Month: December 2012

2012 Deer Season Summary

Posted on: December 31st, 2012

The 2012 deer season has, so far, been a season of ups and downs. Overall, the hunting has been average. Nothing special, but nothing terrible either. However, when we dissect the season week by week, we see that 2012 has been a wild rollercoaster ride


Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire!!!

Posted on: December 30th, 2012

“Chestnuts roasting on an open fire…Jack Frost nipping at your nose…”. When you hear these words, what comes to mind? For most of us, it’s one of the most recognized and beloved songs of the season – “The Christmas Song” – or commonly subtitled “Chestnu


So, here it is December 23 and the world didn’t end after all.  I guess the Mayans had it wrong…  Luckily, I didn’t put off anything as important as bill paying, Christmas shopping, or blog writing.  I did, however, put off making any plans for New Year’s


$100 OFF a Luxury Suite!

Posted on: December 17th, 2012

Curl up with a good book and cup of coffee and enjoy! Luxury Suite includes a king size ultra comfy bed, fireplace, jacuzzi, comfy furniture, day bed and mini refrigerator. Reservations required. Valid for a Luxury Suite with meals package (Includes dinne


By Chris Larsen

I’ve had the pleasure of fishing with a handful of championship caliber tournament anglers. What does that have to do with pheasant hunting? One thing I’ve noticed about these fisherman compared to the average angler is attention to


I started at my first real grown-up job in 2008. Right in the heart of what we now refer to as “the Great Recession.”  I worked at a place that had, at one time, been legendary for its over-the-top, amazing office holiday parties.  Old timers loved to reg

Classwork and Conferences

Posted on: December 11th, 2012

For many of us, our days of sitting in a classroom are behind us.  We all have fond memories of our favorite classes…the ones that taught us the lessons we still use today.  They likely had teachers or professors that truly cared about their subject, and


Green Your Conference or Event

Posted on: December 9th, 2012

For many the idea of “going green” for a conference or meeting is just about as appealing as a root canal.  With so much to think abou


Kelly Locklear’s 132″ 8pt

Posted on: December 8th, 2012

Kelly Locklear’s I32″ 8pt from Harpole’s Heartland Lodge on Vimeo.


Christmas Gift Giving!!

Posted on: December 5th, 2012

Today is Wednesday, December 5 and I guess at some point, I have to get myself in the Christmas spirit! It seemed like Thanksgiving came so early this year – and I wanted to enjoy the holiday as long as I could – that Christmas has snuck up on me AGAIN!

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