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Men vs. Women: Who Behaves Worse While Traveling?

Triposo | Posted 07.20.2013 | Travel
Triposo

At Triposo, we're all about spontaneity when it comes to travel. We think that getting out there and experiencing a culture, whether through visiting ...

America's Best Beer Cities (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 07.16.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Self-proclaimed "beer nerd" Lynn Stachnick loves to visit Portland, ME, to sample the local craft brews. She and her husband even have a beer city buc...

A Comprehensive Guide to Getting Saucy in Germany's Wine Regions

Lacy Morris | Posted 07.09.2013 | Travel
Lacy Morris

Here is your guide to Germany's 13 wine regions, including some of the most famous vineyards, must-see sights, and wine-related events.

Drinking Trends to Cheers to!

Maude Standish | Posted 07.07.2013 | Taste
Maude Standish

Four alcohol consumption trends that Millennials are giving cheers to.

Dysfunctional Dater #5: Instamacy Issues

Melinda Hill | Posted 06.24.2013 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

I used to think I loved iInternet dating, but then I realized I just loved drinking fancy wine that someone else was financing.

3 Great Cinco de Mayo Cocktails That Aren't Margaritas

Michelle Won | Posted 06.22.2013 | Taste
Michelle Won

We have a two weeks to go, so if you are planning your parties, here are three ambitious cocktail recipes.

Worth a Drink?

Susan M. Love | Posted 06.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Susan M. Love

Should you immediately take up drinking alcohol? Probably not. But you should remember to do other things that improve your heart health and decrease your cancer risk, like achieving and maintaining a healthy weight, exercising regularly, and eating a healthy diet.

Sober Spring Detox Challenge

Terri Cole | Posted 06.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Terri Cole

Since becoming a therapist, I inspire my clients (typically not to the severity that my therapist "inspired" me, unless it is necessary) to take a 21-day alcohol detox every year around this time.

America's Best College Bars

Travel + Leisure | Posted 06.14.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Writer David Wood once joked that college was an amazing time--when parents fork over their savings to let kids go to a strange town and spend four years in a bar.

Are We Drinking Too Much?

Dr. Debbie Magids | Posted 06.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Debbie Magids

Alcohol is the one unregulated, accepted drug we have in our society, and I do believe it's being abused. But since drinking is so socially acceptable, and everyone's doing it -- including high-functioning and motivated movers and shakers -- no one's questioning it.

6 Ways To Drink Like Don Draper

Food52 | Posted 06.06.2013 | Taste
Food52

Let's be serious: the only reason any of us really watch 'Mad Men' is to fantasize about being as cool as Don Draper.

The Great Chicago 50 Ward-50 Bar Project

Matthew Bailey | Posted 06.04.2013 | Chicago
Matthew Bailey

I am about to embark on a grand Chicago voyage... In my eternal effort to better comprehend this place, I'll be visiting and drinking in all the 50 wards.

For St. Patrick's Day, the Best Drinking Movies Ever Made

John Farr | Posted 05.16.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

I love St. Patrick's Day. It's so inclusive. By that I mean that though it's a bona fide religious holiday, you don't need to be particularly pious to enjoy it. Wishing everyone a safe and (reasonably) responsible holiday, I present my own candidates for the top drinking movies of all time.

The Most Authentic Irish Pubs in America

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.14.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

America is home to a budding number of truly authentic Irish pubs.

Is It Ever OK To NOT Serve Alcohol At A Wedding?

eatocracy.cnn.com | Posted 03.12.2013 | Weddings

When we posted a recent lunchtime poll on open vs cash bars vs booze-free weddings, little did we know how shaken, stirred and generally muddled-up ou...

Can You Believe UN Reps Drink a Lot During Budget Sessions?!

Stanton Peele | Posted 05.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanton Peele

We all know that if you drink a lot you become an alcoholic and can't function. This is -- if not God's will and written in the stars, the next best thing -- biologically and genetically determined, irrefutable, and irreversible.

7 Spring Break Recipes To Bring The Party To You

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 05.07.2013 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

March is the ideal time to pack-up shop and get away. Winter is supposed to be over, but somehow it feels like it's just getting worse. Unfortunately, some of us are no longer in a stage of life where taking a week off to drink tequila is acceptable or mandated by university scheduling.

3 Questions Every Post 50 Woman Should Ask Their Doctor

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 02.27.2013 | Fifty

When people show up for a business meeting, they have the points they want to make at the ready. When they take their car to a mechanic, they come wit...

This Many Americans Drink Too Much

Reuters | Posted 04.27.2013 | Healthy Living

Feb 25 (Reuters) - On any given day in the United States, 18 percent of men and 11 percent of women drink more alcohol than federal guidelines recomme...

Why Couples Who Drink Together Stay Together

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 04.18.2013 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

LED, or the Law of Equivalent Drinking, as Mike explained it one night over a round of martinis with friends, provides that everyone -- married or not -- gets along best with people who drink roughly the same amount.

Why It's Time to Have the Drinking Talk With Your Tweens and Teens

Leah Odze Epstein | Posted 04.16.2013 | Parents
Leah Odze Epstein

Being a golden kid creates its own kind of stress, and shy kids who don't socialize much can suffer from social anxiety. That first taste of booze, with its melting away of inhibitions, can seem like a magic bullet to an introverted person. Take it from me: I was one of them

A Note From My 21-Year-Old Self

Lester Brathwaite | Posted 04.14.2013 | Gay Voices
Lester Brathwaite

I found this while in a manic cleaning fit the other day, a declaration from 2006 to quit drinking the following year. Needless to say, missed the boat on that one:

The World's Best Hole In The Wall

Al DeLuise | Posted 02.05.2013 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

Everyone had a favorite bar growing up, a place you could go to anytime and you'd be sure some of your friends would be there. For me, that place was Pete's. Pete's wasn't just a hole-in-the-wall -- it was where the hole-in-the-wall went when it wanted to get drunk. In other words, it was the greatest bar in the world.

A Quarter Century of Sobriety (Funny, It Seems Even Longer)

Charlie Carillo | Posted 04.06.2013 | New York
Charlie Carillo

I'm not going to get all strident and righteous about 25 years of total sobriety, but I will tell you what it's meant to me. Relax, it's not a lecture. It's not poetic, either. It's a matter of simple arithmetic.

Are You Sliding Down The Midlife Viceberg?

Penny Love | Posted 04.06.2013 | Fifty
Penny Love

I know a great deal about fitness. I also know a great deal about vices. More specifically, I know a great deal about fitness and drinking. It's a love story. The two go together like ebony and ivory.