Month: January 2018

Big Shrimping: How to host a Seafood Boil

Big Shrimping: How to host a Seafood Boil

  It’s Winter time in the Pacific Northwest; prime time to be dreaming up fun ideas for the upcoming Spring and Summer Seasons, i.e..when the weather improves. However, I am also a fan of dreaming it and doing it, and let the weather just do […]

FIELD GRUMPIES

FIELD GRUMPIES

Gosh I hope the title doesn’t gross you out.  If you know what a “field grumpy” is, then you are probably grossed out but perhaps curious? The hilarious term comes from the heart of Western Alaska, where I spent a couple of summers working at […]

The Outdoor Life of Mia Sheppard

The Outdoor Life of Mia Sheppard

Mia Sheppard is a fly fishing guide, spey casting champion, chukar hunter, and conservationist from northwest Oregon. She also happens to be a seriously awesome and passionate person, who has a true appreciation for good food!  Mia has created an adventurous life for herself and definitely lives life on her own terms; spending most of her time outside with clients and friends, her daughter Tegan, and her husband Marty.  Mia and Marty run Little Creek Outfitters in Maupin, Oregon, (more…)

HOMEMADE PINE SYRUP

HOMEMADE PINE SYRUP

  Foraging, my friends.  It’s kind of amazing, and also kind of hip right now.  But the truth is that foraging is just old fashioned and awesome, and has the potential to bring you a lot of joy in the making process.  I wanted to […]