Monthly Archives: August 2013

► Evening with a Cover Girl: August 30, 2013

Friday 30 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – Triple L Estate   Since we had a very nice forecast, we decided to go up to Stoney’s for the evening. There have been very few Fridays this summer that we’ve gone up there to hang out with the locals. Prior to […]

► Radar Ruse: August 29, 2013

Thursday 29 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Point Patience, Patuxent River – Triple L Estate Prior to departure I put in 5 gallons of fuel. One day I hope to fill it completely full and see just how long it goes and what kind of fuel efficiency we get. I originally planned on […]

► Bon Voyage: August 26, 2013

Monday 26 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Calvert Marina, Solomnos – Triple L Estate We went over to Calvert Marina to visit with Bob and Stephanie on September Song. They will be leaving the area early tomorrow and I thought it would be nice to go say goodbye. En route we saw a […]

► Put us to Shame: August 25, 2013

Sunday 25 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Tommy and Julie’s, Island Creek – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – Triple L Estate We spent last night in DC for a wedding celebration, so Jeff and Kari kept Sophie at their house for the night. This morning we returned home, hopped on the boat, and went […]

► Riding with My Little Mistress: August 24, 2013

Saturday 24 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons area – J’s creek – Triple L Estate “My Little Mistress” needed to go out for a ride so while Lori did chores, I went out on the boat. Not having anywhere I needed to go, I decided to go to Solomons to see if […]

► Battle Creek: August 17, 2013

Saturday 17 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Lens Marina, Broomes Island – Battle Creek – Triple L Estate Lori and I were invited to Cheryl’s River House for a gathering. Originally we planned on taking the fishing boat so we wouldn’t have to worry as much about the depth. Unfortunately, the neighbors asked […]

► All Play is the Best Way: August 14, 2013

Wednesday 14 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Cuckold Creek – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: 500.5 – 503.2 Time: 11:50 am – 1:40 pm Conditions: windy and quite cool Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Terry, Thelma, Cloe, Sophie and me Took the English people out for their last day of skiing and kneeboarding. […]

► Looting, Pillaging, and Burning: August 12, 2013

Monday 12 August 12 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Blackstone Marina – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: 499.2 – 499.5 Time: mid morning Conditions: sunny Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Lori and I went over to Blackstone Marina to pump out the holding tank. Although the head had not been used all summer, it […]

► Cove Point Lighthouse: August 11, 2013

Sunday 11 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Forest Landing – J’s creek – Triple L Estate Conditions: overcast, cool Vessel: 23’ Seaway fishing boat Terry, Thelma, Sophie and me When we left the pier, a light rain had started. The short lived rain left behind an overcast sky and cool weather. We did […]

► Funday Everyday: Aug 8, 2013

Thursday 8 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Cuckold Creek – Triple L Estate – Cuckold Creek – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: 493.5 – 495.7, 495.7 – 497.8 Time: 10:00 am – 12:50 pm; 3:20 pm – 5:30 pm Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Journey 1: Jordan, Kelsey, Chloe, Thelma, Terry, Kristine Journey […]

► Cornhole: August 7, 2013

Wednesday 7 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: 492.7 – 493.4       Time: 5:20 pm – 8:25 pm Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Terry. Thelma, Chloe, Lori, Sophie and me We went to Broomes Island for cornhole. The English people had never heard of such a […]

► Osprey Landing: August 5, 2013

Monday 5 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons area – Triple L Estate This morning I was blessed with a Pileated Woodpecker sighting. A rare site, indeed. By mid-afternoon I started to get a bit bored, and decided to go out on the river to see what I could see. I headed towards […]

► River Exploration: August 4, 2013

Sunday 4 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons area – Triple L Estate – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Mill Creek, Calvert County – Triple L Estate I went out for a morning ride. Why? Because I could. It was rather windy, and once I entered the Patuxent I noticed a LOT of rough […]