• Delicious Recipes for Hot Seafood Appetizers

    09/30/2014 Comments (0) Recipes & Cooking

    John’s Note: Salty water, sizzling sun, sand between your toes and tasty seafood are some of the pleasures of beaches we dream about after we leave. Whether you eat seafood at the beach, bring your bounty home to freeze and enjoy later or buy it at your local store, seafood doesn’t have to taste the …

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  • Doving With Family and Friends

    09/25/2014 Comments (0) Dove Hunting

    John’s Note: Plenty of fields, gravel pits and industrial sites around urban areas home large populations of doves. I’d always dreamed of hunting these regions but assumed they were off-limits because they were situated so close to the city. However, after checking with my local conservation officer, I

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  • Finding An Urban Dove Hot Spot

    09/25/2014 Comments (0) Dove Hunting

    John’s Note: Very few things in life come easy. This adage is especially true for the urban dover. To find a good hunting site close to home requires hours of research, a considerable amount of gasoline for reconnoitering trips and many phone calls, but it can be done. The best place to start to locate …

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  • A Great Urban Dove Hunt

    09/24/2014 Comments (0) Dove Hunting

    John’s Note: My older brother made a lot of sense about identifying and hunting doves close to Birmingham, Alabama, our home. Plenty of fields, gravel pits and industrial sites around Birmingham homed large populations of doves. I’d always dreamed of hunting these regions but assumed they were off-limits

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  • Unusual Places to Hunt Doves

    09/23/2014 Comments (0) Dove Hunting

    John’s Note: One of life’s bummers is having to work on opening day of dove season. Your heart and your mind are in the field watching high-flying, shell-dodging, gray ghosts zoom over a cornfield while out-of-practice gunners try to calculate speed and distance and estimate an invisible point in the sky

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