Helena Brew Fest, Helena Montana

Helena Brew Fest, Helena Montana

I am always looking for a reason to visit Montana. It’s beautiful scenery, fast speed limits and well let’s be honest… the beer! My friend Jen, Boomer and I headed over to Helena in the morning last summer. It was a bit of a drive but we did not mind … Continue reading

Glacier National Park: Iceberg Lake Hike

Glacier National Park: Iceberg Lake Hike

My friend Laura was coming to visit me and she had requested to see Glacier National Park during her stay, specifically to see glaciers. I obliged her, because I would be crazy to say no to revisiting this lovely park but sadly had to break the news about the glaciers. … Continue reading

Great Northern Brewing, Whitefish Montana

Great Northern Brewing, Whitefish Montana

When I was in elementary school the local newspaper asked us what we wanted to be when we grew up. There were the typical answers of firefighter, astronaut and then my response, an Olympic skier who wins a gold medal and lives in Whitefish Montana. It was a pretty specific … Continue reading

It’s a Gargoyle not the Devil: Stone Brewing Escondido California

It’s a Gargoyle not the Devil: Stone Brewing Escondido California

Stone Brewing is one of the largest craft breweries in the United States and 1 of the 5000th fastest-growing private companies. The brewery was founded in 1996 by Greg Koch and Steve Wagner. Probably their best known beer is the Arrogant Bastard, but don’t worry you don’t have to be one … Continue reading