My Sister Comes for a Visit

I moved to Singapore from the United States just over two years ago. It really has been a learning experience and I have loved every minute of it. I have found out new things about myself and about the world that exists outside the borders I grew up within. That’s not to say that I don’t occasionally miss home and the things that I had taken for granted living in the West. One such thing was Spanish cuisine, my absolute favorite. So when I heard about La Ventana Spanish restaurant, I had to try it.

I made reservations for my birthday, when my sister would be here to celebrate with me. I heard great things about their menu and their world renowned chef and when we went I was not disappointed. We got a variety of tapas dishes to start and as expected it was all delicious. Continue reading My Sister Comes for a Visit

Slip-On Neoprene Recoil Pad Lets Me Enjoy Shooting Again

I have an old rifle that is in excellent condition. It is worth a decent amount of money, but I like to shoot it. However, it is a high caliber rifle, but it does not have a recoil pad. I have a problem with my shoulder, and I need the protection of a cushioned pad. However, I do not want to have a gunsmith alter this old rifle at all. I bought a high quality neoprene pad that slips on. It works perfectly, and I did not have to mess with the original butt plate on the stock. I can still shoot it now without any issues. Adding that little bit of thickness adjusted the fit better for me as well. Now my cheek lines up with the comb riser perfectly.

When I get back home from target shooting or hunting, I just slip off the recoil pad pad and put the gun back in the safe. Continue reading Slip-On Neoprene Recoil Pad Lets Me Enjoy Shooting Again