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.
Girlfriend and I get up early and go for an extended walk before breakfast.
I was out riding my bicycle recently and stumbled-upon what might possibly be the US Postal Service's top-secret, express mail delivery system...
Wisconsin's archery season for deer opened on Saturday, September 12th.
I missed last year's opener. Nonetheless - the archery hunt was pretty good for me. I killed two deer - within minutes - the first time out. Let me tell you - that was followed by one heckuva birthday party. It is not likely I'll repeat that performance anytime soon.
One of my fondest memories from childhood is of the big family garden behind our garage.
Dad built a cold frame and topped it with an old storm door. He showed me how to sow the seeds for the garden while winter still threatened an icy blast.
It's been an interesting couple of weeks with the day job. Long days and late hours.
Finally time for some R&R.
Have any of you ever had a favorite uncle or aunt?
You know what I mean - the man or woman in your formative years that sort of filled some of the gaps.