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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.

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Late winter and early spring is a good time to be catalog shopping.

For instance, all of my garden seed has been ordered, purchased and shipped - all from the comfort and convenience of the warming glow of my computer monitor.

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The Road is Paved with Resignations

Mayor Didier, Politics-Tosa

I was talking with a friend over dinner last night who expressed his chagrin over local politics.

You know Tom, Tosa politics has become - well - too political.

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Monday Music

Popular Culture

Happy birthday Merle...

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The Road is Paved with Resignations - Update

Mayor Didier, Politics-Tosa

Hi everyone.

I hope you all enjoyed a blessed and relaxing Easter holiday.  I sure did.

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On The Road Again

Family, Life Is Good, Roadside Curiosities

I like driving.

More than one person has said something to the effect of - Tom, you would make a good over the road truck driver.

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Talkin' Turkey and the Recipe of the Day

Hunt'n, Terrific Cooking

Turkey Tidbits With Cranberry Dip

This is a fun recipe.  As both you and the major contributor are intimately involved in the process. 

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More Palace Less Intrigue

Mayor Didier, Politics-Tosa, Random Musings and Idle Chit Chat

Alert - to my 16 readers.  Journal Interactive is gravitating to a new blogging platform and your comments have been sent to cyberspace - hopefully temporarily.  Thank you for your patience as we attempt to restore them.  -Gas Pains

4/23/09 9:29 PM  - Comments have been published.  See below.  -Gas Pains

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The Garden Chronicles

Gardening, Outdoors

Remember this character?

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On The Road Again - Got the Munchies?

Travel, Roadside Curiosities

You know you've reached the south when you see your first Waffle House.

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Tuesday Morning Junkies

Popular Culture

One of my most favorite artists.

Margo Timmins of the Cowboy Junkies...

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My Bleacher Seat

Mayor Didier, Just For Fun, Strange But True

It has been reported that the Mayor is forming a committee to sell bleacher seats in the new Hart Park stadium.

I presume these are going to be seats personalized with a name or perhaps a tribute?

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On the Road Again - Cajun Living

Life Is Good, Friends, Terrific Cooking, Travel

My road trip reached its end on Grand Island, Louisiana

Highway 1 literally ends on this barrier island.

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