Monthly Archives: November 2011

Texas Hill Country Deer Hunting Update 2011

As we approach the half way point of the Texas Hill Country Rifle season for Whitetail Deer I though it would be a good idea to update folks on what the Armadillo Times crew has been seeing this year in … Continue reading

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Top Travel Trailer Gear Picks of 2011

We bought a new travel trailer back in January and spent the best part of this year outfitting it and I’m happy to report we finally got it to the point where I can really relax when we go camping. … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Day 2011 Wishes

It’s official… holiday season is here. Tomorrow is the day, in the United States, we all give thanks for the blessings in our lives. I really enjoy this time of the year as it usually means our family gets to … Continue reading

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Petzl e+Lite Emergency Headlamp Review

Last weekend I had the opportunity to test the Petzl e+Lite Emergency Headlamp as a part of our 4 day, 3 night trek to the Texas Hill Country for a long weekend of deer hunting. I spent three nights testing … Continue reading

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Jawbone JAMBOX Review

How about a triple play bluetooth device? At home, at the office, and in the great outdoors is where we went to review the JAMBOX from Jawbone. This is a really cool piece of electronic equipment that performed flawlessly for … Continue reading

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E-Z Up Sierra II 10×10 Canopy Review

Sometimes you just need a little shelter from the elements. Too much sun is never a good thing when your camping or at the beach and what about rain. Have you ever tried to eat at a pic-nic table while … Continue reading

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Blackcat Catalytic Heater With Instastart Technology Review

I have been using Coleman propane heaters for more than 15 years now, so when it was time to add another one to our ever growing collection of hunting/camping gear I went right back to Coleman for a solution I … Continue reading

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Griffin Technology 1 Amp PowerJolt Dual Micro for iPhone and iPod Review

I have to admit it… I’m a gadget freak. Especially if the gadget is something that will enhance my outdoor experiences. Lets take the iPhone for example. I carry my iPhone with me everywhere, even in the kayak while fishing. … Continue reading

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Bussmann NO.44 ATC Blade Fuse Tester/Puller Kit Review

During one of our camping trips this last summer we ran into a fellow camper with a travel trailer whom had a blown fuse in his rig and, since we were somewhat remote, he was visiting camps to see if … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Dinners and Other Adventures

It was a different kind of start to the deer season this year. We packed up wednesday night and headed out to our hill country hunting ranch after work on thursday. The drive up was nice as we missed most … Continue reading

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