Beer Brewing vs Productivity

For the first time since coming back to Florida in mid August, and the first time since having left Florida back at the beginning of June, I am brewing beer. The goal here is a fairly strong IPA along the lines of Founders Centennial IPA. I've always been a fan of Centennial hops, and I have a bunch in my freezer to use up. Beer

Beer Brewing vs Productivity 2018-09-03T14:12:32+00:00

Summer Travels, Overgrown Landscaping, and Looking Forward

After some 30 hours of driving from Wisconsin to Florida, through wind and sun and heavy rain and avoiding a plethora of terrible drivers and not avoiding a lot of bad traffic, the wife and I arrived in Florida for our seasonal (August through May) escapades in the humid lands of the Florida peninsula. It's always a bit interesting to return to something familiar after

Summer Travels, Overgrown Landscaping, and Looking Forward 2018-08-12T15:33:24+00:00

Lily of the Nile :: Agapanthus :: Color Challenge – Sunday Purple

Down in Florida at a recent trip to Disneyworld, the giant entry plaza to Epcot Center is full of banks of these Lily of the Niles (Lilies of the Nile? Lilies of the Niles? No idea...). They grow under the shade of smooth-trunked crepe myrtles, creating a vibrant view and pleasant aroma. As always, my guesses as to the genus and names of the various

Lily of the Nile :: Agapanthus :: Color Challenge – Sunday Purple 2018-07-01T14:33:16+00:00

Color Challenge :: Wednesday Yellow:: Disney Flowers

I guess I'm milking my Disney trip a bit more. What this means is that I've located a bunch of photos I took at Epcot, where their flower show was in full bloom. As part of that, I grabbed a couple images of some very nice (what I believe to be) tiger lilies. So, in the end, what this means is that I must subject

Color Challenge :: Wednesday Yellow:: Disney Flowers 2018-06-20T14:59:42+00:00