From Brülosophy

Cacao Nibs vs. Cholaca Liquid Cacao | exBEERiment Results!
Author: Phil Rusher When thinking about previous batches, brewers might ruminate about certain aspects of a beer that seemed to be lacking, and what can be done to enhance the overall character. Sometimes, the solution involves adding a little something extra to up the flavor game, for example, tossing some cacao nibs into a Porter […]

Homebrew Finds

50 lb Bag of Briess 2 Row Malt – $38.24
Briess Munich Dry Malt Extract 1 Lb via Adventures in Homebrewing From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability: 2-Row Brewers Malt 50 lb Bag Origin : North America 1.8°L Mild malty flavor. Base malt for all beer styles. Smoother, less grainy flavor than 6-Row Brewers Malt. Slightly higher yield […]


From Zen Habits

Simplify Technology with Limits
By Leo Babauta I am no technophobe, but I do believe in living consciously … and technology has a tendency to overrun our attention and our lives. It’s designed to do that: tech companies are motivated to keep our attention in their apps, their websites, their devices. They’ve found incentives for us to keep using […]

Gardening Know How's Blog

Tiger Jaws Care: What Is A Tiger Jaws Succulent
Faucaria tigrina succulent plants are native to South Africa. Also referred to as the Tiger Jaws succulent, they can tolerate slightly cooler temperatures than most other succulents which makes them perfect for growers in temperate climates. Intrigued, and want to learn how to grow a Tiger Jaws? The following Tiger Jaws plant info will teach you how to grow and care for Tiger Jaws. Tiger Jaws Plant Info Tiger Jaws succulents, also known as Shark’s Jaws, are Mesembryanthemums, or Mesembs, and belong to the family Aizoaceae. Mesembs are species that resemble stones or pebbles, although Tiger Jaws succulents look more like small fanged animal jaws. This succulent grows in clumps of stemless, star-shaped rosettes amongst rock in its native habit. The succulent is a low growing perennial that only reaches about 6 inches (15 cm.) in height. It has triangular shaped, light green, fleshy leaves that are about 2 inches

Taste of Home - Lower Fat Recipe

S'mores Milk Shake
When cabin fever hits, we whip up a beverage that tastes like s’mores. Oven-toasted marshmallows and a blender make it happen. —Sarah McKenna, Centennial, Colorado


Today in History

Billionaire conman Bernard Madoff arrested
On this day in 2008, financier Bernard Madoff is arrested at his New York City apartment and charged with masterminding a long-running Ponzi scheme later estimated to involve around $65 billion, making it one of the biggest investment frauds in Wall Street history. Madoff, who was born in Queens, ...

BeerSmith™ Home Brewing Blog

Giving BeerSmith 3 as a Gift
I’ve had quite a few people write recently asking how they can give BeerSmith 3 software as a gift to a friend, relative or loved one for the holidays. Fortunately there is a simple way to do it – you can purchase a BeerSmith 3 gift code here which is redeemable online for a BeerSmith […]