WooTrip Success!

This past month I had the grand opportunity to reunite with the friends I work with day in and out at WooThemes for the 6th annual WooTrip in sunny San Francisco (when we were there it was sunny). I’ve been on the past two trips, my first one being hosted in Cape Town, South Africa, […]

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The Session #93: Round-Up

This is the round-up for The Session #93, a monthly beer blogging exercise that is hosted by a different website each month. This was our first time to host the Session and we would be remiss if we didn’t tie it into our own beer and travel lifestyle. So we posited the question of “why […]

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The Journey to Tra-La-La

Great travel experiences are rarely measured by the number of items that you check off a list. When the destination is all that matters you lose sight of why and how you got there instead of enjoying the unique experiences of the journey. While travel has been my full time lifestyle for the past four […]

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Featured Beer Travelers: Brewz Brothers

The Brewz Bros are a family of beer loving siblings that have made a point to seek out local breweries when they get together. What started out as purely brotherly endeavor has now grown to add a Brewz sister as the youngest of the bunch has come of drinking age. Eldest brother Alex tells us […]

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Updates from the Road

For the past eight weeks Maria and I have been moving at a rapid pace and have been quite busy to boot. From Idaho to Portland to Seattle and down to Tahoe we had been on a fast track for our first trip to Burning Man. We haven’t been able to write as much as […]

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Announcing The Session #93: Beer Travel

The Session - Beer Blogging Friday

The Session is a monthly event for the beer blogging community which was started by Stan Hieronymus at Appellation Beer. On the first Friday of each month, all participating bloggers write about a predetermined topic. Each month a different blog is chosen to host The Session, choose the topic, and post a roundup of all […]

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GABF Scavenger Hunt

Great American Beer Festival Scavenger Hunt

Maria and I have tagged many a brewery and beer bar in the Denver area with our stickers over the years. Many of our friends are heading to the Mile High City this week for the Great American Beer Festival this week and sadly we won’t be there. So we decided to host a scavenger […]

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RV Travel

I had never even rode in an RV the first time I test drove Stanley. The biggest vehicle I had driven before that was my first car, a 1988 Crown Victoria. I was nervous, not only about navigating this huge vehicle that also happened to be a house, but also because if everything went well […]

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Defining a “beer scene”

When you talk to fellow travelers and beer nerds enough you will undoubtedly hear the term “beer scene” every now and then. Beer enthusiasts will use it describe the general state of beer culture in an certain area. It often comes up when you are getting ready to take a vacation and someone has been […]

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Improvising on the Road

We didn’t plan on stopping in Ipswich, Massachusetts after we left Cape Cod in July of 2012. The plan was to drive straight up the coast of Massachusetts through Boston to meet friends of ours in Kennebunkport for some sun and fun. It wasn’t until we were five miles from the small New England town […]

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Beer Collaboration Part 2: Brew Day

The grain made a loud splashing sound as it hit the floor of the tiny lofted room. Maria looked up sheepishly as she was pouring a 55 lb bag of Premium Pilsner malt in the mill. The room was clouded with grain particles floating through the air as Kevin was giving us tips on how […]

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Breweries of the United States Map v2

I love it when two of my passions collide into an amalgamation of awesomeness.  In this instance I’m referring to craft beer and design. So when I saw the updated version of Pop Chart Labs epic Breweries of the United States poster I was in love. The 39″ x27″ poster maps a good number of […]

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