Which Fishing Rod Is On Your Wish List?

Which Fishing Rod Is On Your Wish List?

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I had the good fortune of catching up with the President of St. Croix Rods, Mr. Paul Schluter, during ICAST in Orlando. There certainly was quite a bit of buzz surrounding the Avid Pearl line of spinning rods, so it was my duty as a fisherwoman to investigate. Would it be just another "girlie" rod in a pinkish hue that…
What Time of Day is Best for Fishing?

What Time of Day is Best for Fishing?

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Back when I was a wee little minnow, I clearly remember my Grandfather waking me up to go fishing while the stars were still shining and the sun hadn’t yet thought of sending a single ray of light over the horizon. He already had a firm right-handed grasp on his big green tackle box and was ready to go. Meanwhile,…
Love Fishing but Hate the Smell?

Love Fishing but Hate the Smell?

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If you’re like me, you’ve tried a variety of things including lemon, hand sanitizer, Head & Shoulders dandruff shampoo and toothpaste in an effort to remove the fish odor from your hands after a day on the water. However, none of the above ever seemed to do anything but a mediocre job of getting rid of the reeking remnants that…
Fisherwoman Spotlight | Allison Shaw

Fisherwoman Spotlight | Allison Shaw

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We were introduced to professional bass angler Allison Shaw through the team at Tackle Grab. After interviewing her on the phone, we couldn't wait to share her story and her passion for fishing! How did you first get into bass fishing? I started fishing with my dad and grandfather when I was three years old using night crawlers and a…
Teens Catch Over 100 Fish During Heels and Reels

Teens Catch Over 100 Fish During Heels and Reels

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28 teen girls (at risk) from the PACE Center for Girls of Collier County and New Horizons of Southwest Florida caught and released over 100 fish during the 2nd annual Freedom Waters Foundation Heels and Reels Girls Fishing Tournament. The tournament took place on Saturday, October 12th, from 8 AM through 2 PM at the Naples Boat Club docks at…
3 Ways to Empower Other Outdoors Women

3 Ways to Empower Other Outdoors Women

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A few weeks ago, while sharing a link to one of my posts on online, I came across something sad. A beautiful female model and angler who regularly posts on a Facebook page that I happen to have "liked" was being accused of posting a Photoshop altered image of one of her largemouth bass catches by another woman. Mind you,…
4 Fish Fighting Mistakes You Shouldn’t be Making

4 Fish Fighting Mistakes You Shouldn’t be Making

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I always LOVE (ha-ha) hearing people say, "Fishing isn't really a sport. You just hook the fish and reel it in." Yeah, anyone else out there laughing? Those are the people I'd love to see on a boat in the middle of Boca Grande Pass… fighting a 200 lb tarpon with the chaos of 50 other boats, crossed fishing lines,…