My first try and curing, smoking and trying to glaze whole deer roasts. They all turned out, but it is still an adventure.
Shooting my 1858 and covering the cylinder holes with crisco is damn messy. So I decided I wanted to switch to lubed wads for more convenient shooting.
It is always great being a tinkerer and someone else enlists your skills for their projects. Then you still get to tinker and make things, but you can do it […]
I have always wanted to do blacksmithing, but when I brought it up as a young boy, my dad said NO, loudly. He said I’d burning myself and other things […]
When i made the last batch of snack stick and bologna I noticed my snack sticks appeared over cooked near the end, or the bottom. I did not notice anything […]
Now that hunting season is over it is time to start processing meat into product. I find it hard to concentrate on making meat products while hunting season is still […]
So I had wanted to make bump buckets to place out where we are hunting, but I just needed a bracket to hang them 10 yards from our stands.
I like the jalapeno pepper with cream cheese …, but no one else except my son can handle the heat of them and he’s moved out and only visits on some weekends.
I didn’t realize how much I didn’t know about smokehouses when I started this project.
After making deer meat into dried beef with the smoke house and getting an interest now in making deer hams, I began to re-acquire my interest in archery again. Also […]