Showing posts from March, 2018

I think February was a mistake.....

“When God was making the months I think February was a mistake, like a burp. There it was, small, dark, and prickly. It had absolutely no redeeming qualities.”  ―  Shannon Wiersbitzky ,  What Flowers Remember Did you know......On rivers with a high level of angling pressure, trout become more able to distinguish between any sort of food item that has a piece of nylon attached and one that hasn’t! The Beast from the East - Special Extended Edition! As I was about to hit enter on the keyboard, and commit the monthly blog to the cybersphere, the so called, "Beast from the East" made an appearance. With such a once in ten year event, it seemed worthwhile to see what this would actually mean. For us around the Loch, frankly, I was wondering what all the fuss was about - we had much heavier snow here around the middle of January, and it didn't even rate a mention in the Courier, let alone the Scottish or National Press. So it was a slightly smug m