Robb cuts down a tree.  With assistance.

Robb cuts down a tree. With assistance.

It was a nice tree… that was right next to the house. We both wanted it down, Laurie figured today was the perfect day to do it.  It was. And so the adventure begins. I think cutting down a tree is appealing to any man’s masculinity. Especially if said man...

The Subtle Art of Dine and Dash… Nearly.

Our story takes place at the Wagon Wheel, a great family diner in Delmont, PA right off of rt22. Driving home from an estate sale, Liam asked if we could eat somewhere.  Being right near Delmont, Laurie thought of the Wagon Wheel right off the bat and the decision was...
Laurie Flew to Dallas – 5 Days of Survival

Laurie Flew to Dallas – 5 Days of Survival

Setting the stage… So my wife Laurie went on a trip to Dallas, TX and left me at home with my two sons, Harrington and Liam, and our three dogs, Tess (Beagle Mix), Wiggles (Poodle Mix), and Jake (Australian Shepard) and I was also dog sitting Luna, my Sarah and...
Chicken Names: Why we named our chickens Marge.

Chicken Names: Why we named our chickens Marge.

We got Chickens. Chicken Names? We named them, “Marge”. Looking for good chicken names?  We opted for one.  The story started about 3 or 4 years ago when we were driving back from someplace or another and happened to pass an Amish farm with a sign,...
Buck Season 2017 – 8 Point Whitetail Harvest

Buck Season 2017 – 8 Point Whitetail Harvest

While I come from a family of hunters and trappers in the little town of Ligonier in western Pennsylvania, at a young age I never really had an interest in hunting. I think it was more of a patience thing looking back. This year, with the nice late November weather, I...
Shed Snake Encounter

Shed Snake Encounter

So I went out to our shed to see if I had a cat crate in there and when I opened the door… a little mouse desperately jumped out between my legs and ran off! I never had that happen before and when I looked down… I saw this guy slithering around an old...