Discover Boating

Discover Boating

Occasionally I run into someone who says they have never been on a boat. This really surprises me because all of my life we have gone on boats. This is the first time I got to drive a boat – I was about 5 (1975) doing this and it was my mom’s boss’ pontoon boat. I was so thrilled to get to “drive”.   Here I am fishing (that’s me … Continue Reading →
National Get Outdoors Day – June 11

National Get Outdoors Day – June 11

Top 10 Reasons for National Get Outdoors Day 10) A smaller and smaller portion of the nation is deriving physical, mental and spiritual benefits from time on their lands, and use is especially low for America’s poor, our urban dwellers, and minority Americans. 9) Today’s American kids are less connected to the outdoors than any previous generation. 6.5 hours a day spent watching screens. Six times more likely to play … Continue Reading →
ThermaCELL Mosquito Repelling Lantern Review

ThermaCELL Mosquito Repelling Lantern Review

Mosquitoes are not my friends as I’ve mentioned before, that is why I am always willing to try out different products to keep those nasty bugs away from me and my family. On the news this morning I heard that mosquitoes in the area (just 2 counties away) had tested positive for West Nile Virus even – ack! Today is about the ThermaCELL mosquito repelling lantern. This is a product … Continue Reading →