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5 Things Moms Can Do To Try and Stay Sane

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 10.07.2016 | Parents
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

I usually only do this on the weekends, but I love to pour myself a tall drink after a long day. Some people like wine, some people like beer, and some people like myself like a nice big cocktail. Not only does it take some of the edge off, but it puts me right to sleep every time I have one. Just be careful not to go overboard with this one, there is nothing relaxing about an alcohol addiction.

What Science Really Says About Drinking Before Bed

The Huffington Post | Sarah Digiulio | Posted 10.03.2016 | Healthy Living

There’s a lot of evidence that drinking before bed is doing you no favors in the sleep department. Most experts ― including the National Sleep Fou...

Dogs Are Sloppier Drinkers Than Cats

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 09.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

In a quest to discover why canines are such doggone sloppy drinkers, a team led by researchers at MIT (yes, I'm referring to the esteemed Massachusett...

Leaving Wall Street To Become A Better Man - An Interview With Sam Polk

Mark Radcliffe | Posted 09.19.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mark Radcliffe

First off, Sam, congrats on the success your memoir "For the love of money." Given that it's about your decision to leave finance, a world you called a "selfish, arrogant culture" at one point, how has the reaction been? I jest, but have you received death threats?

Sober People Make Drinkers Feel Drunker

Live Science | Erin Schumaker | Posted 09.14.2016 | Healthy Living

Many people have seen a movie in which a drunk character accuses everyone else of being drunk too. But a new study from the United Kingdom suggests th...

Notes From A Dive Bar - Going Down

Alan Black | Posted 09.08.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

The dumpster diver surfaces. His hand clasps a small golden harp. He's no angel. His wings fly as high as a kite. I'm hurtin', man, he says. Can you g...

Life is Like a Cell Phone. To Make it Understandable, You Have to Hit at Least Five Bars.

James Napoli | Posted 08.24.2016 | Comedy
James Napoli

Politics. The economy. World unrest. Life is complex, and does not readily yield any meaning. Yet, it consistently offers us clues through everyday...

I'm With Stupid: The Deadly Risks of Eating, Drinking and Breathing

Todd Hartley | Posted 08.22.2016 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

People, please, if I might have your attention for a second, I have an urgent warning for you: Breathing can be really, really dangerous. You all need...

Goodbye, Summer in the City: The Dirty, Gritty World of New York's Interns

Elizabeth Harvey | Posted 08.12.2016 | College
Elizabeth Harvey

For as long as anyone can remember, New York City has called like a siren to freedom-seekers hoping for a chance to make their own way in the world. F...

We Made Mango Peach Frosé from Trader Joe's Products and They're Delicious

Brit + Co | Posted 08.03.2016 | Taste
Brit + Co

An ode to Trader Joe's: You keep our fridges filled with delicious, not-too-expensive food, and your pre-packaged meals and specialty items are alway...

When Two Become One: The Watermelon Champagne Story

Brit + Co | Posted 08.03.2016 | Taste
Brit + Co

I truly do believe that watermelon is nature's most photogenic fruit. No matter which way you slice it (ha!), it's the perfect, Instagram-able subject...

Drinking in Miami

Joanna Charnas | Posted 07.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Joanna Charnas

For 32 years, unless I visit Miami, I never drink. Except for few isolated incidents of adolescent experimentation, I waited to consume alcohol until ...

Do You And Your Spouse Both Drink? Why It Could Matter For Marital Bliss

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 07.21.2016 | Weddings

According to a new study, the couple that drinks together stays together. The findings, published in The Journals of Gerontology, suggests there may b...

On Wine, and Why You're Not as Smart as You Think

Mike Peterson | Posted 07.19.2016 | Taste
Mike Peterson

You're seated at an ivory table in an Ikea-furnished room. A mustached man in a tailcoat enters, and gently sets 2 unmarked bottles of wine down on the table along with a crystal tasting glass. He informs you in his thick German accent that one bottle is $5, and the other $50, and politely challenges you to taste them to identify the more expensive of the two.

The 10 Terms Every Wine Drinker Should Learn

Mike Peterson | Posted 07.01.2016 | Taste
Mike Peterson

The ancient Greeks had four distinct words to express the nuances of 'love'. 'Eros' characterized love driven by lust and sexual passion, for example,...

Craft Beer-Drinkers Have Healthier Habits Than Other Americans

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.23.2016 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Are you into visiting small microbreweries and scoff at your friends who are content with drinking Corona? Congratulations, you may be healthier than the rest of us.

Taiwan Is The Hidden Gem Of Asia

David Code | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
David Code

It's the people who make Taiwan my second-favorite country in the world to visit.

The Intoxicating Smoking Gun of our Moral Hypocrisy

Steve Robertson | Posted 06.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Steve Robertson

Recently, I went to a restaurant to meet a friend. When I arrived he was in a deep and thoughtful conversation with a young hostess. They were talki...

'Perks' That Can Get You Fired

Nicole Williams | Posted 06.17.2016 | Women
Nicole Williams

A cheeky "extra dinner on expenses" here, a few color copies of your résumé on the old work copier there... Hell, who's gonna notice? Answer: Your Boss. And that's when little perks turn into big-ass career problems. Here's why the most tempting freebies could land you in more shit than you think.

Preventable Tragedies: What We Can Do To Make The Roads Safer

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 06.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

We need to hold a high value to human life, and respect it. By following laws and morals, we can try to prevent more deaths from automobiles. With the numbers always increasing, we can't afford not to do anything about it.

How To Turn Water Into Beer With SodaStream's New Product

Tasting Table | Posted 06.07.2016 | Taste
Tasting Table

First, SodaStream took away your excuse for not drinking enough water by turning standard tap water into a glass of bubbly fun. And now--for better or...

Why So Many Are Having Glass After Glass Of Wine Each Night

Lisa Lewtan | Posted 06.04.2016 | Fifty
Lisa Lewtan

Do your find yourself looking forward to a daily glass of wine? Does that glass often lead to another? And sometimes even another? More and more of my female clients are concerned about their alcohol habits. If you are drinking alcohol every day, you may want to explore why this is happening.

8 Things Alcohol Promises But Sobriety Delivers

The Fix | Posted 06.01.2016 | Healthy Living
The Fix

Every time I drank I went into the night feeling invincible, glamorous, and like any pain would leave me as soon as the vodka touched my lips. In reality, alcohol doesn't deliver a lot, it robs people every day of the things that mean the most to them, and for me it was no different. Here are 8 things alcohol promises, but sobriety actually delivers.

Should You Order Wine at a Business Dinner?

Jill Jacinto | Posted 05.19.2016 | Women
Jill Jacinto

Business meals can be a tricky space to navigate. You are at an out of office setting, there might be alcohol involved and you are attempting to mix business with a night out. What you need to do is remember that you are still on the clock. You might have left the office but you are still at work.

This Is Why You Don't Referee Drunk

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.13.2016 | Sports

It might have been happy hour for two soccer referees, but their superiors were not pleased. Two officials were fired Thursday for allegedly refereein...