Joy Larson was raised in Montana, is a graduate of the University of Montana, mother of four, animal lover and writer.
Roadkill and the Rut in Montana
Almost everyone knows that we are smack dab in the middle of hunting season right now, but did you know that it is also the rut?
How I Spent $100,000 in One Day – The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
You may be thinking to yourself that I am a very wealthy person in order to just blow $100,000 in a single day, however you would be wrong. I am just an average working mom and our household income is probably the median for Missoula. So, you may be wondering then just how I was able to burn through…
Easy Crockpot Roast
My kids are a pack of carnivores. So, I end up cooking meat every night for dinner. I am always trying to find new recipes for meat to help feed these ravenous kids. This recipe is not only easy, it's delicious too.
Did You Survive Election Day? One Man Almost Didn’t
I get a little verclempt, my heart starts racing, my palms get sweaty and I even get a little choked up when I vote. However, I wouldn’t consider it a life or death experience. But one Michigan man did.
Why I Love and Hate Daylight Saving
Am I the only one who has a love-hate relationship with daylight saving time?
Do You NaNoWriMo?
NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month. Coincidentally, November is that month.
Missoula – Are You Ready for Winter?
Am I the only one who wants to play hookie from work at least one day this week? This early snowfall is making me want to stay home and curl up with a cup of hot chocolate and a good book in front of a roaring fire.
5 Creative Things to do With Your Pumpkins
Here are a few ideas to help you break out of the ordinary when it comes to pumpkin decorating this year.
What's the topic of the worst Facebook fight you've ever been in?
Black Friday 2012 Deals for Missoula
Here are a few tips to help you get an early start on your Black Friday shopping.