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An Oregon Long Haul

One of the hallmarks of my roadtrips is just driving. Especially driving on...

The Cowboy Town Where Indians Rule

Yesterday, when my Prius was slammed into, I was already running late. I was...

Gorgeous Gorge, Ghastly Crash & Cowboy Heaven

Having powered our way up the Lost Coast of California and the entire coast...

Coasting Up Oregon

If you’ve been following along, you’ll know I’m on another themed road...

Up the Lost Coast to Oregon

Having officially gotten myself further up the California coast than I’ve...

On the Road Again

Cue the Willie Nelson. As we do every year or so, Lucy and I are on one of...

  • going green
  • the spread
  • winemaking

Project Lawn Be Gone

Those of you who have been following along here at Left Coast Cowboys have...

Vox Clamantis in Deserto

More and more I think there should be an entrance exam for anyone visiting...

Talking Like Rain

Isak Dineson, in her wonderful memoir of her time on an African coffee...

Project Lawn Be Gone

Those of you who have been following along here at Left Coast Cowboys have...

Varmint Wars

What with all the real estate madness going on in my life since Spring,...

Scirpus Fail

Habitat restoration is tough. It’s basically playing at being Mother...

Every Glass Helps!

Like most winemakers in the southern parts of Napa and Sonoma counties,...

It’s The Terroir, Stupid!

Everyone has their hot buttons. The things that make them yell at the TV and...

The 2013 Sonoma Harvest Report

Well, it’s over. The 2013 winegrowing season in Sonoma. Actually,...