Trout Don’t Live in Ugly Places

If you read yesterday's post you read that for my birthday Chris booked a fly fishing trip for us.  We have talked about finding something that we both like to do outside together that would be a good thing to develop.  Chris loves to fish and has some great memories of fishing with his grandparents and his dad and until recently his fishing trips have been sporadic. We hope to start a habit--a good one. Chris hooked up with Kent at Bear Creek Anglers and he was a very patient and skilled … [Read more...]

Basketball Anyone?

I love to watch basketball and even if I do not know all of the rules I do love to watch a great competition.  Both of our boys played rec ball growing up and I loved to go watch those games.  Aaron was a scrappy little player and even if he was small he hung in there with the big guys.  One time I remember him hanging onto the ball so tightly that another player actually lifted him up off the floor by holding the ball, too!   Pretty funny stuff and while neither boy went on to play in the … [Read more...]

Happy Super Bowl Sunday!

While you watch the Super Bowl today (or the commercials because I know that a lot of  you watch just for the commercials!) think about my little college town of Ada, Ohio where all of the Wilson Footballs are made!  Ada is home to Ohio Northern University but at this time of year it takes second seat to Wilson Football!  Enjoy the day and the video! … [Read more...]