21 Signs You Might be Too Old to Shop at Forever 21

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21 Signs You Might be Too Old to Shop at Forever 21

We’ve all done it… been seduced by Forever 21’s windows filled with petite mannequins dressed in uber-cheap designer lookalikes. But is anyone really 21 forever? If you agree with at least half of these signs,  your next clothes-buying spree might … Continue reading →Read More

Quick Hacks: Keep Your Apple Slices From Getting Brown

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Quick Hacks: Keep Your Apple Slices From Getting Brown

Your sliced apple won’t get brown and smushy by lunch if you wrap it up with a rubber band after you cut it in the morning. Photo credit: Michael AlarconRead More

How to Survive Your Child’s First Tee-ball Game

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How to Survive Your Child’s First Tee-ball Game

If you thought “Lord of the Flies” captured chaos of young kids left to their own devices on a grand scale you’ve never watched a tee-ball game. My son (pictured above, at bat) begged us to sign him up for … Continue reading →Read More

Quick Hacks: Heating Two Things at Once in a Small Microwave

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Quick Hacks: Heating Two Things at Once in a Small Microwave

The perfect solution for people with compact microwaves and the immediate need for more than one dish to get reheated at once. Photo credit: Michael AlarconRead More

10 Popular Summer Myths: True or False?

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10 Popular Summer Myths: True or False?

Summer’s here and so are all those time-honored words of wisdom that our mothers used to repeat every time June rolled around. “You just ate—no swimming for 30 minutes!” “Stop scratching that bug bite—you’re just going to make it itch … Continue reading →Read More

Vacation in Cuba: Once Forbidden, Now an Exciting American Destination

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Vacation in Cuba: Once Forbidden, Now an Exciting American Destination

When the subject of our recent vacation to Cuba comes up, our friends don’t ask about the rum or the Cohibas—the first thing they all want to know about is how we got in. Only 90 miles from the U.S., … Continue reading →Read More

Five Surprising Health Tips for Men

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Five Surprising Health Tips for Men

I’ve been hauling this Y chromosome around now for more than 65 years, all through medical school, 23 years in the military, medical practice on five continents, and just life in general. Along the way, I’ve learned a few things … Continue reading →Read More

13 Songs That Have Just Enough Cowbell

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13 Songs That Have Just Enough Cowbell

I’ve got a fever, and the only prescription is more cowbell. Those mellow, honeyed tones provide the ideal percussive accent to so many great hits across the entire spectrum of music genres. If you’ve got sickness that can only be … Continue reading →Read More

This World Cup Trivia Game Will Keep Even the Savviest Soccer Fans Guessing

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This World Cup Trivia Game Will Keep Even the Savviest Soccer Fans Guessing

In case you missed it, the biggest sporting event in the world began last week. The World Cup in Brazil kicked off on Thursday, marking the 20th anniversary of the tournament. For soccer fans around the globe, there is nothing … Continue reading →Read More

7 Tips on How to Write the Perfect Online Dating Profile

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7 Tips on How to Write the Perfect Online Dating Profile

Thanks to a slew of reputable dating sites, people are meeting, dating—even getting married every day all because of well-written online profiles. So what’s stopping single you from taking the online dating plunge? The awkward first dates, right? Sure, meeting … Continue reading →Read More

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