Why We Should Stop Pretending That Mason Jars are a Hipster Thing

A few years ago, I attended the wedding of a friend. My then-fiancé and I focused a bit more on the production of the affair than we normally would, because we were planning our own wedding. It was a beautiful spring day in Placerville, California and we were being treated to a rather cute southern picnic, complete with sandwiches, iced tea, lemonade, and even a pie contest. But it was during this event that we first drank iced tea out of a mason jar, something that kind of blew my mind. I feel like I’d heard of mason jars being … Read more…

Fire Roasted Cinnamon Rolls

So, I went camping over this last weekend, which is normally not a super interesting thing to say, but this also happened to be the first time I’d gone camping in several years. Throughout those several years, many things have changed. I’ve started this website. I’ve started to pay attention to good stuff. One piece of good stuff happens to be food. You see, I think last time I went camping, we brought things like chips, trail mix, beer, and sodas. For most people, that’s a fine meal plan. Add some meat, some steak or chicken perhaps, and you’re fine … Read more…