Flying Orange Clay Disks Fear Me

I collect competencies like some people collect trading cards. I think you just can't know how to do too many things. One thing I learned to do was shoot a shotgun and bring home dinner if I needed to. Only, I was 12 when I learned it, and my skills were getting a little rusty. After Sunday's coyote/dog attack on the flock, I got a bit more motivated to brush up my shooting skills. DH was very happy to hear he'd have some enthusiastic company for a day at the range.

We had a lot of fun, and I did better than I expected. I think DH was surprised, and that's always worth a day's outing. I blew several skeets to smithereens. Very satisfying.

What surprised both of us was how good DD was! A tribute to the ancillary benefits of playing hours of Wii games.

But the biggest surprise of all was our own sweet kitten-loving Auntie Elizabeth suiting up to shoot the gun. She didn't hit anything, but I think you'd agree she has the attitude and the look going on.

Make her day.

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  1. Daddy'd be proud! *;)

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  2. Yay, Aunt Elizabeth. I think I met her, and she's such a sweet thing. Boy, did she fool me.

    And yay for you boning up on your shooting skills! Can't wait to read the headlines next time any predators come around!!!

    xoxo

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  3. You go girls!!!!

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