Cheers to 2014!

Cheers to 2014 ~ from the red carpet in Vegas to the wilds of Africa, and everywhere in between. What a year to remember! Thank you to all who played a part in making the year so memorable.

A special thank you to: Próis Hunting and Field Apparel for Women, Women’s Outdoor News and Cabelas, with shout outs to Outdoor GPS and The Morning Bullride.

I cannot wait to see what 2015 has in store.

Ready. Set. Go! 

PicMonkey Collage 2014

Prois chicks and ticks… not a pleasant combination.

Author Michelle Whitney Bodenheimer and Britney Starr with Michelle's mighty blue wildebeest.   Image by Starr & Bodill African Safaris

Author Michelle Whitney Bodenheimer and Britney Starr with Michelle’s mighty blue wildebeest.
Image: Starr & Bodill African Safaris

This past July, I had the wonderful experience of hunting with Starr & Bodill African Safaris in the Eastern Cape of South Africa with five other unique and amazing women, including fellow Prois staffers Andrea Fisher and Britney Starr.  (Starr is coincidently one of the Starrs behind Starr & Bodill). We enjoyed 10 days of successful plains game hunting and a day of fishing in the Indian Ocean. It was an adventure I will never forget.

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The Measure of Success: a black-tailed deer hunt

Próis Hunting and Field ApparelThis morning I took to the woods under a cloak of darkness. Silently, I found my place and nestled in to sit and watch the forest wake around me. With the sun’s first rays I listened to the birds sing and held hope I would successfully fill my tag.

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