Alright, so I have been gone a while. First there was the fracture to my pelvis bone
, then my lovely bride gave birth to our first child (a girl (a beautiful, healthy girl)), then I went to Portland for the 2011 Beer Bloggers Conference
(and subsequently got my twitter account hacked (it's better now (check it out @carnie_nbb
)))(oh and PS, this should be getting a write up all it's own in the next few days). So it has been a busy few weeks for me, but believe it or not The New Belgium Brewing Company did not slam to a halt in my absence... in fact things rolled on smoothly without me (maybe too smoothly). And now I am going to try and ...