Another great commentary for all of our hunting, livestock-raising, and/or meat-eating readers. Boise Librarian! Becca Stroebel talks about getting her start as a female hunter and fisherwoman, and getting down and dirty with where the meat we eat comes from. For this interesting post and ongoing advice on what to read, head over to Becca’s … Continue reading
Category Archives: Hunting and Fishing
Finding food in the forest; Morels pt 2.
We slowly crept down the mountain road searching the woods for our prey. Suddenly Alex screams out “Puff balls!” and I slam on the brakes. Before the car even comes to a stop the passenger door swings open. Alex is pulling his knife from his pocket before his feet hit the ground and he quickly … Continue reading
Despite the love and pleasure food has brought me, it’s a conflicted affair. When I don’t eat I get grumpy. Bob Marley said, “a hungry man is an angry man.” I believe him. The closest thing to my heart is my belly. I hate being hungry. When I am really famished a salad and steamed … Continue reading
Walking on Water: Idaho Rainbow Trout
Ice Fishing is the easiest way to walk on water. When Alex called and asked if I wanted to go, I said, “yes.” “We can catch Kokanee! The tastiest salmon on the planet.” Of course I wanted to go. Even if I had to walk on ice, drink Cup of Soup to keep warm and trying to keep dry as we stood on a 8 … Continue reading