It is no secret that men and women are different on every level, especially when it comes to learning new skills. So developing a program that embraces those differences, instead of downplaying them, is one of the keys to the success of the Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) program.
By now, you probably are aware of how successful the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program has been in the
Tornadoes can appear without much warning and when they do they often leave a trail of death and destruction. Because they
They say the true measure of whether a program is successful is when you look at it three or four years later. Is it still going strong? Did it meet its goals?
In Part One of From Grassroots to Grand Scale, we looked at the humble beginnings of the Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) program. In this installment we take a closer look at BOW’s successful record and who is really reaps the benefits.
Every organization, association or club you can think of, from the smallest neighborhood gardening club to the mega-national groups with hundreds of thousands of members, have one thing in common.
Do you remember the comedian Jeff Foxworthy’s famous line of jokes that started out with “you might be a Redneck if…?” His popular zingers that poked fun at rednecks everywhere made it cool to be one. Since the Foxworthy-coined phrase hit the airwaves, hundreds of labels quickly popped up to replace the word redneck: “you might be from Kentucky if” or “you might be a city slicker” and countless others.
Various people use a variety of names to describe the highly reflective, featherweight, paper-thin sheet including Mylar, emergency blanket, survival blanket and space or solar blanket. Whatever you call them, and whatever brand you use, they have many things in common.
Most of the preppers that I know, myself included, like to revert to using products or items that have a
Wax can be used as a sealant for a variety of items and is a useful practical method many preppers use. One of the most common ways preppers use wax is to seal and protect a wheel or block of cheese.
Large pots, glass jars, fruit pectin, metal lids and screw rims are all part of the process for canning your
Call me a savvy consumer or a frugal prepper; it really does not matter to me. And I know I am not the only one who gets a kick out of finding alternative uses for an item, especially an inexpensive, commonly used item such as a paper coffee filter.
Turkey hunting is a great way to hone your hunting skills, and a great way for the rookie hunter to get started in his or her hunting career. In Part 1, we learned about turkey calls and where to find a mentor. In Part 2, we will take a look at several other key aspects needed to become a successful turkey hunter. So read on, learn more and then get outdoors.
They come in a variety of sizes. Some are heavy-duty construction grade while others barely strong enough to mess with. The most common color is black and some have handles, grips and even convenient drawstrings. There are over a trillion sold every year and a staggering 1 million of them are used every minute. What am I talking about?