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3 Sisters Open Up About Growing Up With A Mom Who Admits She's An Alcoholic

Posted 05.28.2015 | Dr. Phil

"My mom is an alcoholic, and it's really gotten out of hand. My mom drinks every day, all day ... I would definitely classify my mom as a hostile or m...

Yagana Shah

Moderate Drinking May Be Beneficial -- But Only For Older Women | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.11.2015 | Fifty

You may think you're doing yourself a favor by having the occasional glass of wine. Beyond the enjoyment, we've all heard about the much-touted health...

These Booze-Washed Cheeses Will Change Your Life

The Daily Meal | Posted 04.08.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Some washed-rind cheeses are rubbed with a simple brine, but others are actually bathed in booze.

Dartmouth and Women: What's Changed?

Gina Barreca | Posted 04.01.2015 | College
Gina Barreca

Being a woman at Dartmouth College in the 1970s was like having a double major. You were not only a freshman, you were also a "co-ed." You were not only a physics major or a government major, you were a "female" physics or government major--as if more estrogen in your system changed everything.

This Handy Little Tool Will Be Your Best Friend For Shotgunning Beers

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 01.29.2015 | Taste

Ready to drink?

Are Some Alcoholic Drinks Actually Evil?

Dan Miles | Posted 03.18.2015 | Comedy
Dan Miles

I do believe that an actual demon lurks in some drinks, waiting patiently to strike. So in the hope of saving souls from these predatory monsters in 2015 I have decided to name and shame them back to hell once and for all.

6 Challenges and 6 Rewards Of Being Young In Sobriety

Beth Leipholtz | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Beth Leipholtz

I'm 22, I've never consumed a legal drink and I never plan to, for better and worse. Being in recovery at any age elicits both challenges and rewards, but being young and at a pivotal, sometimes confusing point in life even without worrying about sobriety makes said challenges and rewards even more prominent.

12 Cocktails You Can Only Drink In College

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 01.16.2015 | Taste

We used to be so "resourceful."

The Surprising Connection Between Problem Drinking And Working Too Much

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 01.15.2015 | Healthy Living

If you're always working late, your job could be taking a toll on your health in more ways than you may realize, new research suggests. Publishing ...

So What Really Happens in an Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting?

Jean-Paul Bedard | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Jean-Paul Bedard

After the thousands of hours I've spent in recovery meetings, I can say I'm certain of only a few things. First, despite what many people believe, AA is not a cult. It's just a group of alcoholics trying to figure out how to stay sober by helping the next guy or gal stay sober. Two, no matter how shitty I feel before walking into a meeting, I always feel a little better after it's over.

Thank You, UVA

Elaine Williams | Posted 03.16.2015 | College
Elaine Williams

We have to clean up our speaking. We have to clean up our advertising that objectifies women and men. We have to stop using phrases like: "Well, it's tradition."

Best New Breweries In The U.S.

The Daily Meal | Posted 03.15.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Opening a brewery is serious business since all eyes will be on you.

Top 5 Winter Fakes

Findery | Posted 03.10.2015 | Travel

It's January. Winter is about to hit hard in the wintry regions. But snow in the Caribbean? Nope. For those of us who don't live in a snowy region, we...

The Must See Attraction of 2015 in Vegas

Findery | Posted 03.08.2015 | Travel

The High Roller has 28 glass cabins soaring 550 feet high with 360 degree views of Las Vegas. These types of attractions are usually "do once and take a picture" for me. The High Roller was an experience I can't wait to share with more people.

4 Tasty Slow Cooker Cocktails For A Crowd

Epicurious | Posted 03.08.2015 | Taste

You can brew up plenty of drinks for your friends -- and serve them warm straight from the slow cooker.

Nothing Good Happens in the Woods

Tara Cousineau, PhD | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
Tara Cousineau, PhD

Here, "The Woods" is code for a teen hangout not far from the elementary school my girls attended. The spot has been around so long that many parents raised here reminisce about it, often over drinks.

Solved! The 3 Things New Year's Hosts Stress About Most

Sharon Sevrens | Posted 02.28.2015 | HuffPost Home
Sharon Sevrens

As the host, you get to call the shots. Serve crowd-pleasing wines that appeal to you. Or pick a theme for your party and create a signature cocktail -- still a huge trend going into 2015.

The Shepherd from Bethlehem Speaks

Rev. Jeff Hood | Posted 02.21.2015 | Religion
Rev. Jeff Hood

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a shepherd? Most of the time you are bored out of your mind. I sit there and watch sheep day after day. I never wanted to be a shepherd.

Drinking (A Little) At Work Could Actually Make You Better At Your Job

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 12.23.2014 | Taste

Errybody in the office gettin' tipsy.

Teen Driving and the Holidays: A Parent's Guide

Dr. Karen Soren | Posted 02.18.2015 | Parents
Dr. Karen Soren

You may be hearing, "Mom, where are the car keys?" a lot, particularly around the holidays, as teens and young adults make plans to meet up with friends and go to parties. As a parent and a pediatrician, I feel conflicted when asked for the car keys.

13 Ways to Après-Ski Around the World

Liftopia | Posted 02.16.2015 | Travel

We know how it works in our own backyards, like New England and Utah, but what about in far-flung locales?

How To Shop and Eat Your Way Through Austin in Just One Day

Shoptiques | Posted 02.14.2015 | Travel

Over the last several years, Austin has become an increasingly popular place to live and visit--and it's no surprise why. The city boasts incredible live music, a booming tech scene, and a ton of innovative eateries (plus loads of good Tex-Mex--need we say more?).

2 Men Who Are Doing Great Work on Campuses

Elaine Williams | Posted 02.13.2015 | College
Elaine Williams

I had the privilege of speaking again at St. Joseph's College in Long Island in November. I really love this school and their commitment. The staff is committed to dealing with sexual assault prevention and response head on.

This Is Why You Love to Hate Santa Con (Dubstep Video)

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 02.11.2015 | Comedy
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine


5 Tips From Your Sober Holiday Guest

Melody Moezzi | Posted 02.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Melody Moezzi

When people first learn that I don't drink alcohol, they often request an explanation. Mine is rarely consistent. Sometimes I say I don't like the taste. Sometimes I say I'm Muslim. Sometimes I say I have a medical condition. All are true, but none in isolation contains a full explanation.