June 2021


Day Tripper

Written by Trisha Ries The summer months are upon us and that can only mean one thing…Viva La Vacation! We could all use a little rest and relaxation after the year that we had. I know many have concerns over cost of travel, safety, and not having the time to spare. You’re in luck as


A Song of Fire and Meat: Getting Started in “Smoking”

Written by Jack Ries No, this isn’t actually a song. It’s not even some confusing poem written in mysterious allegory. This is an ode to one of my great passions. In the past, I’ve rambled (incoherently, at times) about some of my more “manly” pursuits. My love of nature, brewing and drinking beer, sandwiches, and