Sep 25 2010

How We Got Here

I've been wanting to come up with a new design for my personal website for some time now.  After two different iterations of "typical" website layouts, I decided to switch gears and come up with a single page blog design.  I work with DotNetNuke on a daily basis, so my framework choice was a no brainer.  I also have an interest in art and photography, so I wanted the layout to express those passions as well.  

Aug 21 2010

Lets Make Beer

Home brewing is something I've wanted to try for a very long time.  After much thought, research, and planning, I finally decided to step out of the "wanting" and into the "doing".  This series of posts will follow my first attempt at brewing beer at home.  We'll cover: Preparation & Purchasing. What you need and need to know to brew your first batch of beer. Brew Day. From sanitizing to fermenting in a single bound. Transfer Day. Transferring the beer from the primary fermentor to the secondary fermentor. Bottling Day. Putting some elbow grease in your beer. Tasting Day. Best day ever! To anyone who has a slight interest in brewing beer at home, I highly recommend you get out of the "wanting" and into the "doing".  After having gone through the entire process, I can honest ...