It’s already been a little while since my last blog post. The reasoning behind this is that I am resisting the urge to repeat myself on matters. When you’re making a blog talking about the development of a life in the country there seem to be a limited number of topics: arriving, interaction with locals, odd findings, comparisons between city living and country living. All of these, to some...
Nothing makes me as aware of Time’s ravaging claw and the changing seasons more than the arrival of baseball in the Spring. For my sins, I am a Mets fan. It is because of this fact that the promise of rebirth is always a blessing, ostensibly. Each team starts the season with a new record and the promise of performance equal to any other. How they perform throughout the season has yet to happen....
Hobbies in the North Country
First brew in the Lapine House! Welcome to the North Country, brewing equipment… Last weekend marked the first of many homebrews to come: a Pecan Vanilla Porter. It’s sort of my own invention that I am basing off of a couple of different recipes that I have worked on in the past few months. Let’s hope it tastes as good as it does in my mind… but there won’t be a...