The Grown-Up Geek

August 5th, 2015
Food & Drink

You'd like to think I've run out of titles at this point but no. We've just built up a relationship over the last few weeks and I now feel perfectly comfortable making terrible puns with all of you. I'm so very sorry. It's Wednesday again,...
August 4th, 2015
Food & Drink

If you're a regular Tea For Tuesday reader, you may remember my last foray into the world of Inca Tea. It was a bit of a mixed bag, but I was definitely intrigued and wanted to give the rest of their line up a try so I could really see the whole...
July 29th, 2015
Food & Drink

A couple weeks ago, Josh and I took a look at some fairly chocolate-heavy beers. While chocolate can range from cloyingly sweet to incredibly bitter, this week we'll be tasting at a different end of the spectrum--sours. Sour beer is a very...
July 28th, 2015
Food & Drink

The husband and I took a trip to our local fruit farm over the weekend.  I want to be able to say we were there solely for the purpose of buying fresh fruits and veg, but I try my very best to always be honest with all of you; we were there for the...
July 22nd, 2015
Food & Drink

It's Wednesday. Work is piling up, exhaustion is setting in, everyone within a twenty mile radius of you seems to be driving you crazy with their noise, noise, noise...  Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, it simply has to be said that...
July 21st, 2015
Food & Drink

This week, I wanted to take a look at an absolutely enchanting new collection from Adagio called Story Time. The collection includes three herbal teas inspired by beloved pieces of fiction. Each blend comes in a collectible tin featuring...
July 15th, 2015
Food & Drink

Well, fellow beer geeks... we have reached yet another Wednesday and we're all still here. We're only two sleeps away from Friday and all the indulgences and debauchery that come along with it. Friday also brings to mind the vast array of cultural...
July 14th, 2015
Food & Drink

I keep hoping for summer to really kick in, but in my neck of the woods we have been subjected to near-endless rain. Apologies to those in drought-afflicted areas--the grass is quite literally greener over here, I know. In lieu of any true sense...
July 8th, 2015
Food & Drink

It's that time again--midway through the week and you are riding the struggle bus, trying to fathom how you will make it to Friday.  Don't worry your pretty head. We at The Grown-Up Geek have you covered with reviews on a duo of stouts to...
July 8th, 2015
Food & Drink

Generally, I stand by a strict life philosophy of giving every experience at least three chances. The first time you try anything, you're bound to have preconceived notions or interference due to opinions you've heard from others. On the second...
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