Advice

Stop Being a High End Traveler

Stop Being a High End Traveler

A high end traveler. If you’re one of these, you’ll only like going on holiday to stop in the nicest all inclusive hotels. You’ll love to spend your holidays shopping, buying cocktails from the beach bar, or doing absolutely nothing.

Bananas an aphrodisiac

What Science Says About Aphrodisiacs

Is it really possible that something as simple as eating can improve your sex life? That’s the theory put forward by proponents of aphrodisiacs; foods that naturally work to increase your sexual desire. But do they really work?

Pork chop with asparagus

‘Fire Prevention Week: Let’s Talk About Cooking Safety’

Did you know that cooking fires are the number one cause of home fires? The leading cause is due to unattended cooking. It didn’t dawn on me how dangerous stepping away from the stove can be – even if it’s for just a few minutes – until I read some of the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) startling statistics.

Turkey Picadillo Recipe

Getting My Turkey Green Bean Picadillo Back

The deeper I get into my 30s the more I’ve noticed those subtle early signs of aging creeping in. The smile lines around my eyes are sticking around a little longer, there’s definite popping when I stand up or sit down, and exercise is becoming more and more necessary to maintain my weight.

RIP Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain Moves On to the Parts Unknown

This is not the usual type of post I have on my blog, but felt compelled to share a little story of my own with the recent news of Anthony Bourdain committing suicide. It’s a topic that hits home for me and many others, so I felt it important to share. Bourdain is, and will always be a major inspiration for my blog. He’s a legend.

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The Best Advice I’ve Received From An Important Male Figure in My Life

Dave was my stepfather, and really, the only male figure in my life growing up. Though he has been gone now for a number of years, our talks and his inspiration lives through me everyday. With Father’s Day just around the corner, Dove Men+Care asked me to share with my audience advice I’ve received from a male figure in my life.