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Unbound, unwritten, untapped experiences — this is van life. It’s a seductive daydream. But, for many of us, it may not feel like a realistic one. Maybe you haven’t the time or the gear to make it happen, or perhaps you’re not ready to sell your house and abscond from “normal life.” Whether you’re looking to dip your...

With Deadpool 2 on the near horizon I thought it would be fitting to pay tribute to this Merc with a Mouth in the best way possible; creating a cocktail for him. In order for this drink to properly do justice for the 4th wall smashing anti-hero I had to create something special; this cocktail had to be smooth, a bit...

I’ve been working outdoors for so long now that I can’t work inside. Seriously. I mean, between writing that sentence and this one I had to pop my head out the front door just to get a breath of fresh air. Most of the time this constant outdoor exposure is pleasant.  You get your sunshine, your cool breezes, and your...

Most of us were introduced to bonsai trees in The Karate Kid, and I’m no exception to that. It’s an iconic scene in a spectacular movie when young Danny LaRusso is introduced to the calming and meditative practice of bonsai. The magic of the scene stands true and powerful today. Forgive the quality on that link,...

Gentleman’s Quarterly Magazine, more simply known as GQ, is an institution. Having steered the American – and increasingly international – male fashion consciousness for 87 years, it has broken major stories, made Hollywood careers, and set the tone for looking good in a western society. Truly, GQ is a storied...