Dark Beer

Stout, Imperial Stout, Java Stout… Samuel Smith’s Imperial Stout – Samuel Smith Old Brewery http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/113/782 Founders Imperial Stout http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/1199/21822 Bells Java Stout http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/287/2010


Skyscraperman a.k.a. SpiderDan scales John Hancock Center with Spider-Man’s Stan Lee interview – YouTube. Watch as the head of Chicago’s Fire Department tries to kill Spider Dan in the name of showing kids that climbing buildings isn’t safe! Skyscraper, SpiderMan, Fire […]


It was a sad day in Fisk family history today. Yes it’s true we retired the Frostline Kit hockey bag after 33 years of active & semi-active service. Frostline? My brother being a madman of sorts had decided for some […]


Our three teenage boys Jacob, Adam and Ezra (no it was not a religious mission) passed through O’Hare International airport security at 2:20am on their way to three weeks in Guatemala. Two weeks to the day later we found ourselves […]

DA Bears

One day away from SuperBowl XLI – Will Rex rock and Peyton plop. Or will the Colt of destiny come shinning through? I think DA Bears will run it. Their D will just barely hold on and Devin Hestor will […]


Just when I think there’s nothing special about where I live… Our nice house in the suburbs lulls one into a false sense of blah. Big box grocery, shiny chain gas stations, drive here, drive there, no where in particular. […]

Honey doo

I have just blogged about blogging a honey-doo blog There’s a Hole in the Bucket Traditional (Boys) There’s a hole in the bucket, dear Liza, dear Liza, There’s a hole in the bucket, dear Liza, a hole. (Girls) So fix […]