Long weekend

My beloved and I made the 4-hour trek north to my nephew’s cottage near Killarney for the long weekend. I love it there because not only am I blessed with family that I like hanging around with, the cottage is completely unplugged and off the grid so we can all focus on enjoying our surroundings and time with each other. My favourite part of going up there is sitting in this chair on the dock and talking with my family: while watching sunsets like this: and drinking beers like these: Left Field Eephus Oatmeal Brown Ale: This was the big …

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It’s summer as far as I’m concerned.

Some people claim that summer starts on the Victoria Day long weekend. Me, I say that summer is here as soon as I can 1) get the motorcycle out on the road and 2) sit on a patio and drink a beer without wearing 87 layers of wool. (Note: these two things do NOT happen at the same time; I have a very strict personal rule about alcohol and two wheels.) The bike was uncovered and washed on April 10th, so that condition has been met. This week I was able to meet Caroline (HoppyBeerWitch on Twitter and Instagram) for …

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