Is fishing in your future?

In light of the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council’s recent changes to red snapper fishing regulations in the Gulf, it seems like a good time to talk about the future of recreational fishing. Continue reading

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Make it work, make it last, make it do or do without!

This is the fifth and last article in the series called ˜New ways of doing old things”.We all have heard the old saying ˜We’ve always done it that way”. Many times there is a good reason for doing the way it has always been done – it works. But, as Bob Dylan said ˜The times they are a changing” and how we do things is going to change with it. With global warming and all its concomitant effects, some of us are starting to think in ways that are new to us.In the last column we talked about how we might judge our lives based not upon how much we have but rather upon what we did. Keeping what we have in working order and learning how to maintain it is very important to most of us. Continue reading

Teach your children well

This is the fourth article in the series called ˜New ways of doing old things”.We all have heard the old saying ˜We’ve always done it that way”. Many times there is a good reason for doing the way it has always been done – it works. But, as Bob Dylan said ˜The times they are a changing” and how we do things is going to change with it.With global warming and all its concomitant effects, some of us are starting to think in ways that are new to us.In the last column we talked about less being the new more, when people might choose not to put their money into the latest thing – whatever that might be. Continue reading

When is enough, enough?

This is the third article in the series called ˜New ways of doing old things”.

We all have heard the old saying ˜We’ve always done it that way”. Many times there is a good reason for doing the way it has always been done – it works. But, as Bob Dylan said ˜The times they are a changing” and how we do things is going to change with it.With global warming and all its concomitant effects, some of us are starting to think in ways that are new to us. These ways include environmental, financial, real estate and personal. Continue reading

Lawyers, Guns and Money will be needed

This is the second article in the series ‘New ways of doing old things’.We all have heard the old saying “We’ve always done it that way”. Many times there is a good reason for doing the way it has always been done – it works. But, as Bob Dylan said ˜The times they are a changing” and how we do things is going to change with it. Continue reading