Category Archives: How To

Destination Review: Bear Valley Vista, Spring Green, Wisconsin

When the subject of hunting in Wisconsin first came up on Facebook, it was in a very joking manner. This gal from Florida who I’d never met before and I started bantering back and forth about her hunting here in Wisconsin with me this year. Continue reading Destination Review: Bear Valley Vista, Spring Green, Wisconsin

Gear Review: Slumper Seats

Slumper Seats Saved My Ass – Literally.

A few weeks ago I enjoyed a week with my gal pals from out of state.Β  During that week of hunting, I found out much to my great chagrin that a tree stand was just not for me.

Not knowing what to do, and not wanting to sit on the rain soaked ground for a week, Slumper Seats came to my rescue.

Actually; Slumper Seats came to OUR rescue as Thelissa from Utah used one as well, she raved about how comfortable it was after the first day and it was nice to have a second opinion for my review.

Sitting on a rocky outcropping or at the base of a tree with nothing between your butt and the cold earth but your pants – kinda sucks.Β  You can feel the earth beneath you leeching the warmth from your body and if it’s been raining, you’ll inevitably end up with a wet, muddy splotch right about where your pockets are.

Slumper Seats are made right here in Wisconsin, this American made company takes pride in choosing high quality material for its various models.Β  Continue reading Gear Review: Slumper Seats

Gear Review: Coolmax Sleep Sack

I came across the website some time ago, I was intrigued by this company that offered several handy camping and outdoor products.

A few weekends ago I had the chance to use one of the new Outgo Coolmax Sleep Sack and Sleeping Bag Liners. It certainly came in handy when the temps dipped a bit below what I find comfortable.

I am always on the lookout for products that will enhance my camping, fishing or hunting experience. After all, who actually likes to be uncomfortable when sleeping in a tent in Wisconsin? Continue reading Gear Review: Coolmax Sleep Sack

Key West Salmon

Salmon is a staple here in the Zylka household and it’s not always a Friday Fish Fry when fish is served up.

Tonight we’re having a fabulous recipe we found online.

Enjoy! Continue reading Key West Salmon

Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Venison Hamburger Bake – YUM

It’s the second weekend of the Wisconsin Whitetail Rifle season.Β  And what would hunting season be without knowing what to do with all that meat in the freezer? Continue reading Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Venison Hamburger Bake – YUM