Inauguration Today

(We posted this January 20th)We’ll be honest, we didn’t want Trump to be president (we still don’t) so today we’re just going to get drunk !...more

Bourbon Mushrooms

Ingredients¼ cup butter¼ cup olive oil (we used extra-virgin olive oil)2 lb. sliced assorted fresh mushrooms (we used a mixture of pre-sliced shiitake, button, and baby bella mushrooms)¾ tsp. salt (we added in an additional ¼ tsp.)¼ tsp. pepper (we used freshly ground black pepper)½ cup bourbon or chicken broth (we used Jim Beam bourbon)3 garlic cloves, minced2 Tbsp. chopped fresh parsley (we used flat leaf parsley)1 Tbsp. chopped fresh thymeDirections...more

How Alcohol Ruins a Promising Career

For a moment, allow me to stop the pretension and lies common in contemporary advisories. You agree, without question, that alcohol is not bad. Alcohol cannot be bad. In fact, even most of the Seniors of the Boomers generation knows it too. Now, how do you celebrate your hard work? What else is a better reward for your daily commitment? Is it really asking for too much when taking just a moment to chill?...more

This Is How A Drunk Blackout Affects Your Brain

There are people who experience blackouts after drinking, while others never seem to have them, no matter how much they drink. It's strange to wake up in the morning after a blackout and not remember how you got home, what you said and what you did. On top of this, researchers say blackouts affect your brain. When you blackout your brain can't form memories...more

Charred Citrus Margarita

 "I don't drink tequila anymore."Have you heard that phrase from a friend or even out of your own mouth before?  Everyone that doesn't drink tequila anymore has a story. Guaranteed....more

College Buddies

So I knew these three guys back in college.  You know the ones:  The easygoing, happy-go-lucky types who never bothered to go to class and always knew how to get you hooked up.  For quite a few of us, they were our best friends.  And as I wax nostalgic today, I wonder what are the chances of catching up with them again, perhaps on Facebook or Craigslist.  My best buddies from a simpler time of life.Jim Beam.  Jack Daniels.  José Cuervo....more

The CDC and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: A Mother's Perspective

The CDC has angered a lot of women this week with it's suggestion that women of childbearing age, who do not have permanent birth control in place abstain from alcohol. Their reasoning?"An estimated 3.3 million US women between the ages of 15 and 44 years are at risk for exposing their developing baby to alcohol because they are drinking, sexually active, and not using birth control to prevent pregnancy."...more

Conquer Vaginal Dryness this Valentine’s Day

 On special holidays people tend to drink more alcohol than usual. This can lead to frivolity, hearty laughter, uninhibited dance moves and extraordinary holiday sex. But did you know alcohol can cause vaginal dryness? ...more

You Don't Have the Right to Serve My Kid Alcohol

Four young guys, high school students and month-ago graduates, were involved in a terrible car accident in which two of them died and one of them remains in the hospital. Alcohol was found in the car and at the party which they left. ...more
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Wine and Breastfeeding

In honor of World Breastfeeding Awareness Week, I figured there was no better time than to publish another topic regarding breastfeeding. I strongly believe in breastfeeding, though I also believe that women and families' choices regarding the feeding of their child(ren) is ultimately up to them and therefore respect each individual choice. I also believe that breastfeeding isn't well supported in our culture and society, though some wonderfully positive strides have been made....more