Appetizer, Food

Easy Mojo Carnita Sopes

Easy Citrus Mojo Sopes that I made for my Spanish Class.  Sopes are a traditional dish that is native to Central and Southern Mexico.  They are little "boats" that are crispy on the outside and soft on the inside.  They hold any ingredients that you want to put on top but most of the time… Continue reading Easy Mojo Carnita Sopes

Activities, Golf, Golf Courses, Junior Golf, Tournaments

Barbasol 2017

You will find many stories about the Barbasol Tournament being an "alternative to the British Open" but I don't see it that way at all. I see the Barbasol as my "must watch" tournament just as the Masters is. As a Junior Golfer, it is my dream, my goal Tournament. Let me tell you why....… Continue reading Barbasol 2017

Activities, Golf, Junior Golf

Jr Golf Clinics at PGA Tournaments

  As Junior Golfers, we watch our favorite golfers on tv, follow them on Instagram and if we are lucky, see them play in a tournament. What you might not know is that most PGA Tournaments offer free Junior Golf Clinics hosted by a couple of PGA Pros. This is a chance to meet the… Continue reading Jr Golf Clinics at PGA Tournaments

Activities, Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing for Kids: Flies

Fly Fishing really comes down to casting a "fly" into the water over and over again until a fish bites.  That fish could be a trout, bass, salmon, panfish or even a bonefish.  Whatever fish you are trying to catch, the fly you use will depend on where you are fishing and what time of… Continue reading Fly Fishing for Kids: Flies

Activities, Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing for Kids: Reading the Water

 We talked about drag on the water and spooking fish when casting but how do you find the fish in the first place? A few basic bits of trout information:  trout seldom go far from their food source, they are known to be lazy and will rest behind objects, they need oxygen to survive so… Continue reading Fly Fishing for Kids: Reading the Water

Activities, Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing for Kids: Casting

The biggest difference between spin fishing and fly fishing is the way you cast. With spin fishing, you put your lure in the water and wait. With Fly Fishing, you do an artistic cast out over the water (over and over) until, hopefully, a fish strikes. Fly casting takes a lot of practice but anyone… Continue reading Fly Fishing for Kids: Casting

Activities, Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing for Kids: Equipment

One of our favorite Camping Activities is Fly Fishing.  We stumbled upon it when we were looking for something to fill our time during a working trip to West Virginia.  My son and I decided to hire a Fly Fishing guide to teach us how to fly fish.  We were warned by MANY people that… Continue reading Fly Fishing for Kids: Equipment