The Margarita Margarita Sames, a Dallas socialite, boasts that she invented the Margarita in 1948 during a visit to her Acapulco vacation home. Like any self-respecting socialite, she named her new creation after herself. However, as is the case with most drink origins, this tale is a little dubious. There are numerous other claims as… Read more »
People have been asking me what sort of goodies I carry with me in my Think Tank 10 Cable Management bag. So here goes.
Recently I was a guest on the Cool Tools podcast where I presented four cool tools I find useful and hope others will too. Give it a listen!
Presenting the Boldr Expedition Everest, an automatic field watch with rugged good looks.
For this edition of Unboxed, I try to come clean with the BattlBox April 2017 subscription box which claims to be a Dopp kit.
For the final beverage of Negroni Week, we turn away from the potent spirit-forward drinks and to the civilized variant known as the Coffee Negroni (a/k/a the Caffègroni).
Negroni Week rolls on, and today I take a look at another Negroni-like cocktail—The Agavoni—using tequila instead of gin.
One Man, 14 Beers: An Afternoon at L.A. Beer Week
One Sunday in 2012, I spent a few hours at Union Station drinking beer in the hot sun during the 4th Annual L.A Beer Week Festival.
Growing Up Packers: Memories of Bad Calls
So now the real referees are back on the job officiating the NFL (and none too soon). But I’ll be honest — I’m going to miss the replacements.
John Muir Trail Encounters: Mama Bear & Monkey
Inside the Stone Hut at Muir Pass, I met Heather (trail name “Mama Bear”) and Sierra (trail name “Monkey”), a mother-and-daughter team who were hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) together.
John Muir Trail Solo Adventure: Complete
John Muir Trail solo report TL;DR version: I finished.
Yasutomo 2020 Wa-Ben Wallet: Cuben Fiber Delight
I have never been satisfied with any wallet I’ve ever owned, so it was time for a change. Presenting the Yasutomo 2020 Wa-Ben cuben fiber wallet.
Angry Egg Speaks Out: Facebook Timeline
Angry egg has just one thing to say about the new Facebook Timeline.