Jason Konopinski

Summer brings some of the most vibrant, bright, and effusive flavors to our collective palates- both on the plate and in the glass, but for my money, lime and mint reign supreme. more

Eat & Drink

For the cocktail enthusiast, there is a special satisfaction that comes with building recipes using ingredients you had a direct hand in making. more

Life Style

The long-awaited return of vernal weather has finally descended here in Central PA, and I couldn’t be happier because it means long days in the saddle of my road bike, wading trout streams and—of course—drinking beer on a patio. more

Eat & Drink

It’s something that many cocktail enthusiasts and would-be entertainers aspire to have, but amassing a collection of bottles, mixers, glassware, and various tools of the trade can be, well, expensive and a hobby in itself. more


As a veteran homebrewer and enthusiast of all things malt and hops, there’s perhaps no greater pleasure than spending an hour or two in my favorite watering hole with a good book and a selection of well-brewed and flavorful beers. more

Eat & Drink

It’s the Catch-22 of being an independent worker: The home office comes bundled with the distractions of tossing in another load of laundry and the dog that needs just one more walk, but the small business isn’t quite strong enough to afford high com more