In-between order and chaos… Continue reading “In-Betweening”
The past couple weeks have been hectic. Continue reading “Getting U-Hauled”
A sailboat is a hole in the water that you dump money into. The Casita is fiberglass, but she ain’t no sailboat… Continue reading “This Old Casita”
Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is the definition of insanity… Continue reading “Hitting the Road”
I’ve just finished reading Dan Egan’s excellent book The Death and Life of the Great Lakes. It’s essential reading for anyone looking to understand the history and ecology of our freshwater seas. Continue reading “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes”
A couple weeks ago Steve Piragis of Piragis Northwoods Company was on the Backcountry Hunters and Anglers podcast talking about hunting and fishing the Boundary Waters and efforts to prevent a copper-nickel sulfide mine from being sited just outside the wilderness. It’s an excellent talk that touches on a wide range of topics and is well worth a listen. Continue reading “Backcountry Hunters and Anglers Podcast with Steve Piragis”
Did you know there is a crude oil pipeline under Lake Michigan? Yep, it runs under the Straits of Mackinaw and cuts from the UP to lower Michigan. The line is old, broken down and poses a big risk to the Great Lakes. Running crude oil under the world’s biggest freshwater system doesn’t pass the common sense test. We drink this water.
If you live in Michigan, you can do something about this. Please take a look.
BTW–clean water makes for great beer. Bells Expedition Stout. Demshitz is Stout. Church.
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