After a late night, we decided to sleep in before packing and leaving for our homes. Always bitter sweet leaving the Farm, but we'll be back again, next year. Oh yeah, and three of us have a hunting trip to Alabama planned in January! Once home, I unpacked and re-packed to go to Orlando for the week. … [Read more...] about Leaving North Carolina
Wednesday afternoon, we all arrived at the North Carolina farm for our annual deer hunting trip. With a bumper acorn crop, this year, I decided to sit in a lock-on stand in the middle of a grove of white oaks. Go where the natural feeding area is, I figured. Our friend, Chris P, decided to climb a very high tree to sit in a lock-on stand that overlooks the same field that … [Read more...] about UNBELIEVABLE Hunting Story!
On day two of our North Carolina hunting trip, we again found ourselves trailing another buck. We also set up a new double ladder stand. The weather was not bad for the morning hunt, but it just kept getting colder and colder throughout the day until it was in the 30s overnight. In the afternoon hunt, Thane sat in the same stand he sat in the night before, The Shed Stand. … [Read more...] about Trailing Another Buck
After of week of everyone sick in the Jones House, we took a low key day out to see Big Hero 6! Our kids said it was even better than Frozen! What? I would have to agree. It was really good! You laughed a lot, you cried a lot, you cheered for your favorite character, and of course the fun Stan Lee spoof at the end. It was fantastic! Here is More About Big Hero 6: … [Read more...] about Big Hero 6 Better Than Frozen?
Well, the day has finally come for me to start my hunt in North Carolina! I drove up from Columbia, SC to Chapel Hill, unpacked, setup a popup blind, and went for our first hunt! The trip followed mostly back, country roads from Columbia to Chapel Hill and they were beautiful! Rolling hills through Sand Hills State Forest in South Carolina, Rockingham raceway, fields, … [Read more...] about Buck Down in North Carolina!