Finer Things

Last Bird of Turkey Season

Last Bird of Turkey Season

The past couple of weeks the turkeys seemed to be outsmarting the hunters  in my family, but Hunter pulled off a 4th…

A Fun Day with the Family

A Fun Day with the Family

  After a long week of preparing for the wedding party, playing and reading with little ones, preparing recipes for upcoming DVDs,…

Alabama Turkey Rodeo Competition

Alabama Turkey Rodeo Competition

  I had the privilege of scoring turkeys for the 1st Turkey Rodeo covered by Bob Redfern at NBC Sports and organized by Dr. Ryan McWhorter and Bart…

Party in the Pasture?

Party in the Pasture?

My day began just like any other Wednesday. Planning the day, checking my calendar, school with the kids, answering emails, making lunch…

A Mountain Experience

A Mountain Experience

We were blessed to enjoy a little get away for a few days with no interruptions ( except for calls about Scott’s…

To Soak or Not to Soak

To Soak or Not to Soak

“Take your time” has never really been a phrase that my mind has really grasped very well.  I pretty much attempt to…

What a Way to End Deer Season!

What a Way to End Deer Season!

My son, Howlett, came home last night pretty depressed.  He shot at what he called a “monster buck” and thought he must…

Flintlock Sparks Excitement

Flintlock Sparks Excitement

  Scott, my husband, has been working all year for this very moment. After spending a couple of hundred man hours building…

The Forgotten Tree

The Forgotten Tree

The sassafras tree has been historically an very important tree. At one point in the 1600s it was one of the largest…

How Sweet It Is

How Sweet It Is

It’s harvest time! Last May, a little late for beekeeping, we set up three hives and hoped to harvest a “little” honey,…

100 lbs. of Thawed Meat

“Momma, why is there water all on the floor in the storage room under the freezer?”  are not the words that you…