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Twenty Years

Jaime and I started dating when we were spring chickens…just 17 years old. The first week in January we celebrated our 20 year anniversary. It’s been 20 years since he worked up the courage to tell me he’d like to hang around with me a little more because he thought I was pretty special. 560 more words

Dear Daddy ... Love, Zak, Jaime and Raegan

At Ben’s service, Zak stood up and gave the most heartfelt speech about his Dad.  He only brought a few written notes up to the front with him when he spoke – his tribute was entirely from the heart. 605 more words


Shows and Santa

Christmas will be here before we know it. It’s expected to be a balmy 65 degrees here. So I’m going to find atleast a little time to sneak in some fishing. 65 more words


This is one of my favorite times of year. Last weekend we had the first snow of the season, and it was so beautiful. It snowed all day–soft, plump flakes that landed gently on the still-warm ground.   705 more words

Lead and line 

Off season…. Time to mold some lead and clean and respool the reels

I use anywhere from 2oz to 10oz of lead depending on flow and bait size. 232 more words

Walleye bite is on

Well catfish guide season has officially wrapped up for me, now it’s onto some just for fun fishing, And boat projects but that’s worthy of another post later. 253 more words


When Stella was born in December 2011, I knew I wanted to start the tradition of a beautiful ornament for her to add to the tree each year. 268 more words