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I did it. I have “pulled the trigger” and finally decided on a pistol for competition. I should say both Charles and I have. The .40 S&W Tanfoglio Witness Limited Elite Pistol. We have one on order and if we love it we will order another. We both of course want our own! Why have… Read more »

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One of my gal friends called me last week and said she was hosting a “photo” party. A photographer, James Warren, www.jwarrenphoto.com, did a special session and set up a temp studio and charged $25 a head to do about 20 digital shots and do minor touch-ups. Bargain! I have always wanted a fun photo… Read more »

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Friday night my cell phone rang and I could see Valentine’s name on my caller id. I knew immediately what he would be calling for. Val is a range master at Cascade club and puts on clinics for people who want to get in to the High Power Rifle Across The Course. Every two weeks… Read more »

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[youtube url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnYXhkl6eiU?fs=1″] Charles and his friend Brian brought me out to participate in a USPSA match at Paul Bunyan range yesterday. Brian is a great friend of Charles who competes regularly in this. Brian loaned me his match Para 1911, mags and holster. We brought the ammo. We have had cold and wet weather recently… Read more »

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A couple of days ago I grabbed all of my gear. Old and new Palma rifles, check. Warner sight, check. Front Right Sight, check. Shooting jacket, glove, sling, mat, scope and tools – check. I drove out to the Kenmore range to meet Bud who always graciously helps me with this stuff. We unpacked everything,… Read more »

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Every summer in late July, myself and about 15 girl friends go on a “Chick Weekend”. We head out to our secret location and “camp” for 5 days. Define camping? If I tell you what we get up to I may have to kill you. I believe we are in our 22nd year of “camping”…. Read more »

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Still on a mission to purchase a competition pistol, Charles and I went to try out West Coast Armory an indoor range on the East side of Seattle. I like this place! Spotlessly clean. Friendly staff. They even had a gun cleaning room! Will make my way back there soon. We twisted the arm of… Read more »

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I apologize for waiting this long to post results. My hotel had lousy wi-fi service. In this day and age? Not good. Anyway, the luxury of our calm weather we had from the first two days went away. Saturday was the ANY rifle/IRON sight day with a 4 person team event at the end. I… Read more »