What Home School Moms Do Over The Holidays*

December 28, 2011 by Rieshy

I am Woman, hear me roar.  
Well, not roar, but see the (mostly) sanitized version of me butchering my first deer.  Yes I am girly enough to be wearing a glove.

Angie, my teacher and friend, is waiting patiently for me to get that skin off.

As any self-respecting home-educating mother I packed up the kids to watch/help.  It was a blast.  A gross and educational blast. 

 The first venison dish I cooked was awesome. 
Thanks to the hunters- Phil and William!

 Thanks to Angie and Jeff for lending us the use of their tree and for only laughing at me a little.

*I never thought about how much red-necks and home schoolers have in common...


Unknown said...

wowzer. and here i cried because i had to touch the insides of a turkey at thanksgiving...

Lizzie said...

It's been a long time since I've done that, wish dh still had time to hunt. Nice photos!

Cellista said...

"A gross and educational blast!" Love that quote! But glad it was you and not me. :)

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