Keep it Going

As I surveyed the stream for any active fish in the cold light of the morning I had to take a second and appreciate the fact that I was again standing in a stream, about to fish. I really wasn’t expecting to see anything, but I didn’t want to blow an o…

As I surveyed the stream for any active fish in the cold light of the morning I had to take a second and appreciate the fact that I was again standing in a stream, about to fish. I really wasn't expecting to see anything, but I didn't want to blow an opportunity just because I was in too much of a hurry to recognize it. Today was about slowing down, trying to find a groove and enjoy just being in

Back to School

It seems like back to school time arrives earlier every year, and this year definitely seemed to creep up on me. I’m not sure how it is for other teachers, but it seems like I always have tons of things I want to get done, trips I want to make, places …

It seems like back to school time arrives earlier every year, and this year definitely seemed to creep up on me. I'm not sure how it is for other teachers, but it seems like I always have tons of things I want to get done, trips I want to make, places I'd like to fish, then I turn around and the first day of school is here. Makes me long for the Summer afternoons when I could sneak away with the

Recharge

This past week it was my turn to attend a professional development conference. Some teachers don’t like these, but I find after a long school year nothing gets me excited about getting back to work than hearing some new ideas, reconnecting with other t…

This past week it was my turn to attend a professional development conference. Some teachers don't like these, but I find after a long school year nothing gets me excited about getting back to work than hearing some new ideas, reconnecting with other teachers, and of course sneaking away to do some fishing on streams that I don't often get to fish. On the way up to Logan, UT I stopped off to pick