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 […]

DUN Magazine – Spring Edition

The Spring edition of DUN Magazine is out, and it’s a good one, so, I suggest you check it out! My favorite articles are The […]

Josh DeSmith Art

Website – Josh DeSmit Art The art of Josh DeSmit.  It’s pretty damn awesome.  I’m a huge fan modern, abstract, new age, grungy, Ralph Steadman […]

Spring Is Here

Spring is here…not quite, but the sun is staying out longer and I have ample time to wet a line in my backyard lake before […]

Dead Weight Fly – New Lids

My homie Ryan of Dead Weight Fly recently put up some new lids on his site for the 2016 season.  Go ahead and check them […]