Daisy Meets Larry Largemouth Bass

My first decent sized bass of the year out of the backyard lake.  My dog Daisy was there, too, and it was her first time […]

Pike On The Mind

My buddy DanK found this picture, and shared it with me not long ago.  I posted it on my Instagram, so, you might have seen […]

Hardly, Strictly Musky

McMinnville, Tennessee Musky, I am coming for you, but totally not expecting to catch you or even see you.  I’ll be attending the 2016 Southern […]

Zombie’s Need More Cowbell

The weather has been super fantastic here in the Chicagoland area.  (That’s sarcasm.)   Rain – Rain – Sunny – Rain – Snow – Sunny – 30 degree’s – 50 degree’s – Snow […]

Tenkara Angler – Spring Edition

The Spring Edition of Tenkara Angler is out, and if you haven’t yet, I suggest you check it out.  Whether you’re a Tenkara angler or […]


So, more than a few months ago, I was sent a direct message on Instagram.  The message was from “Keep It Reel Fishing.”  I was […]

CARF’s Renegade

I’ve been working on a new fly pattern, and trying to come up with a name for it.  I have finally decided. I present to […]

2016 Illinois Fishing License

Just a reminder to all from Illinois.  Our Illinois fishing licenses have expired, and it’s time to get to your local tackle & Bait, or […]