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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.

Friday Morning Music

Friday Morning Music, Brown Eyed Girl, Van Morrison, Jimmy Buffet, Parrot Heads

It is the start of the weekend folks and all I can say is I am dang glad to be enjoying this warm weather - and the return of all of the birds.  Seems I have had birds on the brain all week long.

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Scorched Earth Policy

Conservation, Critters, Prescribed Burns

My 88 readers know how I feel about wildlife.  I love seeing wild critters.  But if you want to see them you have to provide everything they need - namely the basics - food, cover and water.  And you have to maintain it.  That means keeping the invasives at bay and periodically performing housekeeping activities.

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Friday Morning Music

Friday Morning Music, Cute Children, Paul Simon, Me and Julio Down by the School Yard, Mama Pajama, Bad Adult Hair, Perfectly Good Guitar


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Crawfish, Road Trips, Terrific Cooking, Life Is Good

Nothing like a road trip to expose you to a profusion and multiplicity of food choices. 

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The Best of Both Worlds

Family, Road Trips

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