Recipes · Venison

First Time Hunter: Bags the Big-Little

I did it. I am a Hunter. This blog is for all the women whose husband's hunt (guys show this to your gals). This post is for anyone who wonders what it's like to hunt. This story is for the new hunter so they can know what to expect. I will post later this week… Continue reading First Time Hunter: Bags the Big-Little

Life lessons · Wild and crazy Wisconsin

Wisconsin Deer Opener

I'm all ready for my very first deer hunt on my own. Yes, I'm going by myself. I have my new gun sited in, my license purchased, and fresh made deer hunting breakfast cookies. These cookies rock! They are filled with 5 different kinds of cereal, nuts and healthy oils. Honestly, I'm super nervous to… Continue reading Wisconsin Deer Opener

Pheasant · Recipes

# 6 of10 Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game

No. 6 All recipes are not created alike Many people will assume they can take a pheasant recipe and exchange it for a duck or goose recipe and expect it to taste good or worse, chicken! Pheasant and ducks are very different. Although they are both birds they have very different lifestyles. One migrates the… Continue reading # 6 of10 Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game

Pheasant · Recipes

# 2 Of Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game

Pheasant is so good and easy to cook! No.2 In some cases target practice optional, in others mandatory Have you ever bitten in to a BB? If you have it will definitely make you more cautious the next time you eat a game bird. Or pulled a wild (any hair is bad, wild or not)… Continue reading # 2 Of Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game

Cooking with Wild Game · Recipes

Venison Stroganoff

I lost the deer hunting competition this year. Not only did I lose, but so did my husband. The competition was really between the two of us. I forgot that our son Lee was going hunting this year too. I made some pretty big claims but you actually have to go hunting in order to… Continue reading Venison Stroganoff

Cooking with Wild Game · Life lessons · Minnesota Bound Recipes · Recipes

Cooking Pheasant 101: Do Not Over Cook

I must of spent 10 years eating disgusting pheasant, then 5 more, trying to hide it in the freezer from my husband so he wouldn't attempt to cook it himself (Sorry honey it was just plain bad). I tried many different recipes, but they all had one thing in common, a long cooking time. I… Continue reading Cooking Pheasant 101: Do Not Over Cook

Cooking with Wild Game · Recipes

World’s Easiest Venison Recipe

I attended a hunting expo with my boys a few days ago. We had a blast! I kicked both their butts in the pellet gun target shooting and target shooting with a 243 rifle. I was quite proud of myself. George(10) whooped my tootie in archery and Leo(13) kicked my butt in clay pigeons. I… Continue reading World’s Easiest Venison Recipe

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Cinnamon Scones

I love getting up early and so do most hunters. If they don't, I wouldn't plan on wild game for dinner. That goes for fishermen too. Fishing in Canada for my husband this past July, required a launch time of 4:45am! Try waking two boys at 4:15 am...they are not very helpful at that hour.… Continue reading Cinnamon Scones