If humans were as varied as dogs we would range in height up to 22 feet tall and in weight more than 1,000 pounds. In the ultimate canine ancestral story, NGC traces the genetic journey from wolf to dog, taking viewers back 100,000 years to meet the “mother of all dogs.” It’s no accident that dogs evolved this way, as humans have been selectively breeding them for around 14,000 years to serve our needs as laborer, companion, hunter, herder and warrior, as well as to suit our aesthetic fancy.
The show will air Sunday August 8th at 9 p.m.
Man’s best friend first evolved as a hunting partner. The Potcake nation includes dogs that hunt. The hunters out there will be happy to here that the new camo fabric just arrived. Dog collars & bandanas will be available soon. Here is a pic of the fabric for the dogs that hunt.
It’s Thursday Morning. I backed out of day two of mini season. I started to come down with some sort of sinus cold last night. All you divers out there know that your sinus system must be working well to decend underwater like that. Plus the abrasions, from the seabed I received while wrestling with these crustaceans, are itching and are irritated. I will wait for regular season, that starts in a couple of weeks, before I try again.
In the mean time…
My favorite way to have lobster is to saute it in olive oil with fresh garlic. I then add whipped eggs and scramble. You can also add mushrooms or bell pepper or onion or whatever you like, and add a little cheese and top with salsa, then serve with toast…
Day one of mini season started today. We caught our limit of 24. One bug was a serious lunker lobster. I’ve got a few shots below. Mako was fired up! She always loves fresh lobster.
Lots of boats out there today. The conditions were near perfect. The peanut farmer and I are contemplating hittin’ it hard again tomorrow. Mini season allows 12 each in Broward county, and regular season only allows 6 each. We’ll see how the blisters on my feet feel, before I make my decision on heading out tomorrow. Definitly a great day on the water.
I gotta work on a few orders, and then rest up in the a/c this afternoon.Enjoy the pics!
It’s Tuesday morning here at Potcake headquarters. I’ve got a million things going on. One of my priorities is getting ready for lobster mini season tomorrow. The two day event starts at midnight tonight. Our crew is heading out at 6:00 a.m. tomorrow. All our spots are plugged into our GPS. We usually get our limit for the boat… so I’m expecting that… we’ll see. Darin the peanut farmer is filling the tanks as I type. It’s crazy around here, can’t wait to be underwater in the morning. Mako is supervising the last minute details. I’ll keep you posted. If your heading out be careful. Mini season always ends up fatal for a few folks out there.
The Show was a huge success this weekend. We won first place for best booth. I want to thank every one that came out to support us. I hope every one had a good time as well. We sold alot of dog collars and bandanas. The Potcake nation is growing. We’ve got more pics posted on our flikr site…so check them out.
One day until the Buckler Craft fair at the War Memorial auditorium in Fort Lauderdale. Don’t let tropical storm Bonnie keep you away. It’s an inside event and Bonnie should almost completely blow by us today. The weekend should be fine. Come on out and see us. We will have show specials running for all our dog collars and bandanas.
No pets aloud in the show… so show up with your friends and family.
It will be a good time for all. See you this weekend.
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Two days left before the Buckler Craft fair at the War Memorial Auditorium in Fort Lauderdale. We’re working on the last couple of odds and ends for the show. Busy, busy, busy.
New props just arrived yesterday. It should be a good time. We going to have show specials… so come on out this Saturday and Sunday.
Here’s a pic of a prop I made for the show. My Bahama cottage creation.
Ok it’s Wednesday morning. I’m a little slow gettin up this morning. We got the wifey off to work, had to tidy up the house a bit, and decided today was a good day for a Bloody Potcake by the pool… for a morning pick me up….(in case your confused, it’s our version of the popular bloody mary)
1 part premium vodka
1 part clamato juice
drop of A-1 (steak sauce)
lil’ bit of horseradash
dash of pepper
Now take that, pour into another glass, and back into original glass, and serve with a straw.
What’s today : Continue to push the Potcake. Get your dog collars here!