When there's a financial crisis,what can one do? Buy a boat of course!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by FisherMOM, Oct 17, 2008.

  1. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2008
    Bergen, NY
    David and I bought another boat on Wednesday.
    It is a 15.5 ft. 1988 Aggressor Sport 'n Fish with a 60 HP Mercury motor.

    He was all ready to finish fixing up the FisherMOM boat and decided he didn't
    want to work on another boat. So we are going to sell that one and the little red one that we have
    to help pay off this one. (and to make room in the yard.. 3 boats? lol, NOT!)
    It's nothing big, as we cannot tow much bigger than this, yet it is roomier than the 14 foot MFG.
    We also need to add a fish/depth finder. But it does come with a nice trolling motor on the front!

    here are pictures.
    We are still thinking up names.

    Hope I get to fish more next year... building coops for my chickens and ducks
    ate up most of the free time and nice days that I would have used for fishing this year.
    Not that I minded... [​IMG] But next year........... [​IMG]

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  2. smom1976

    smom1976 too many projects too little time!

    May 2, 2008
    Pensacola, FL
    very nice... of course one would buy a boat.. and a few chickens.. [​IMG]
     
  3. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    More power to you. [​IMG]
     
  4. MichiganWoods

    MichiganWoods DD (Artistic Digital Diva)

    Oct 6, 2008
    West Michigan
    Beautiful boat. So glad to see other women that love to fish! I used to be a die-hard fisherwoman and still go out whenever I get the chance.
     
  5. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2008
    Bergen, NY
    Quote:thanks! lol..

    My broody hen Midnight is sitting on two fertile eggs right now.. so, we even have THAT part covered too! lol

    and yes! I LOVE fishing!!!!!

    those are NOT my real nails in my avatar, BTW.. I wish, but I don't think my salon could do that or that I could afford them to if they could!
     
  6. Rte.66_chicks

    Rte.66_chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You go, girl! Fishing rocks!!
     
  7. Acre of Blessings

    Acre of Blessings Canning/Sewing Addict

    Apr 3, 2008
    Axton, VA
    You can call it the "BASS KISSER'" or "KICKIN' BASS" My hubby and I used to fish local tournaments and I always told him that I would like a boat with that name. Well, we got rid or the boats we had and we just go and pond fish now.
     
  8. Scrambled Egg

    Scrambled Egg Flock Mistress

    Aug 29, 2007
    Fayetteville, NC
    Whoooooo hoooooo Nails!!! You go girl!! Fish on!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. lesliet

    lesliet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is a nice boat.
    With all my DH surgeries this year we didn't get to take the boat our very much,
    Here's to hoping we both get out on the water more next year
     
  10. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2008
    Bergen, NY
    thanks! We have all winter to pick names...
    I can add those to the list.

    Fish 'n Chick would work too. [​IMG] both things I love.
    But the boat isn't just mine.

    Heck, I haven't even named my chicken coop either... and now I am building a duck coop. Good thing I'm not pregnant too! oh but wait... we have to chicks due on October 30th! lol!
     

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