giveaway post I mentioned the five stages of hunting, plus an added number six -- The Sportsman Mentor stage. The story below, shared by my friend Kevin, shows how someone became a sportsman mentor, and he thinks it's all about how someone became a hunter. It tells why the sixth stage of hunting …

Finding Mentors and Becoming Mentors — Sharing the Hunt

These days, mentoring is more important than ever, especially in the area of hunting. Learn more via a mentoring post I wrote for ALPS Outdoorz a while back. I'm not only an avid hunter and outdoor writer, but I'm also a hunting guide, shooting instructor, hunter-education class instructor, seminar presenter, and all-around mentor. It may …

Pheasant Hunting at the Bluffs with Denver Sables

This month traveling to the Denver area meant meeting a terrific group of women and a memorable pheasant hunt. As the Colorado area Regional Representative for Safari Club International (SCI) I travel throughout the state, attending events and getting to know the people who make things happen in the state's chapters. When I attended the …

Colorado Archery and Hunting at She Never Quit

Thanks to the Colorado Bowhunters Association the past three years I've trekked down to teach archery at the annual She Never Quit event in Texas. I’m blessed to be able to share my passions with over 50 wonderful women. In the past, archery has been an optional afternoon activity. This year I got lucky with …