When the Kids Become Adults, and the Students Become the Teachers…

When the Kids Become Adults, and the Students Become the Teachers…

I can’t believe that my kids are not only adults, but well into adulthood, self-sufficient, and masters of the sport of kayaking.   I believe it, of course, but for years it seemed like it was so far fetched and far away that I would never see this day.    Of...
When the Kids Become Adults, and the Students Become the Teachers…

Turning Over a New Leaf…

I was debating the validity of fishing as a sport the other day with someone (no names, sorry) and I was sure I had her convinced that fishing was truly a sport and that the top Pros deserved the sponsorship, prize money, and attention that they got for their skills...
Win a Kayak and help me Raise $50k during my 50th for the Starkey Hearing Foundation

Win a Kayak and help me Raise $50k during my 50th for the Starkey Hearing Foundation

As you may already know, both Dane, and I have severe hearing loss, and KC has moderate loss.   The issues this causes us and those around us if we don’t have hearing  aids is immense.    Dane and I are lucky however, as we have been able to function and get...
My First Trip to China- Kayaking the Nu River- Chenggang, China- Yunnan Province…

My First Trip to China- Kayaking the Nu River- Chenggang, China- Yunnan Province…

I have paddled in many places around the world, but China was still virgin territory for me.   It is far away, and without a guide of some sort, getting around in Rural China is not easy as the language barrier is incredible.    Reading signs is impossible, and...