Happy Birthday! Making a classic Old Fashioned

Happy Birthday! Making a classic Old Fashioned

For my friend G’s birthday I decided I’d get him all the tools needed to make a proper classic cocktail, the Old Fashioned.  I don’t usually make cocktails, so this little adventure required some research, recruiting those more knowledgeable than myself, and some shopping.  I’ve done the necessary research, so I’m ready to share the … Continue reading

San Diego Beer Week is Upon Us

San Diego Beer Week is Upon Us

For ten days every year one of the world’s top beer destinations rolls out the red carpet to locals and visitors alike for San Diego Beer Week.  While laying claim to over 115 professional brew houses in the county is impressive, the number of breweries isn’t the most important thing to note. And although San … Continue reading

The CalFresh Challenge 2015: $4.38/day

The CalFresh Challenge 2015: $4.38/day

I want as many people as possible to understand that hunger affects people even in our city. That it compromises most other aspects of life. And that if you are a child, your chances of success in school, sitting still in class, and reaching the all important milestone of being able to read at your … Continue reading