Some interesting informati...

One purpose to this blog is to share information about my family history.  My Great Grandmother is Sarah Neome Braithwaite, which is where my tie to the Buchanan family originates.  As you can see from the family history wheel from familysearch.org her mother was a Buchanan.  While searching on Family Search, I found this amazing story about John Buchanan III: By Yvonne Jarvis John was born in...

My Younger Brother, Cody S...

Just had to share this awesome video of my younger brother on the pipes.  Cody plays with the Wasatch & District Pipe Band.

My Story

My Story My name is Mike Steck and I decided to start this blog for several reasons.  First, as I’ve ventured into the world of Highland Games, I’ve found that there isn’t a lot of information on the sport or the information is buried in forums.  So as I find information or figure things out, I’ve decided to share that information with the world.  While I make no claims that I...

Setting up a Sheaf Standar...

Well, so here goes the first post on this blog.  To get started, I absolutely love the Sheaf Toss!  While I’m not the best in the world (considering I am only into this sport 2 games now), I love the challenge and technique involved in this event.  So it’s only natural that when you love the even you go out and buy the stuff to build your own uprights.  My wife thinks I’m crazy and I...