recent musing

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3 Things Craft Beer Can Learn From Western Massachusetts

For the past several years if you measure success by volume, number of breweries, or fan-base size, craft beer is growing strong. I had an interesting chat at the 2015 Beer Bloggers and Writers Conference in Asheville with Jessica Miller of Hey Brewtiful about what that growth meant to craft beer and its bloggers.

recent excursion

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5 places to visit around Portsmouth, New Hampshire

We visit the Portsmouth area 4 or 5 times a year while we’re up visiting some good friends. It’s a great area and we’re always seeing new things and eating and drinking up a storm. These are 5 spots we love that are either new finds or old favorites. If we lived in the eastern part of the state we’d probably visit even more.

Explore the map below to see our restaurant recommendations.