Monthly Archives: May 2018

  • What Do You Think?

    What Do You Think?

    Nightcap for May 31st, 2018APERTIF: “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” – Joseph Addison Winnie The Pooh Is Back I’m not sure if it’s just nostalgia or genuine enthusiasm, but I love that a lot of old, childhood movies are resurfacing in more ...
  • Odd Jobs

    Odd Jobs

    Nightcap for May 30th, 2018APERTIF: “All I can do is be me, whoever that is.” – Bob Dylan Doing Time “Serving time” can do three things to a person: it can turn you into a more proficient criminal, make you a shell of a human being, or force a “coming to ...
  • Creating A New Reality

    Creating A New Reality

    Nightcap for May 29th, 2018APERTIF: “There is always room at the top.” – Daniel Webster The Great Disconnect One of the most eye-opening conversations I ever had occurred maybe six months ago. It was a Friday night after a long week and I was having drinks with friends.We were ...
  • What Science Says About Sex Differences

    What Science Says About Sex Differences

    Nightcap for May 28th, 2018APERTIF: “Sweet mercy is nobility’s true badge.” – William Shakespeare Namaste and Nookie There is something rather seductive about the idea of “going off the grid.” As a society, we get so caught up in things being ...
  • The End Of The World

    The End Of The World

    Nightcap for May 25th, 2018APERTIF: “Love is only one of many passions.” – Samuel Johnson Video Games Gone Mobile Gone are the simple days of playing Tetris and Solitaire on your computer or phone. Hell, even Candy Crush appears to be reserved only for old people or those ...
  • Rebuilding Faith In Humanity

    Rebuilding Faith In Humanity

    Nightcap for May 24th, 2018APERTIF: “To me faith means not worrying.” – John Dewey Fear and Loathing In Loneliness On the surface, it would appear as though we are a society more connected than ever before.You can find potential suitors on countless dating websites. You can ...
  • Real-Life Horror Stories

    Real-Life Horror Stories

    Nightcap for May 23rd, 2018APERTIF: “It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference.” – Tom Brokaw Parenting Just Got Real You have to have a sense of humor when you have kids. You just have to. Don’t let the media and advertising fool you ...
  • Don’t Be Such A Drama Queen

    Don’t Be Such A Drama Queen

    Nightcap for May 22nd, 2018APERTIF: “In politics nothing is contemptible.” – Benjamin Disraeli Less Money, Mo’ Problems Real talk for a second.How many of ya’ll have a job that demands only 40 hours a week, offers decent benefits, didn’t make you go broke in ...
  • Determining Right From Wrong

    Determining Right From Wrong

    Nightcap for May 21st, 2018APERTIF: “My motto is: Contented with little, yet wishing for more.” – Charles Lamb The Hypocrisy of The Hippocratic Oath There are certain things in life that are incredibly complicated, creating a large gray area where it’s nearly impossible ...
  • Calling Mom

    Calling Mom

    Nightcap for May 18th, 2018APERTIF: “A good garden may have some weeds.” – Thomas Fuller Call Your Mom Once In Awhile With the beauty of caller ID, we know exactly who is calling at all times. This has allowed us to skirt phone conversations we really don’t want to have. ...