Category Archives: Reflections of My Life

Carrie Zylka’s 2017 February Wrap Up

February was a short month but it felt like a really long one. The month kicked off with the 5th annual Women on Winnebago Media Event. Every year the Fond du Lac Visitor’s Bureau hosts a handful of outdoor communicators for Wisconsin’s Sturgeon Spearing season. This year we had friends from out of state join us which made it more fun. If you’re on Twitter/Instagram/Facebook you can search for #SturgeonSpearing and #ss2017 hashtags to see several of our posts and photos.

I am working on a full article and some videos to post this month. So be sure to subscribe here to receive notifications of when I publish them.




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10 Reasons Women Should Try a DIY Solo Hunt

This list could really apply to male or new hunters as well. But as a woman there have been several things I’ve learned over the years and my first Do It Yourself Solo hunt changed me forever. There’s nothing wrong with hunting in a group or with another person, I thoroughly enjoy those experiences as well. However, I believe there are a few undeniable reasons hunters should take their game to the next level and experience the overwhelming sense of “I can” after a solo hunt. Continue reading 10 Reasons Women Should Try a DIY Solo Hunt

Father/Daughter Hunts Make for Special Memories

In a world where everything is based on bigger, faster, better, more, right now – remembering to spend time with a loved one can be hard.

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SMM – Where Did the First Half of 2015 Go??


It occurred to me the other day that I haven’t written a Sunday Morning Musings in 6 months. I seem to be doing that a lot lately, these 6 month stretches…

2015 has been an incredible ride so far and it’s only ½ over. Continue reading SMM – Where Did the First Half of 2015 Go??