Single parenthood is by far the hardest thing I’ve done in my life. I remember when I became a parent, and I thought, how am I going to juggle everything? Times that by 100 percent when you become a single parent. Everything is riding on your shoulders — no pressure! There is one perk, actually: If your kid […]
There’s one thing that a savvy man or woman should never do, and that’s piss off his or her bartender. After all, a bartender is not just a drink slinger. He or she can be much, much more. A bartender can offer counseling. A bartender listens, soothes, mediates, breaks up fights, and even pairs up two new […]
You’ve met a very discerning man or a scintillating lady of taste. You’ve been on your very best behavior. You mentioned your stint in the Peace Corps twice and then once more because they were rustling their napkin the first time and chewing loudly the second.
It’s one thing to be a wine geek and love, know and breathe everything about wine. It’s quite another thing to be a wine snob with a set rules for how you’ll drink your wine, where you’ll drink your wine and which wine you’ll drink. There are of course ”degrees” of wine snobbery. We leave it up […]
Congratulations! You made it! Whether you’re utterly devastated or absolutely over the moon that you’re divorced from that SOB or bitch on heels, it’s finally done. Finito. Finished. The end. Ending a marriage can be soul-sucking, not to mention expensive. But as Louis C.K. says, ”No good marriage ends in divorce,” so if you find yourself finally […]