Monthly Archives: April 2011

Almost Free Diving – Part II

Last month, I shared the most affordable way to start diving without expensive and complicated equipment. Free diving which is also called snorkeling is easy to do for anyone who…

Sometimes it time for Plan B

By Cap’n Larry Jarboe The Chesapeake The warm spell that we experienced last month in February almost convinced me to de-winterize my boat and head up to the warm water…

A Blossom In A Pine Tree

By Vi Englund The Chesapeake A door had closed in my life. One morning I awakened at dawn: I lingered by that closed door. Then, as in previous losses, I…

How to make your own laundry detergent

 By Joey Greenwell THE CHESAPEAKE This past weekend, I made a fresh batch of homemade laundry detergent from a recipe my mom Leslie gave us. I enjoyed the process –…

Warming the home with woodstove

By Joey Greenwell THE CHESAPEAKE With spring knocking on our door and the temperatures warming up; it may seem like an odd time to write about heating your home. However,…

Get your gear in gear now for fishing and boating enjoyment this season

When our kids take a nap, we usually poke our heads in every now and then to see how they’re doing right? So why should it be any different when…

Spring Cleaning: turn your trash into cash!

Capt. Greg Buckner’s boat has been up on blocks in Solomon’s Island for much of this winter. Like so many other charter captains and recreational boater’s, Capt. Greg will be…

Meeting Great Grandfather

Recently I allowed my 5 year old son to tag along on an afternoon squirrel hunt where he met his great grandfather.The day we picked was windy and cold, almost…

Ready to Rock!

    April is striper time in Southern Maryland waters and there is a lot to get ready before the big post-spawn rockfish begin their travels through fishing locales anglers…

Spring Gobbler Season April 18 to May 23rd

People who hunted the last week in January for deer with a crossbow may have thought that was the end of the hunting season and it was time to take…