The Full Moon Post 1.5 – October 2014, Eclipse Tricks and Fortnight-It’s a Thing.

The Full Moon Post 1.5 – October 2014, Eclipse Tricks and Fortnight-It’s a Thing.

So….two Full Moon posts in one month? Well it’s actually appropriate as in my previous Full Moon post I touched on the lunar eclipse and the “rare” selenelion that occurred on October 8th. But as far as the month of October goes, that wasn’t the full extent of the moon and sun’s celestial dance. I … Continue reading

Delaware Homebrewing Champion Russell Kalbach Defends His Crown This Saturday At The 5th Delaware Wine And Beer Festival

Delaware Homebrewing Champion Russell Kalbach Defends His Crown This Saturday At The 5th Delaware Wine And Beer Festival

I’ve made no apologies about my fondness for the Delaware Wine and Beer Festival (DWBF) since I first attended back in 2012.  As I alluded to in my Odessa Brewfest post, the DWBF functions under an enviable model that many festivals would love to emulate. First, hosted at the spacious and beautiful Delaware Agricultural Museum … Continue reading

The Full Moon Post – October 2014, The Blood Moon, Total Lunar Eclipse and Selenelion.

The Full Moon Post – October 2014, The Blood Moon, Total Lunar Eclipse and Selenelion.

Love, Love, Love, October.  It’s a collection of natural events and observances that just speak to me.  The days are getting a little cooler, as well as shorter, the night sky is getting clearer, and at the end of the month we observe a time when the veil between this world and the next lifts, … Continue reading

Class in a Glass: Sierra Nevada Harvest Single Hop IPA (Equinox)

Class in a Glass: Sierra Nevada Harvest Single Hop IPA (Equinox)

As I’m writing this, summer is on its last leg.  Seriously.  It is 9:37pm on Monday September, 22nd and Summer only has an hour or so to live.  No, this isn’t some kind of Soap Opera or Murder Mystery, it’s just the normal changing of the seasons. The autumnal equinox happens tonight (or last night, … Continue reading