A Brew Lover’s Utopia

Brew lovers rejoice! More than 60 craft beers will be on tap for the second annual SoBo Brew Fest, happening at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 11 at Constitution Square, located at 432 Main Street in South Boston. This year’s festival will provide a fun day of sampling expertly chosen craft beers, live music, food… Continue reading A Brew Lover’s Utopia

Celebrate Craft Beer Month at Mountain Valley Brewing

Celebrate Virginia Craft Beer Month with a visit to Mountain Valley Brewing (MVB) in Axton, VA. MVB, which opened in May 2017, is Martinsville-Henry County’s first and only craft brewery. According to the Virginia Tourism Corporation, “Virginia is truly for craft beer lovers, travelers and craft breweries nationwide are taking notice. In the last decade,… Continue reading Celebrate Craft Beer Month at Mountain Valley Brewing

A Tasty Holiday in MHC

Dreaming of turkey legs and pumpkin pie? The season will soon be upon us, and we invite you to kick your Thanksgiving meal and traditions up a notch with some Martinsville-Henry County foods, spirits and fun! Holiday Dishes Served the MHC Way Checkered Pig is known for their famous barbecue and ribs, but they also… Continue reading A Tasty Holiday in MHC

The Craft Beer Revolution

Is it a revolution or is it re-evolution? I prefer to think it’s the latter. For most, the history of craft beer in America only goes back a few decades, but that is not the case my fellow foam followers. Would you believe me if I told you that before prohibition there were over 4,000… Continue reading The Craft Beer Revolution

Big Bear’s Wife

It started as a modest little blog in 2009, and now Angie Barrett’s BigBearsWife.com boasts nearly 35,000 likes on Facebook. Barrett describes her site as being “full of southern recipes from my grandmother’s recipe box, recipes that I’ve developed for myself, and recipes I’ve developed for brands like Dixie Crystals, Lipton Tea, Sabra, Hunts, and… Continue reading Big Bear’s Wife