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Beer Fridge and Lawn Replenished

We had our annual festival in this small town over the weekend. My brother had his class reunion and my own class met for our “60th birthday”. And wouldn’t you know it, after months of drought, we had rain on … Continue reading

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The Reward of a Job Partially Done

This is a little something I poured for myself last night. It was a toast to survival and a meditation of how much there is still to be done. Over the weekend we moved my mother-in-law into an assisted living … Continue reading

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Blown in the Wind

My wife has been on a spree of buying little things to decorate outside. Last summer, in the same catastrophic storm that took out our trees in the backyard, some wind chimes bit the dust. So this spring she got … Continue reading

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Stocked for the Summer

“Whoever drinks beer, he is quick to sleep; whoever sleeps long, does not sin; whoever does not sin, enters Heaven! Thus, let us drink beer!” ― Martin Luther The boys from Fargo are in town and they were gracious enough … Continue reading

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The Last Day for a Valiant Warrior

The Kelvinator is gone. Long live the Kelvinator. Sometimes it is not the big things that your parents do that you remember, it’s the little things. When I was in high school my dad stumbled upon a deal where he … Continue reading

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A Day to Batten Down the Hatches

Like a good part of the country, we’re getting a 2×4 upside the head from Old Man Winter. Today started with freezing rain that turned the town into a skating rink. Now a light snow is falling and the wind … Continue reading

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Chocolate in my Peanut Butter

OK, I admit it. As liberal as I am, I can be a traditionalist about certain things. Beer styles might be one of those. I have long preferred IPAs. As the saying goes I like my beer like my women, … Continue reading

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