The Salty Beach Tomatoes

A common sight on any New England beach is the beach tomato plant. This is actually an invasive species of Rose (Rosa_rugosa) that originates from Asia, but now occupies just about every beach along the coast of the north eastern United States! The rose hips resemble that of small tomatoes, but definitely shouldn’t be eaten! DownloadContinue reading “The Salty Beach Tomatoes”

Experience the Warmth

I’d like to close my eyes, go numb But there’s a cold wind coming from The top of the highest high rise today It’s not a breeze ‘cuz it blows hard Yes and it wants me to discard The humanity I know, watched the warmth blow away So don’t let the world bring you downContinue reading “Experience the Warmth”

For the love of beer

I’ve been enjoying Sam Adams beers for many years, but yesterday I was finally able to tour the original brewery in Boston. It was great to see where all their beers were developed and learn more about the history of the company. We sampled everything from the hops and barely used in many of theirContinue reading “For the love of beer”