Monthly Archives: October 2011

Things I wish i had said, part 2

“I am a woman. The dogs are rescues. The tundra is outside of Bethel, Alaska. The day is chill. The sentiment is solid. Find your spot. Occupy it. Even if it is only your own mind.” — Diane McEachern

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More adventures with the Texas Blue Laws

On race instructions: “We will be offering two beers at the finish line for all runners over the age of 21. Due to the Blue Laws, any beer served before noon must be served with food. We will be providing … Continue reading

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Things I wish I had said, part 1

“I am at the moment writing a lengthy indictment against our century. When my brain begins to reel from my literary labors, I make an occasional cheese dip.” — Ignatius J. Reilly

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Mo and the Magic Beer Weasels

As we continued our Tour of Texas, today we visited the Spoetzl Brewery, the little joint in Shiner where the namesake elixir is created by Magic Beer Weasels. We watched a movie that told us the brewery was founded by … Continue reading

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Just another Mo and Gary outing in 10 easy steps

1. We set out to see the Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center. It appears to have a great boardwalk for watching birds and is the home of Boots the Alligator. It’s a lazy October day and we’re looking for an opportunity  to … Continue reading

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