Posts tagged "Fishing"

Cabela's Offers Up a Variety of Tailgating Tools!

Cabela's Offers Up a Variety of Tailgating Tools!
Just thought that this is a really cool deal that Cabelas is offering up for this football season.  They are more than just a stocking retailer for your hunting and fishing needs.  They have everything for your outdoor grilling and cooking needs as well. Take a look here at what they sent me to pass... Read more »

Cancer Has Not Stopped Me!

Cancer Has Not Stopped Me!
For those of you who follow me on Facebook or have read a few of my earlier blogs know that I have had my struggles at the end of 2016.  For those of you who don’t know I was diagnosed with cancer back in August. This was a huge shock to me and my family. ... Read more »

The Original Rod Sox: Protect your equipment

The Original Rod Sox: Protect your equipment
As an angler I value all of my equipment. From a major part like my boat all the way down to the fishing line that I spool onto my reels.  These are all valuable items that make me the successful angler that I am.  As fishermen and women we spend a lot of money on... Read more »
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Cabela's Spring Great Outdoor days

Cabela's Spring Great Outdoor days
Most of you know that one of my favorite stores is Cabela’s. Well Diane and all the crew at the Hoffman Estates store has a heck of a weekend planned on March 11th and 12th. If you are excited about this season of fishing then you will really need to attend the event. Here is... Read more »

Pass it On! Ben Goes Fishing.

Pass it On! Ben Goes Fishing.
I grew up with a parent that like to hunt and fish and he taught me the love of the outdoors. How many people out there can say that one single sentence and mean it? Unfortunately too often we are caught up in the hustle of the “real” world and don’t take the time to... Read more »

It's Called Fishing For A Reason

It's Called Fishing For A Reason
As a person that has to spend his days in an office working to pay the bills I have to pick and choose carefully when I can and cannot get out on the water.  There just isn’t the luxury of being able to drop everything and hit the water. Trust me I have exhausted myself... Read more »
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Mercer Wisconsin is Back in my sights

Mercer Wisconsin is Back in my sights
Every year we plan a family vacation up to the Northwoods of Wisconsin. Mercer, Wisconsin to be exact. My wife’s family owns a small cabin up on a small lake chain and their family has been going up to the area for well over 40 years. It is just one of those annual vacations that... Read more »

Life in the Northwoods

As I write this I am sitting looking over the wide expanse of the Northwoods.  My eyes are tired with sleep as it has been a long and full day. Unfortunatly I do not have the energy or free space in my brain to write anything long.  My mind is at a loss for anything... Read more »

Oh Boy! What I have been up to.

Oh Boy! What I have been up to.
It has been a few days, weeks, even a month since I have written or contributed anything worth while here.  I want to apologize for this.  Not that I am any Hemingway or Roosevelt , but I know that fishing, hunting and writing are ways of expressing myself and I have been lax in putting... Read more »
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Flat Stanley and Our Adventure From Last March

Flat Stanley and Our Adventure From Last March
I thought I would bring back a trip I took with a legend that many of you are familiar with. Given the recent weather you would think it was still winter and not Spring like the calendar said. Waking up in the cold dark room I could hear the wind blowing hard against the house.... Read more »