What We Did On Our Summer Vacation – Salem Massachusetts

What We Did On Our Summer Vacation – Salem Massachusetts

With previous years revolving around trips to big destinations (Key West, New Orleans) this year we decided (or maybe the decision was made for us) to scale down the vacation and after what seemed like very little back and forth, we decided to spend a week in Salem Massachusetts. Why? I don’t know, I’ve always … Continue reading

Local Delaware Brewers Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Local Delaware Brewers Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Unless you’re totally off any form of social media, or you live under a rock (hmmm, I guess now a days they’re pretty much the same thing, huh?) you’ve no doubt seen people you know, and many that you don’t, pouring buckets of ice water over their heads. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been … Continue reading

The Full Moon Post – August 2014

The Full Moon Post – August 2014

You might have noticed that I didn’t do a full moon post in July.  That’s because July is a quiet month as far as spirituality is concerned, but August picks it back up again on the 1st which marks Lammas, the first of the Autumn or harvest festivals with Mabon (autumnal equinox) and Samhain (Halloween) … Continue reading

Craft Beer Shocker: Pawtucket Pat’s is Secretly Owned by Industry Giant Duff Brewing

Craft Beer Shocker: Pawtucket Pat’s is Secretly Owned by Industry Giant Duff Brewing

In what has to be the most shocking news to hit the craft beer industry in years, it was revealed this weekend that Quahog, Rhode Island’s Pawtucket Pat’s, brewer of Pawtucket Patriot Ale; is secretly owned to some extent by Duff Brewing.  If true this could serious jeopardize their position as one of the leading … Continue reading

Pitfalls to Avoid when Writing a Scathing Blog Comment or, Why Not Just Be Nice?

Pitfalls to Avoid when Writing a Scathing Blog Comment or, Why Not Just Be Nice?

Blogging, as with any creative endeavor, has an unavoidable aspect that one must continually put themselves up for criticism.  Forget the obvious litany of misspellings, dropped grammar and the like; there’s also the blogging landmine that sooner or later you’ll post something that someone disagrees with. It could be anything from a total objection of … Continue reading