A little prep work goes a long way

Choosing A Bird Dog… During next month’s “Woods-n-Water News” Outdoor Weekend, I’ll be able to stroll through the puppy tent without regret. Now, I didn’t say “without temptation,” and I didn’t say “without...

Wolf tracks shed little light…

A confirmed wolf pack in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula ends to evoke one of three emotions; a sense of wonder, a sense of outrage, or a sense of apprehension The recent news of a confirmed wolf pack in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula tends to evoke one of three...

Discovering Michigan

A land of coastlines, lakes, rivers, streams and abundant wildlife… Welcome to Michigan. This is the place whose natives think it not at all odd nor the least bit embarrassing to point at their hands to indicate locations in the Lower Peninsula. It’s a...

Maybe it’s time to get personal

‘How we lost knowledge of where food comes from and why we need to get it back’ From its title, Kitchen Literacy by Ann Vileisis, might sound like any other how-to manual for finding one’s way around the items tucked away in one’s cupboards,...