My husband went on his first hunting trip this past Sunday. He came back empty handed but very happy. He got a whole day to himself in nature, what can be better than that?
We would very much like to get one, hopefully two, deers for the freezer by the end of hunting season.
I usually wait until the price of turkey is at it’s lowest after Christmas and buy eight or more turkeys for the freezer. Between the turkey and the deer, our yearly meat quota is met.
So I really hope he’ll get a deer, and I am very thankful that he is doing this because God knows I won’t be able to sit still on a tree (or anywhere for that matter) for more than two minutes straight.
It was a chilly day, and as I know my husband, he doesn’t eat a thing until his mission (whatever it may be…) is done, so I made myself productive and made him a hearty lentil soup.
Here it is: