Tag Archives: fishing

Ice Fishing, Finally

If I haven’t mentioned it, our younger son has been begging to go ice fishing since last winter.  Unfortunately for him there wasn’t any ice last winter.  This winter found us extremely busy but luckily for him the ice has … Continue reading

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Busy Life

We have been on the go the last couple weekends.  A weekend ago we spent a long weekend with my wife’s family up north.  We are lucky enough to be able to do this yearly and spend time near what … Continue reading

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Flyfishing and New Flies

My dad had been looking at fly rods for a while and recently purchased an Orvis(I believe).  At the same time a good friend of our family had a fly rod that he wasn’t using so he gave/lent it to … Continue reading

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Sore Body, Refreshed Soul

We were again able to spend some time at my parents cottage again this weekend and let me tell you I am sore.  But it is a good sore, really it is.  The physical activities we were able to partake in … Continue reading

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Pocket/Car/Camping/Survival Fishing Kit

I have been toying with the idea of throwing together a fishing kit lately so when I saw one of the 12 oz juice containers we had about to go to recycling, I decided to try and repurpose it first. … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Get Much Better

We were able to spend the weekend at my parents and boat, fish, tube(at least my wife and I, the kids weren’t interested), swim, play, and relax.  It was a great weekend and a lot of fun.  I even got … Continue reading

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Relaxing Weekend with Family and Fishing

Last weekend we had the opportunity to spend some time at my parents lake cottage with the family.  It was a nice relaxing time, hanging out, kids swimming, everyone fishing, and just being.  The first afternoon we got there we … Continue reading

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Fishing Lure with Paracord

I knew paracord was awesome, but I had no idea.

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Telescoping Cane Pole

I purchased a couple B’n’M Black Widow ready rig’s after seeing a video by Dave Canterbury about them.  He had a ten foot pole, the thirteen foot pole was cheaper so that is what I bought.  I think when I … Continue reading

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Aqua Growers LLC Field Trip

I was able to set up a field trip for our homeschool group to go and see how an aquaponics system works.  Jim Gill, the president and founder of Aqua Growers LLC, was more than accommodating with our group.  I approached him … Continue reading

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