August 16, 2019

I apologize, this is not a beer post. Around 4pm on August 16th, my big brother called me, in tears. I knew, but didn’t want to know, what he was about to tell me. Our daddy had died. He hadn’t been sick, he was only 67, we were not prepared. Mom died almost 13 years…

“Plum Out of Control” Plum Ale

My coworker, Sandy, came to me one day asking if I had any use for a bunch of plums, because her trees were over loaded. I had been wanting to try the recipe for “Aplomb of an Ale” from The Homebrewer’s Recipe Guide for a while now. She brought 3 boxes of Ozark plums to…

International Women’s Day Brew

A few months ago Danii messaged me asking if I’d want to do a homebrew to celebrate International Women’s Day. She said she’d invited Jessica as well, it would be her very first time to brew. I, of course, said yes! I was so excited to get the chance to learn from someone who owned their own brewery, and get to spend the day with two awesome women and their little ones.

2018 Beervent Calendar

Everyone I knew seemed to be ordering a beer advent calendar, so I decided to make our own! As fun as it was, I’m almost glad it’s over. We were washing lots of glassware!

Here’s what our December looked like!

SAHBT & Brew Update!

We finally got to do another Stay At Home Beer Tasting, with the holidays and Jayson working a bunch of overtime (along with being sick for the last month) we hadn’t gotten to do another one. Even still we decided to be lazy about it this time and ordered pizzas from Marcos. Jayson fell in…

Stay At Home Beer Tasting

Jayson suggested we try a stay at home version. We will cook, which again with our wonky schedule we don’t do a lot of real cooking for dinner, and get a couple of Build your own 6 packs.