Women and Amateur Radio

  "Ham radio?!?  You mean that hobby for crotchety, old men who sit around in their basement talking to other crotchety, old men?  No, thanks!  I'm not interested." I'm sure a lot of women/young girls who are being encouraged to take up amateur radio think of it as an "old man's" hobby.  And while it's true that men are … Continue reading Women and Amateur Radio

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Why Amateur Radio?

I'm taking this opportunity to talk about the hobby that my husband and I got into in late 2016.  That hobby is Amateur Radio, or Ham Radio, as it's more commonly called.  I won't be getting too in depth into the history of it, but rather why we decided to get licensed. Amateur radio came … Continue reading Why Amateur Radio?