Author Archives: fsutroutbum

A DAY TO MYSELF

I was speaking with my wife on the phone after putting in a twelve hour day and she asked me what my plans were for the next day as I had no obligations.  I told her that I was probably … Continue reading

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Mounting Rod Holders on a Perception Kayak

In an earlier post I demonstrated how I had modified one of my kayaks for fishing and now I am going to show how I modified my Perception Prodigy to use it for fishing. This particular type of kayak is … Continue reading

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Mounting Rod Holders on a Kayak, part 2

In the prior post I discussed how to mount rod holders in the back of your kayak.  That was a fairly easy project.  Mounting rod holders in the front part of the kayak is more difficult.  There are a number … Continue reading

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Mounting Rod Holders on a kayak, part 1

When I purchased my kayak it was not specifically a fishing kayak but, as time passed I used it more for fishing.  That’s when I found that some modifications were required to make this use convenient and comfortable. The first challenge … Continue reading

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HONEY, I’M HOME

In order to retire well, we need to plan, not just for our finances, but for our entire life: marriage, hobbies, health, etc. Continue reading

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TALKING TURKEY

  Even though it is January and the snow is covering the ground, my thoughts began to drift towards spring and turkey season.  Wild turkeys are an example of a successful program by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. In … Continue reading

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THREE MISTRESSES

I have to finally admit it there are three mistresses in my life.  As when I sleep they haunt me with their siren sounds.   I think of them when I am awake and long for them when we are … Continue reading

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