There’s a children’s book out there, The Giving Tree, that I’ve no idea what it’s trying to say. Yep. Missing the message completely. Or, if I’m getting the message, and I truly hope I am not, I’m mentally running away and screaming. Well…maybe that’s a bit too dramatic. This story really creeps me out, though. It’s … Continue reading The Giving Tree
If you want to catch a lot of fish, you have to do a lot of fishing. Just like anything in life, right? To be good, you have to work at it. If I had to survive on my fishing skills, I’d be a vegetarian. If I wanted a slice of protein, I’d get in … Continue reading Fishing Day!
New Stuff I like to think I’m a techno geek. I’m not. I’m a sham. A charlatan. But this doesn’t stop me from ordering the bigger, better, brighter and shinier gadget when it’s offered on my phone plan. It’s so amazing to me that I’m walking around with a teeny tiny computer in my hand. … Continue reading New Stuff
Up front, I used my iPhone for pics, so I need to wait until they hit my Cloud to post them. I.E…..I owe you peeps some pics. Beautiful day! Fishing class was fun! Probably because Mr. Al and I are better than the others, so we felt kinda cool, I’ll admit it. Hey, I can … Continue reading Monday? Really? I must be on vacation!
Yesterday was our trial for all sorts of things….fly fishing without Teacher, the trolling motor, the outriggers Al created and our new seats that he handmade. All went surprisingly well. It was darned windy. And cold. No dipping, skinny or otherwise. We drained the battery for the trolling motor pretty quick as we cruised through the waves. Fortunately, we had the … Continue reading The Saga of Ruth Lake–Days 2 and 3
This was cheating….but what a lovely spot we found in which to cheat! And why, pray tell, is it cheating? Well, we car camped…shoved all our stuff in the car, cooler as well, and hauled our boat and ourselves 2 hours into the Trinity Alps to Fish Lake. Big Foot Country. Yup. True Fact. But … Continue reading Short and Sweet Canoe Trip