Death in the Afternoon Cocktail Recipe

Death in the afternoon cocktail recipe

A Death in the Afternoon cocktail is reserved for absinthe and anise flavored drink lovers. If you are on the fence about either flavor profile, you will be sorely disappointed by this cocktail. Should you love the flavors of anise, licorice, or wormwood, you’ll be delighted by this simple, refreshing cocktail. As for the green? …

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Royal Haunt Cocktail Recipe

Royal haunt cocktail recipe for halloween

The Royal Haunt Cocktail is inspired by the classic Manhattan with a Halloween twist. The cassis liqueur is used to add a bit of royal or blood color, with walnut bitters rounding out the flavor profile for a well-balanced cocktail. You can see how fast the dry ice evaporates by the differences between the first …

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GoPro Accessories

Gopro accessories hero10 black

Want to discover which GoPro accessories are worth buying? These are my notes in buying, testing, and using various accessories for the GoPro Hero10 and GoPro Hero 9 in real-world scenarios. Testing Process I buy each new GoPro within a month of it being released, spending the next year buying and testing various accessories as …

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Halloween Cocktails

Halloween cocktails and recipes

Explore these Halloween cocktails that don’t compromise on quality or taste. Free of dyes and pyrotechnics, these dreadfully-deliciously cocktail recipes will get you in the spooky spirit.

Through the Eyes of a Fire Lookout

The secret life of a fire lookout

Imagine waking up to a vast Northern California landscape; Sprawling forests and high-elevation shrubbery are dwarfed by the mighty white-tipped Mount Shasta in the distance. Now, imagine if it were your job to wake up to this view daily. For Bob Clark, an experienced US Forest Service fire lookout, scanning the expansive view from his …

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How to Read Tires

How to read tires

Learning how to read tires is a valuable skill to have on hand for a multitude of scenarios. Whether you are in the market for new tires, checking their recommended tire pressure, or making sure they aren’t expired, there are a whole bunch of numbers and codes to be aware of. Knowing the most common …

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Mexican Restaurants in Sacramento You Must Try

Mexican restaurants in sacramento you must try

These Mexican restaurants in Sacramento and the surrounding regions all host menus which are unique in some way. While there are a ton of exceptional taquería, Tex-Mex, and Mexicali cuisine, these are not those types of restaurants. Explore these restaurants to experience some of the more diverse and culturally significant foods of Mexico. To make …

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The Origins of Tipping Culture in the United States

The origins of tipping culture in the united states

The tipping culture we experience today wasn’t always the way it was throughout the United States. The cultures of tipping in Europe and the United States were polar opposites at one time. Somewhere along the way in the 1800s, the culture of tipping for service fell out of favor in Europe and rose to a …

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Plants That Don’t Attract Bees

Plants that dont attract bees

For those with bee allergies or flying insect phobias, this is a guide to plants that don’t attract bees. Your garden should feel like a place of peace, and filling it with the wrong plants can turn it into a waking nightmare. While bees provide the incredibly important service of pollinating our plants and flowers, …

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