About Pete Hausler

Pete Hausler lives in Queens, N.Y. and Milanville, Pa., where his wooded property has compelled him to learn the mysteries of chainsaws, axes, hatchets, mauls and other brush-clearing and landscaping tools. He has written for Salon, The Wall Street Journal, and many literary and pop-culture magazines. He edits the literary journal, Post Road. At Garrett Wade, he writes catalog items and blog articles.

How Does Your Garden Grow? The Humane, Eco-Friendly Way

How Does Your Garden Grow? The Humane, Eco-Friendly Way Dealing with pests is an inevitable challenge faced by every gardener. We’ve all experienced the frustration of seeing months of thoughtful care and maintenance completely set back by unwanted visitors to a vegetable patch or flower row. Thankfully, help is close to hand, and [...]

By |2018-08-20T16:35:42+00:00July 27th, 2018|Gardening|3 Comments

Axes, Mauls and Hatchets From a Third-Generation German Axe Maker

Axes, Mauls and Hatchets From a Third-Generation German Axe Maker The iron axe was brought to New World by its earliest European settlers and traders. It can’t be overstated how important this tool was to the development of the American frontier. There is perhaps no tool that conjures up the proverbial image of [...]

By |2018-09-11T09:28:36+00:00March 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment