KBS – The Krazy Beer Search

KBS – The Krazy Beer Search

Three years ago, you could not get me to drink a beer. Beer produced by the big breweries tastes bad and has a poor calorie to effect ratio, so I relegated beer to those occasions when it was the only thing available. Then the craft beer craze started, I got a taste of KBS, and my relationship with beer changed forever.

Santana – Revisiting a Legend

Santana – Revisiting a Legend

I don’t usually go for repeat experiences. There is just too much to do in life to spend time doing things over again. Nevertheless, when I discovered Santana was coming to town, I jumped at the opportunity to hear them.

Reading 256 Shades of Gray

Reading 256 Shades of Gray

Do you ever wonder whom we have to thank for selfies, grumpy cat memes, and a look at Kim K’s (eew) butt? Have you ever been curious about how a digital camera actually takes a picture? For answers to these provocative questions, read on.

Hiking in Red Mountain Park

Hiking in Red Mountain Park

Birmingham, Alabama, is nicknamed “The Magic City” because after the Civil War it grew from a small rural town to an industrial city practically overnight as if by magic. This growth was fueled by a unique geological circumstance that provided iron ore, coal, and limestone in close proximity to each other – the main ingredients for iron and steel.