Very Nice Day

Some days (actually most days when I think about it) are great days to be alive.   Today was one of those days. We had planned to go to the lake today because the wind was going to be down… and I have a doctor’s appointment on Thursday… so Thursday was out.  And, we had planned […]

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Tanner Worley – A 10.52

This is Tanner Worley with his 10.52 black bass.  He caught this last Wednesday.. the same day we were on the lake last week…. Here is the info he provided: It was caught outside of King Creek on a Picasso Lures Bait Ball School E Rig umbrella rig, with Santone Rig Heads, with Kicker Fish […]

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Getting old is a drag…

Lately, I have been moaning and groaning about getting old…  lots of aches and pains.. getting really forgetful…  all that kind of stuff.  Well, it is worse than I thought. We haven’t been on the lake as much as we usually are…  lots of excuses.    But, today took the cake… as my Dad used to […]

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It’s Alright to be little-bitty….

Yep, old Alan Jackson was right..  It’s alright to be little bitty. We were on the lake today.    Haven’t been much lately due to one excuse or the other…. The Boss and I got up, ate breakfast and walked a mile by 9 a.m.   I commented that it was the first day that I hadn’t […]

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Spring time in the winter…

Yes, it is the end of January and we had 75° plus weather today…   gorgeous!!!! In fact, we will start with the stats today: Air Temperature:   50° at our 8:30 a.m. launch.  77° when we left at 2:30 p.m. Skies:   Clear, with a few clouds by mid-day Wind:  2 to 5 from the W/NW Water […]

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January 20… another day on the lake..

As the old saying goes: “You have to make hay when the sun shines”…  Well, Tuesday was one of those days..  relatively warm, lots of sunshine and not much wind.  We can’t turn those days down, life is too short.  We thought about going on Monday, but decided that wind looked better on Tuesday even […]

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Whitney January, 2015

Well, it is the middle of the month…  the 16th actually.  The Boss and I are celebrating our 45th wedding anniversary by going fishing.  Actually, that was one of the first things we did together…  bass fishing.   Her Dad was a commercial fisherman in Louisiana and boy could she paddle a boat.  I knew I […]

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Aquilla, a quick look

We were down in Peoria yesterday and had some time to kill. It has been a while since we have gone to Aquilla, so we decided to run by and see “How High Is The Water, Mamma?” Well, the fact is, the water isn’t rising.   And, it is not HIGH!  Here are some quick photos […]

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