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The Art of Cooking: Strawberry Harvest

As the cool weather drifts away and the heat of summer starts to settle in, one of the first things that come to my mind is the strawberry season ahead. This season brings fond memories for my family of early […]

Fashion Advice: Rent a Tux or Buy a Suit?

Wedding season is upon us and somewhere along the line you need to ask yourselves, “What are the guys going to wear?” Usually when you ask the groomsmen to be in your wedding it’s assumed they will be renting tuxedos, […]

Recipe: Dad’s Meatloaf

I don’t know what binds me to my family, or, especially, my father. I have always been a Daddy’s Girl, though not in the “he buys me everything” sort of way. I am not his little princess either. I’m the […]

Review: Snapple Antioxidant Water

My family is many things, but experienced product testers we are not. Nevertheless, when given the chance to try out the new Snapple Antioxidant Water, we couldn’t resist. Soon we were the proud recipients of a rare treat: an overnight […]

Spain: Kid Friendly Beaches

Here’s a list of reasons I plan on taking my seventeen-month-old daughter on vacation to the Spanish Mediterranean this summer. Not commercialized – Beach towns, by definition, are commercialized. But in comparison, I found the beaches near Castellón de la […]

Homelife: The Benefits to Men

“Life is so short that we must move very slowly.” –Thai proverb “We know what we are, but not what we may be.” –Shakespeare For the last three or four centuries at least, men in our culture have generally spent […]