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'I've Never Seen A Mooching Reel On A Fly Rod...'

…well now you have!

Before a week ago I had never heard of a mooching reel.  But on the Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend I was in a small Canadian Tire store in Alberta with my daughter.   667 more words

Shimano 4000GT

This is a Shimano 4000GT Plus fishing reel.  It is a mooching reel, which is a term used on the west coast of North America even as… 278 more words

Oops - naughty us. We've been ever so busy lately.

Hello Momu Fans,

I am ever so sorry that I haven’t written for ages and ages – it is the humans fault, naturally.

They have been ever so busy moving their photography gallery in Wells which meant that they didn’t have so much time to help me write posts on here. 127 more words

Momu Musings

Is summer finally arriving?

Hello Momu Fans!

We’re back again. It has been very cloudy and grey here for ages and ages, so we have been snuggling down in bed and not really doing much. 93 more words

Lad Business


Hello Momu Readers!

How have you been lately?

We have been hiding from the snowy weather – it is very pretty to look at from a cosy spot inside (under a duvet for example) but we don’t like the idea of being out in it.  138 more words

Lad Business

Easy and Tempting Assumptions

“We followed, encountering one gorilla after another until at last we came across another silverback lying on his side beneath a bush, with his long arm folded up over his head scratching his opposite ear while he watched a couple of leaves doing not very much. 115 more words



Ambling, wandering, meandering excursions will always lead to a vista never seen, or an encounter that is itself a digression from the journey.  I had a couple of delightful, unexpected encounters in the last few days that stayed with me and make me smile to remember. 259 more words