Gas Pains

Tom grew up in Milwaukee, bartended in Wauwatosa in the '70s and moved here in 1984.

Commentary, observations and musings about the outdoors, life in general and maybe Tosa politics and personalities will be the order of the day. He savors a lively debate as much as terrific cooking.

Deer Camp 2015 - Get Ready

Deer Camp, Saint Hubert, Religion, Superstition, Trail Camera, Deer Hunting

Most everyone knows that I harbor a number of spiritual and supernatural beliefs - mostly surrounding hunting and fishing.  Not that I wear any faith on my sleeve or am superstitious or anything. 

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Packers v. Seahawks

Superstition, Packer Football

The match-up between Green Bay and Seattle has the Pack as 7 - 7.5 point underdogs.  I call no big deal.

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Deer Camp 2014 - Arrival

Deer Camp, Cowboy Junkies, Saint Hubert, Superstition

Wednesday - 11/19/14

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Backyard Homesteading, Canning Your Own Food, Gardening, Salsa, Superstition

It is said that the origins of salsa dancing can be traced to its spicy roots and probably earned the name because salsa dancing, like sauce (salsa) from Latin America, is a mixture of different and spicy ingredients.

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The Holy Grail of Pickledom

Backyard Homesteading, Canning Your Own Food, Gardening, Pickles, Superstition

12th century lore bore the fruit that led to the tale of the Holy Grail.  The Grail being a plate or cup - maybe holy maybe not - but important enough that it played a significant role in Arthurian legend and literature and ultimately led to a hilarious Monty Python movie.  At least that's my understanding of the legend.  It might also be mere superstition.

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Blood Moon

Astronomy, Hunters Moon, Talking Turkey, Hunting, Superstition

At the farm with a 1st season turkey permit.  And it has been an inauspicious start.

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Still In The Hunt

Deer Hunting, Superstition

My pal Lawyer emailed me the other day to ask if I wanted to go out with Sid and him on Green Bay to go ice drinking over the holidays.  I explained to him that I might consider it later in the season after I am convinced the ice is safe.

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Deer Camp 2013

Deer Camp, Hunting, Cowboy Junkies, Superstition, Friends, Deer Hunting, Congressman Sensenbrenner, Butchering, Deer Management, Politics, Scott Walker Deer Manager, Thanksgiving, Friday Morning Music, Stairway To Heaven

Thursday, November 21 - Get Ready...

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There is Your Dagger

Packer Football, Superstition

After letting the girls out at half-time Jill announced:

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Packer Juju

Friends, Packer Football, Superstition

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