Trout fishing!

I had my favorite kids today, so to cure the summertime blues, I suggested that we go fishing!  I’m not exactly the most outdoorsy person there ever was, but I do like to fish.  So with a few pointers from Braden, we were standing in the river trying our shot.  Braden casted ONE TIME, and had a bite.  He reeled in and sure enough had a little fish.  I was not so lucky in my attempt to catch a fish.  In the two hours of fishing, I managed to spill the corn, loose my hook, fall on a rock, and not catch anything. 

As you could imagine, I grew really impatient and told Braden he had one more cast then we would leave.  Just as I walked onto dry ground, he yelled that he had caught something.  That’s an understatement.  Check out what he caught:

Now that is a great 18 inch trout!
What a catch!  So impressed and after going to get GrandDad to look at the nice little trout, I was determined to catch my own.  I baited back up and casted out with some expert advice from GD and sure enough, I got a bite!  It was a sorry little measley fish, but it was a fish!  They let it go before I had a chance to go get the camera, but trust me when I tell you I caught a fish!  Fun adventures and a great way to start out the kids’ summer break! 
P.S.  Kinsi graduated Kindergarten today!!
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Little Man and his spectacular catch!

Little Man and myself!  He can also be dubbed my co-pilot.

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