Will you be at the Street Pub next Fall?

Deschutes Brew Fest October 14th Have I ever mentioned that I love beer? I also have a favorite brewery: Deschutes Brewery in Bend, Oregon makes some of my favorite beers from Fresh Squeezed IPA, Black Butte Porter, Mirror Pond Pale Ale and even the festive Jubilale are all delicious in their own ways!   The […]

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Day Trip: Highway 1 Fun

A common saying about Sacramento, CA: You are two hours away from anywhere you want to go! I would have to say that living in central California is a blessing; Ocean? Head West. Mountains? Head East. Big city trends? San Francisco. Disneyland? Seven hours to the happiest place on earth isn’t a long drive at […]

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Day Trip: Lake Tahoe, CA

  Sometimes you just need to get out of town, and that is one of my favorite things about living in Sacramento! It is a cliche that Sacramento is two hours away from anywhere you want to be and it is true. I love to take day trips to the coast and to the mountains […]

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A LESSON IN BEER FROM A BEER-TENDER

The reason I say beer-tender and not bartender is simple. I don’t, for the the life of me, know how to make mixed drinks with more than two ingredients. What I do know is a few things about which beers taste hoppy, the classifications of Belgian style ales, and the fact that not all dark […]

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