Beer fountain

Last night was my last session of the Monthly Memoir class with the ever-fabulous Chris of Firefly Creative Writing. It seemed fitting to bring the Firefly Ginger Spiced beer along to taste it. Then this happened: Your browser does not support the video tag Just a tad over-carbonated. I’ll be spending the next while researching possible causes of the beer fountain and how to avoid them in future.

Candied Ginger

I’ve been doing a bit of web design work lately, and one of my new clients is my writing coach, Chris of Firefly Creative Writing. I’ve been on a few of her amazing writing retreats, where she plies us with home made delights like strawberry scones and ginger-almond granola. The ginger granola is delicious, and so I decided to try and make a candied ginger ale, a slightly modified recipe from Brooklyn Brew Shop Beer Making Book (I omitted the cloves. Cloves are evil.). I even made a little movie, where I learned that I really need to start turning the phone sideways …

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