Seasonal Beer Drinking

Autumn days are the best of the year and this time around they’ve got me thinking. The trees have turned, and the air has a freshness which will last until it takes on aromas of smoke as people light fires to deal with the fallen leaves and debris carpeting their lawns and driveways. Apples have […]

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Simplify

You can’t get a much simpler pleasure than a pint of cask beer. This is harmony, this is a small thrill. This, for the time it takes to drink it, is life.

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BEER TOKEN No.003

This recent news article on the BBC website sparked a debate, although it’s not really news and isn’t so much an article but rather a photo. The photo is of Australia’s PM at a sports match with his grandson. The problem? Whilst he comforts his grandchild in one arm, he holds a pint of beer with […]

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BEER TOKEN No.002

It’s easy to geek out about beers, or to go chasing the latest releases, the limited editions, the super fresh, the newly imported, the hyped up. It’s easy to get distracted too, to feel like you’re missing out if you don’t get those beers; it’s the collector mentality that’s in many of us, I’m sure, […]

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Procrastination and The Carnival

Procrastination was hanging over the afternoon like a thick blanket of cloud, smothering inclination. She looked outside and was greeted by a sky of grey, a thick blanket of cloud had also been fogging what could’ve been a fine March day. So there she was, stuck inside, hiding away from the gloomy late afternoon and […]

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15 Seconds

The air is mostly still as only the lightest of tree branches are moved by the breeze. In the distance a low, lulling hum of a lawn mower drones on. Most others have moved inside, to escape the chill of the air; it’s much fresher these days, damper too as the skies begin to grey […]

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Moody Brews

Mindfulness. It’s a pretty awesome skill to have and something that everyone can easily apply to their everyday routines, but it’s equally just as easily overlooked, especially when we’re busy rushing about at work or aimlessly scrolling through Twitter or Facebook. I often try to be mindful in my everyday- be it my first cup […]

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