Category Archives: Summer

Gone Fish’n!  Golden North Salmon Derby

Gone Fish’n! Golden North Salmon Derby

Most people who know me are aware that I’m not available for work this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  For those of you who don’t, I’m out fishing, but nothing for the freezer or the grill.  I’ll be giving every fish away. The Golden North Salmon Derby has been around a lot longer than I have. Continue Reading

My birthday, beautiful day, part one

My birthday, beautiful day, part one

My husband kept asking me what I wanted for my birthday.  All I really wanted was to go fishing. We went in the “little boat”, an 18 foot Almar that was just equipped with 4-cycle motors.  For those of you that don’t know much about small engines, the old 2-cycle motors rattle, make a lotContinue Reading

My birthday, beautiful day, part two

My birthday, beautiful day, part two

Yesterday I told you about part one of my birthday adventures.  I’d lost a nice fish, learned a bit about running the boat, and then we were approached by the United States Coast Guard Patrol boat. My husband is accustomed to this procedure, but I’ll admit I was a little intimidated.  They asked a lotContinue Reading