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Countdown to Nationals

The Nationals are twice a year, every May & October. Our trip has been getting shorter over the years…we used to go down to Virginia 4 days in advance, to take in the sites, visit Civil War battlefields, go spelunking, etc. This National we’re probably only going to make it in on Friday evening. Which makes […]

Support for our Troops

Our troops do so much for us as a Nation…their families sacrifice so much in order for them to do so. Here is a list of some of the organizations that not only support our Troops, but their families as well. I had no idea so many existed.

I need coffee.

I’ve been watching my Keurig leak water out of the top of the dispenser for a few days now. I finally opened it up to find this: Funny thing is, when you close the top, the middle of that broken piece lands on a raised piece of plastic. So, basically, its almost like when I’m wearing high heels […]

Black Powder Ammo

This weekend will be chock full of making ammo for the Nationals in two weeks. Ammo that looks like this: The minie ball is seated “backwards” because the cartridge does not get loaded. That red plastic cartridge you see there is full of Goex, specially weighed out for my rifle and minie ball. We pull the […]

Conceal Carry

I do not have a holster. I have a belly band that I use for all my handguns…because…being female, I have something called hips and every holster I’ve tried on, even those made for women, do not fit me correctly. I do, however, wear my belly band backwards. I twist it around so I carry […]