The Kabuto Effect

Posted by on Apr 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Kabuto Effect

The Kabuto Effect.  This is what I am calling the strange effect that waiting on a really nice rod to come in the mail has on a person.  For me, the really nice rod is made by Yasuyuki Kabuto, the extremely talented and well-respected fiberglass rod builder from Hokkaido, Japan.  I was blessed to win a contest on www.thefiberglassmanifesto.com early this year and won my choice of rod from Kabuto.  After speaking by email with him, I was decided on a Kabuto 7643...

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European Mounts on the Wall

Posted by on Nov 29, 2013 in Uncategorized

European Mounts on the Wall

Some of you may have seen the story from late September on my early bull hunt with my Dad in Unit 23N in AZ.  We were blessed to have an amazing hunt, great weather, and rutting bulls everywhere (you can read about it here).  Anyway, we took the bulls to Bret Prentice at Game Trail Taxidermy. We were so thrilled by Bret’s work and would highly recommend him to anyone to have your taxidermy work done!  Bret turned our European mounts around in a matter of days and...

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The courtship begins…

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

The courtship begins…

Over the past few days, an annual courtship ritual has begun.  I suppose it happens every year, but I have never been a part of the pursuit.  It’s the age-old story of all the guys wanting to ask the prettiest girl to dance.  And finally, thanks to God and the AZGFD computer systems…I am that prettiest girl. The ritual I speak of, of course, is that which finds all of the state’s elk guides sending their mailers, postcards, DVDs, etc.  They must...

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A Journey Begins…

Posted by on Jan 17, 2013 in Uncategorized

Thanks for checking out my site!  Please bear with me as I get things up and running…but soon I hope to have a steady stream of posts that revolve around the three things that occupy my attention and time: Faith, Family, and Fishing.

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