DEER HUNTING… WITH A CAMERA I recently had the opportunity to spend a day in the woods “hunting” deer and I didn’t fire a shot with my rifle or bow. I was using my trusty Nikon camera to capture some images of whitetail bucks with noted wildlife photographer George Barnett on his ranch up near the Oklahoma border. For many years, George’s breath taking images of giant whitetail bucks and other game animals have graced the covers of many of the … [Read more] about DEER HUNTING… WITH A CAMERA
Walk with Bob: TIS THE SEASON The minute I woke up November 23, 2017, THE TIMES ARE A-CHANGIN' by Bob Dylan flashed through my mind. Tis the season. The Family Tradition went out the window this year and landed in the back part of the ranch, owned and … [Read more] about Walk with Bob: TIS THE SEASON
Chris Goldsmith of Sys Logic Technology Services LLC on how to choose a processor. Processors are complex things and not easily compared. In the days of single-core computing, the primary metric for gauging a processor’s performance was its clock speed. The … [Read more] about Do more cores mean faster performance?
SEEING THE OUTDOORS IN A NEW LIGHT! Since our visit last week, it has been quiet around the Clayton camp, abnormally quiet for this time of year! Normally, I’m bouncing all around the state/country in pursuit of whitetails during the best time of the year to … [Read more] about SEEING THE OUTDOORS IN A NEW LIGHT!
Chris Goldsmith of Sys Logic Technology Services answers a question we all wonder about: Myth: Computers slow down because they "wear out" over time Fact: A properly maintained computer can last longer than you think. One the biggest myths out there is … [Read more] about How Long Will My Computer Last?
Why Valley Forge? (1777-1778) On December 19, 1777, one day after America’s First National Thanksgiving, Washington’s army marched into Valley Forge to begin preparations for winter camp. Valley Forge, named after an iron forge on Valley Creek, was about 20 … [Read more] about Why Valley Forge? (1777-1778)
THE WATCHMAN: Is the NFL robbing our family time? Isaiah 62:6 ~ I have set watchmen upon thy walls, O Jerusalem, which shall never hold their peace day nor night: ye that make mention of the Lord, keep not silence… I made an observation of the recent … [Read more] about THE WATCHMAN: Is the NFL robbing our family time?
Around the Table: Spices and Scents of the Season Ahhhh! Does anything ever smell as comforting as freshly baked cookies? The aroma can fill the whole house and can lift the spirits. It is said that 70-80 percent of a human's taste is through the nose, … [Read more] about Around the Table: Spices and Scents of the Season
So far, this has been an awesome year in Texas for harvesting trophy class white tail bucks. Today, a buck that makes the Boone and Crockett book with the minimum score of 170 BC has become almost commonplace, especially on well managed ranches, many of which … [Read more] about Deer Hunting Has Changed Through The Years
Those of us that hunt and fish and love spending time in the outdoors can be a bit difficult to shop for. For a bit over a quarter-century, I have written my annual “Christmas Gifts” column where I highlight some gifts sure to please most any outdoor person. … [Read more] about Christmas Gifts For The Sportsman