10 Ideas for Valentine’s Day

For most women, Valentine’s Day is a big deal, so whatever you have planned for February 14th this year, be sure to make it memorable. It doesn’t have to cost a fortune or be especially elaborate, but making her feel special is essential. No matter what you’re planning for Valentine’s Day, we suggest that cocktails be a big part, here…

Secret Mediterranean Hideaway

Voïdokiliá, Greece As hordes of tourists pass through the chaos of Athens on their way to yet another well-traveled Greek isle, a nearly empty cove of towering volcanic rock cliffs and diamond-clear waters, surrounded by crumbling ancient and medieval ruins, is just a three-hour drive west. It’s called Voïdokiliá, meaning “ox belly,” and for years this part of the Messinian…

Coffee affects your hormones

Throughout its long history, coffee has endured both accolades and opposition. Over the ages, some of the world’s greatest composers, thinkers and statesmen have extolled coffee’s virtues, while others have denounced it as a poisonous, mind-corrupting drug. Coffee has been praised by certain religions and prohibited by others. Some governments have subsidized coffee crops; others have imposed steep taxes and…