Several weeks ago I wrote an article detailing a few of the positive environmental benefits that have come from the corona virus restrictions, and I thought I’d give another update. If you missed that post, click here to read The Bright Side of COVID-19. Since then, organizations like NOAA and the International Energy Agency have been … More The Perks of a Pandemic
Every day the news is filled with new higher death counts and heartbreaking stories of how the corona virus is affecting people all over the globe. Depression and anxiety are sinking in, and it’s often hard to stay optimistic. But I believe in holding onto hope, so today I’ll be writing about what good things … More The Bright Side of COVID-19
Welcome back to my blog, and to the start of a new series. In last week’s post, I mentioned how the effort one person makes to reduce their negative impact on our planet makes a huge difference. Unfortunately, it’s hard to take that step to try to live a more conscious lifestyle, and oftentimes the desire to … More How to Save the Planet- for FREE!
I find it interesting and wonderful that people from many walks of life all over America can unite over sports. With the Kansas City Chiefs winning the Super Bowl, fans of the same team hug each other joyously, even if they’re strangers! Likewise, 49ers fans can join together over the sting of loss. If so … More How Can We Unite?
Happy new year! As I was trying to decide what to write about to kick off this next decade, I realized that many people would have resolutions to be environmentally friendly, and I’m here to help make that decision a reality. There are many ways to offset your carbon impact, and every small effort contributes … More How to Neutralize Your Carbon Footprint
DISCLAIMER: I have never actually seen a shark in person, I am simply presenting helpful information that is tried and true from experts. Welcome back to my blog! If you missed my post about sharks last week, click here to read it. This week is all about safety- both for you and the sharks! Reacting badly when … More How to React to a Shark Encounter
I recently watched the new sequel to the movie 47 Meters Down, and I noticed the extreme misrepresentation of sharks. Unfortunately, sharks are usually depicted as savage and bloodthirsty monsters that kill anything in their path, while nothing could be further from the truth! Before I get into today’s post, I would like to note that I … More The Truth About Sharks
There are actually many ways hunting helps aid conservation efforts. First, I think I should state the obvious: Hunting doesn’t help conserve the exact animal you’re shooting. However, keeping the population in check can help the species as a whole. Due to habitat loss, many animals, in this case, deer are facing harsher starvation than … More How Does Hunting= Conservation?
Welcome back to my hunting series! If you missed my previous posts, click this link to see them. Today I’ll be discussing trophy hunting- what it is and why that’s not how I hunt. Simply put, trophy hunting is hunting solely for pleasure. Part of the animal is kept as a prize, such as antlers for deer. … More What is Trophy Hunting?
Welcome back to my hunting series! If you missed the first two posts, click here to check them out. This week we have a special guest- my honorary grandfather! Michael Adams has been hunting for much longer than I’ve been alive, and he knows deer as well as he knows himself! I couldn’t think of a better … More My Hunting Series- Part 3 (Guest Post!)
Welcome to my series on hunting! If you missed the series intro I wrote last week, be sure to check it out here. If you want to keep up with this series and my blog, make sure you subscribe to receive emails every time I post. I hope you enjoy this article, and if you do feel … More How to Hunt Safely
In the past I wrote a post about why I hunt, but I thought I would elaborate more on the subject of hunting. With the start of a new deer hunting season, this seems as good of a time as any! If you’d like to receive an email every time I post to keep up with … More My New Hunting Series!
This week’s post is closely related to my article last week, Why You Should NEVER Release Pets into the Wild, so be sure to check that out if you haven’t read it yet! To some people, the easy solution to your child’s incessant pleas for a pet is to take an animal from the wild and … More Why You Should NEVER Keep Wild Animals as Pets
Welcome to my blog! I’m back from being sick and ready to write! Today’s topic isn’t discussed very often, but is still extremely important. Many pet owners aren’t sure what to do with their animals when they can no longer care for them, so they often don’t behave responsibly because of their naiveté. I make it … More Why You Should NEVER Release Pets into the Wild
I’m usually more of a factual writer, but this week I thought I’d mix things up a bit. I want to show you that no matter what gifts you have, you can help save our planet! Creative minds have used their art to move the hearts of many, whether it’s making art from trash, painting, … More Creative Conservation