The Ultimate Swingin’ Playlist

swingin' songs of the rat pack playlist

There are those evenings where the mood allows you to step back in time and set the tone for an era when singers like Sinatra, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett and others set the standard for saloon or torch songs that never go out of style. What's a 'saloon song'? Well, take

Tips for wearing a suit without a tie

Formal wear is evolving. Although there is a segment of men that are going back to the suit and tie, there is still a substantial number of workplaces and social settings where a tie stands out as the anomaly. Leaving the tie at home when you put on a nice two

The Perfect Recipe for a Manhattan

manhattan cocktail recipe

A lot of classic and certainly newer cocktails require a loaded bar with a variety of ingredients. However, you likely already have all of the ingredients needed for classic Manhattan on hand. With just three ingredients and one garnish, you can serve a cocktail staple that's very easy to make

The Essential Guide to Style in Your 40’s

The Essential Guide to Style in Your 40's

An essential guide to style A man's style evolves over the years, reflecting his age, status and the multiple roles he plays at a given time of his life. Your style can be influenced by your job, relationship status, family and more, projecting your identity to others and the way you

Etiquette tips for the gym

It's the time of year where men are focused on getting back in shape. Whether you're a seasoned gym rat or have just purchased your first membership, there's an etiquette that goes with sharing the same equipment, showers and space with sweaty strangers. The important thing when belonging to a gym

The Skin Survival Guide For Winter

The Skin Survival Guide For Winter

Winter can be a tough time time of year, especially if you live in a climate where wind and below freezing temperatures are the norm of the season. On top of that, winter can wreak havoc on your skin - your face in particular. The low temperatures, humidity and the

Must-Have Essentials for your Kitchen

kitchen essentials

Whether you're an avid chef or just a guy that prepares the basics, the significant time you find yourself spending in the kitchen will be much more enjoyable and effective if you have the basic tools of the trade. This becomes even more important if you are cooking a special

Rent Frank Sinatra’s Classic Mid-Century Palm Springs Home

frank sinatra house twin palms

At the beginning of the 1950's, Frank Sinatra was soon to embark on the second act of his legendary career. After falling out of favour with teenagers with the coming of Elvis and rock n' roll, Sinatra was considered part of a bygone era. But he re-emerged in 1953 with the

The Best Albums of 2017

tops albums of 2017 photo

You're going to find this hard to believe, but the album is alive and well. Although they won't fall in your lap like before the era of streaming and playlists, the year saw a lot of great albums worth listening to from beginning to end. Here are five that we recommend.   Soul