It’s Getting Better – Broken Leg Edition 

Thats right my broken leg is healing well and I’m almost walking normal again.  I’ll have some pretty wicked scars for the rest of my life but at least I’ll be back romping the woods and waters again soon.  In fact I took my first unassisted steps this week. It was across my living room…

Beer and Flies!

The best way to end a Thursday is with beer and flies. Todays I tied up some large deceiver flies finished off with a size 7  Flymen FishMask! I am hoping to stick some big pike with these this fall. The beer I chose for tonight is a wonderful Scotch Ale from Oskar Blue called…

Birthday Zoo Trip

So today for my birthday the wife and kid took me to the Toledo zoo. We had a great time. Here are a few pics of some of my favorite animals there. And they they took me out to eat at Granite City Brewery. I couldn’t pass up the great beer sampler! Overall it was…

So Much Water – The Road Trip Issue is out!

Check out the latest issue of So Much Water magazine.  It has a great review of the Hardly Strictly Musky tournament I recently attempted to fish in. If you know where to look I’m even in one of the pictures (if you squint your eyes just right). It also has some great information on fishing…

Iron Fly KC 2015

I spent last Friday night at the Iron Fly event held at Charley Hooper’s in KC. For those of you who don’t know what Iron Fly is, it’s like Iron Chef meets fly tying. The real purpose of the event is to introduce people to fly fishing and fly tying. Show them that it’s not…