Wednesday, January 20, 2021


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Updated 3 days, 6 hours ago
Oh, my, is it time for pie?

It’s the wrong time of year to write about pie.

Updated 6 days, 6 hours ago
Time to get involved in legislative issues

Our hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, trapping and other outdoor recreation heritage rights are up for review...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Finding our way through, and into the new year

Even though our kids weren’t able to be here in person to celebrate the holidays in 2020, we were all still able to share most of our family traditions.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
The diversity of ice fishing

Ice fishing can be enjoyed in so many different ways...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
‘Next year’ is here

My husband and I have an ongoing mantra for whatever obstacles life throws at us to prevent us from getting things done.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
We must be vigilant!

We, who live in Montana, have been largely spared from most of those disruptions...

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
A ‘Christmas’ card for a coronavirus year

We’ve almost made it. Only five more days of 2020. There’s probably not a soul who isn’t looking forward to turning the last page on this calendar. We’re all exhausted.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Last-minute gift ideas

Well, here we are…Christmas Eve and you still have not gotten that special angler on your list...

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Hunting season ends with a bang, just no buck

It was pointed out to me last week that I needed to share the rest of the story...

Updated 1 month ago
Christmas carols bring us comfort and joy

“...A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices,

Updated 1 month ago
Time to hit the ice!

Last week, along with a couple dozen other folks, I was on Smith Lake...

Updated 1 month ago
Hunting season, it could've been much different

To begin, I should have killed a bull elk...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Tales from the road with our ‘Bugs’

Years ago in Ohio when my boyfriend was teaching me how to drive his VW Super Beetle — a stick shift — I forgot to switch to a lower gear and the car started doing that bucking thing that’s so embarrassing.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Welcome to hard water season

For folks that know me well, they know that I live to ice fish!

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
What’s so funny? Serious thoughts about humor

“Laughter is the best medicine,” the age-old saying goes.