Tuesday Ramblings

Buyer Beware

Does anyone have a bridge they would like to sell me? I will apparently buy it. As much as I love a good deal, I abhor buy and sell groups on Facebook. Sometimes though, friends will post something to these groups and it shows up on my feed. It's okay to buy from friends, right?… Continue reading Buyer Beware

Tuesday Ramblings

Today Years Old

Ever see something that blows your mind and cracks you up at the same time? This did it for me. “I was today years old” made me laugh out loud in a local bookstore while sitting all by myself. The realization that it really was Scar and not just a random lion’s head headpiece Hercules… Continue reading Today Years Old

Monthly Articles

Oktoberfest: Dolly Style

12 oz. in a glass, 16 oz. in a pint, but if you really want to drink beer, head to the Oktoberfest tents in Munich the third week of September and drown yourself in a Maß which is an amazing 33.814 US oz., or 1 litre. The 16-18-day festival begins on the third Saturday of September… Continue reading Oktoberfest: Dolly Style

Top 10

Top 10 Oktoberfest Experiences

Oktoberfest originally began in 1810 as a celebration to honor the marriage of Prince Ludwig and Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen in Munich, Germany. It's a 16-18 day festival that runs from mid to late September to the first Sunday in October. It's located at the Theresienwiese (Therese Meadows) Fairgrounds in the city center. It has now… Continue reading Top 10 Oktoberfest Experiences

DIY

Dolled Up Oktoberfest Painted Steins

Make your Oktoberfest party unique by serving your beer in hand-painted beer steins! Supplies Glass beer steinsFolkArt multi-surface acrylic paintDetail paint brushesPrinted Oktoberfest imagesPainter’s tape Instructions Print out your images to the size needed to fit your stein.Use painter’s tape to secure the image inside your stein. Outline your image with a darker colour and… Continue reading Dolled Up Oktoberfest Painted Steins

Recipes

Homemade Beer Mustard

While researching different Oktoberfest related activities, I came across this recipe on thebeeroness.com. They also give a great introduction to craft beers. My husband previously informed me that we have 7 different types of mustard in our fridge. Today, I had to break the news that we now have 8. He seemed to take it… Continue reading Homemade Beer Mustard