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Posted in thread: WTB a 6 gallon glass carboy on 05-24-2015 at 04:16 AM
There's a homebrew shop in downtown St. Charles. They might have what you're looking for.
Posted in thread: Adventures in new fatherhood on 05-23-2015 at 02:50 AM
little brewersThese? These are two little kiddos engaged in sensory play. Other than that whole
"the medium is 150F" bull****, occupational therapists will laud this as an educational
Posted in thread: Adventures in new fatherhood on 05-23-2015 at 02:46 AM
Mommies appreciate quiet time to themselves on occasion.More than on occasion. I never thought
homebrewing would be a way to give her that.But I'm happy to oblige.
Posted in thread: Adventures in new fatherhood on 05-20-2015 at 04:08 AM
I remember, before I had kids, a friend telling me that he was extract stovetop brewing with
his kid in a Moby or Ergo or something. I thought to myself, "Damn, that's irresponsible. That
kid could ge...
Posted in thread: Hey Sleep Apnea folks! on 10-28-2014 at 10:35 PM
You shouldn't need a generator, just a deep cycle battery, a small inverter, an a way to
charge/recharge the battery. You'd want them at home if the power goes out anyway. If you use
lower pressures y...
Posted in thread: Hey Sleep Apnea folks! on 10-22-2014 at 02:42 AM
Ok. I'm an actual, real life sleep doctor, and this thread got unexpectedly heated. Wow.Anyway,
I'm seeing a lot of posters state they're not that overweight, they still have it, and they're
Posted in thread: 2014 HBT Hop Harvest Totals on 09-05-2014 at 02:08 AM
44 oz. split pretty evenly between Centennial and Cascade, 3rd year bines, 2 of each
variety.245.8 +44=289.8 as the running total
Posted in thread: Chicago/Upper Midwest: whose close to harvesting? on 09-04-2014 at 04:01 AM
Thanks for the replies, they were helpful.I harvested over 4 days and have at least 2 lbs. of
dried flowers.I just hope they're of even mediocre quality for all that work; I was averaging 6
ounces of ...
Posted in thread: Chicago/Upper Midwest: whose close to harvesting? on 08-26-2014 at 02:46 AM
I'm in Chicago, and I think my four vines (two Cascade, two Centennial) may be ready for
harvest.But, this is my third year with these vines, and I've yet to get anything usable or
worthwhile off of t...
Posted in thread: GVH Drying Method on 08-26-2014 at 02:39 AM
This is a great thread so far; I love the skeptical, scientific approach.One question: you
emphasize opening a window to get fresh air in to whatever room we are using to dry our hops.
But, say I'm dr...