Monthly Archives: April 2009

Catching isn’t always what it’s about…

I have been truly blessed to grow up in the great Hawkeye state! This article is dedicated to all of my fishing friends. Each one of you have impacted the fisherman I have become today. Many of my fondest memories involve my buddies, myself, and a fishing boat. Sometimes we don’t catch many fish, but […]

Is the Grass Always Greener on the Other Side?

All to often we are lured into out of state fishing trips, with visions of smacking the fish in other states.  And all to often we overlook our backyard gems. That is exactly what happened to me this past week in a fishing excursion where we traveled through 8 different states. We hit the road […]

Crappie bite is on!

Today I was fortunate enough to get out for a few hours.  The morning started out early, with the kid rising at 5AM.  No rest for the wicked I guess.  We did our daily ritual of Sponge Bob Square Pants and lounging.  I hit the coffee fast and frequent to get going.  I was feeling […]