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Started Training, First Injury

January 10, 2012


Last weekend was simultaneously great, and disconcerting. I started out very well, I had fantastic Italian food Friday night. I had an excellent Brunch Saturday Morning. At noon, I took the train over to Brooklyn to check out Crossfit Virtuosity, a crossfit club owned by the Founder of Crossfit NYC, Keith Wittenstein. As far as […]

Hunting Season is Over…Time to Start Getting Ready for Hunting Season

January 10, 2012


2011 was an incredibly educational year. I took my first deer, I learned to field dress multiple species, cooked several types of game meat, learned the basics of bow. Now I’ve got roughly 9 months to prepare for this coming fall. I have a few major goals: Be stronger than I was back in 2009 […]

Would Anyone Buy Cold Weather Practical Pistol Gloves?

January 10, 2012


Operating pistols under time pressure in very cold weather is hard. As your fingers get cold, they slow down, making achieving sub-100 ms splits very hard. About 4 years ago I had an idea for a product, with a very limited expected market size. Right now, there are gloves for warm weather, which offer good […]

Six’s Skull

January 9, 2012


Cooked and Cleaned my First Small Game: Cottontail Rabbit

January 8, 2012


Over x-mas break, I visited my family’s farm in northwest Iowa. There, my cousin bagged a nice a nice cottontail rabbit. Somewhat to my surprise, they generally would take the carcass and feed it to their cat. I was shocked. I wanted to eat the rabbit. He laughed, but obliged. I’d never cleaned a rabbit […]