Americans this was almost our Independence Day. John Adams wrote to his wife, Abigail: “…July 2nd will go down in History. We’ll celebrate it parades and pomp and bells ringing and fireworks.” Because Congress actually rules in favor if Independence on July 2 but then officially accepted Jefferson’s declaration two days later, thus making the…[Read More]
Apparently June 4 is National Hug Your Cat Day. We are unsure who determines this “awareness day” but we are interested. We wonder how many cats are celebrating this event. The cats that would appreciate the annual embrace are into it but how about the aloof felines that would rather be left alone? Maybe they…[Read More]
This is the season of awards. Oscars, Golden Globes, Critics Choice, etc. It is the congratulations period of the movie industry and it means that the “Best” actors, writers, producers, sound, etc. are hopeful that they will get some hardware to prove that they among the best in their field. Awards season usually begins with…[Read More]
08/28/2012 No Comments
Buying local feels good. Farmer’s markets, Mom & Pop’s anything, non-franchise everything. Whenever Barefoot can happily and honestly recommend a PPB product, we do it loudly. This weekend marks the unofficial end of the summer and whether you call them barbecues, cookouts, or grilling extravaganzas, some of you might need to fill your coolers. You can make your ice less lonely with a few Point Pleasant Products from East Coast Brewery. If you’re into Pilsner, the original Beach Haus is soon becoming a classic. For darker lager fans, Winter Rental is the choice. And try the new Kick Back Ale is the beer for pale ale people. . These guys are what the Jersey shore is really about and if someone at your backyard bbq wants some suds, proudly hand them a local brew.http://www.beachhausbeer.com/index.php Oh…and by the way, if you need a winter rental home, let us know. We’ve got a bunch available!