10 Reasons Why Steve Martin is so Hilarious

Steve Martin is hilarious.   That is all there is to it.  It probably has something to do with the fact that he is 100% completely comfortable being the but of the joke and at the same time the smartest person in the room.  From the Jerk to L.A. Story to Parenthood to Shopgirl he never fails to make us laugh.  Here are 10 of his best moments of all time.


Because he’s the every man . . . a jerk.


Because he brings a trident to dinner.


Because he’s the dentist.


Because those aren’t pillows


Because he’s wild and crazy


Because he’s not afraid to take on big business.


Because he’s the best movie dad ever.


Because he’s easy to shock.


Because he’s the best dancer.


Because he deserves it.


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Bourbon Thoughts: I.W. Harper Kentucky Straight Bourbon

September 10th marks the 10th anniversary of National Bourbon Heritage Month, passed by the U.S. Senate in 2007.  Commemorate the day with your favorite pour or do what we did and try something new – I.W. Harper.

The nose is rich with caramelized fruits and vanilla.  The taste is not as rich as the aroma with spice and some raw alcohol notes taking over the sweetness.  The finish is a lit thin but it is a nice balance overall.

For more Stitzel-Weller products check out my review of Bulleit Bourbon Barrel Strength.

*This product was provided to Brostrick as a sample but that in no way affected this review in any way.

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Top 49 Christmas Gifts for Men This 2017 Holiday Season

Best Christmas Gifts for Husband 2017 - Top Presents for Him 2018 for Xmas

…because we’re all in need of gift ideas this holiday season. How is it already that time of year?  It doesn’t always have to only be ties and gloves for the holidays so browse our picks and gather some great Christmas gift ideas for all the great men in your life.  If you have a husband, brother, boyfriend, son, father, cousin, grandfather, grandson, uncle or dog to shop for, we’re pretty sure we’ve got you covered.  Shop our choices for the best men’s Christmas gift ideas!

For the Fitness Guy:   New Fitbit Alta Fitness Tracker –  Buy It Here For $ 129

NEw Fit Bit Alta Tech gifts 2017 - 2018


Because now he can track workouts, heart rate, distance, calories burned, floors climbed, active minutes and steps. Plus, monitor how long and how well you’ve been sleeping (YES!) and can even receive texts and calls at a glance when you’re on the move. Oh, and did we mention it’s water resistant?!

Related:  50+ More of the Coolest Tech Gadgets for 2017

Buy Here: $ 129

For the Groomer: Birchbox for Men of the...

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The Best Wine Refrigerators for Every Oenophile

The Best Wine Fridge

Even if you are going to make a modest investment in wine to have a few bottles of good wine on hand when friends and family come over; it probably makes sense to also invest in a wine refrigerator.  A good way to store both red and white wines; a wine refrigerator will keep most wine at the perfect temperature, enabling you to store your wines for years without worry.

1. Ivation 18 Bottle Red And White Wine Cooler – Counter Top Wine Cellar – Buy It Here For $ 160

Ivation Wine Refrigerator

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The Cool Stuff:

  • Small enough to fit on your countertop.
  • Perfect humidity and temperature control.
  • Super quiet design with no vibrations.

2. Wine Enthusiast Silent 18 Bottle Dual Zone Wine Cooler – Buy It Here For $ 225

Wine Enthusiast wine cooler

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The Cool Stuff:

  • 18-bottle capacity – Two zones: top holds 10 bottles, bottom holds 8.
  • Top zone adjustable temperature range of 54-66°F.
  • Bottom Zone adjustable temperature range of 46-66°F.

3. Whynter 28 Bottle Wine Cooler with Lock – Buy It Here For $ 185

Whytner Wine Fridge

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The Cool Stu...

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The Best Stand Mixers that Every Baker Needs

The Best Stand Mixers

If I listened to my mother this would be an entire list of KitchenAid stand mixers of different sizes and colors.  I remember what a huge, expensive purchase it was for her and how she knew that she would have it for 20 years.  More than 30 years later it still sits on her counter today.  While I have a soft spot for KitchenAid, there are a lot of good choices for stand mixers our there so here is a list of some of our favorites.

1.  KitchenAid 5 qt. Matte Black – Artisan Series Stand Mixer – Buy It Here For $ 345

KitchenAid Stand Mixer Matte Black

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The Cool Stuff:

  • Matte Black – need we say more?
  • 10 Speeds.
  • The head tilts back for easy access of the bowl.
  • Numerous attachments can be purchased so this can make pasta or grind meat for you!

2.  Breville 5 qt. – Scraper Mixer Pro – Buy It Here For $ 270

Breville Stand Mixer

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The Cool Stuff:

  • 12 Speed – electronic control.
  • Lift assist for tilting the mixer head back.
  • 10 minute mixing with auto shut-off.

3. Hamilton Beach 63220 Eclectrics All-Metal 12-Speed Stand M...

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11 Must-Have Wedding Gifts in 2017 for the Bride(s) and Groom(s)

It’s officially wedding season.  I mean, is it ever not wedding season?!  Sure you can give cash and, truth be told, most of us do, but in a sea of impersonal wedding checks the happy couple will be elated to actually open something up after the wedding.  Plus, when you buy online you can just directly ship to their home and walk into the wedding stress-free.  Shop our picks of the 10 the best selling wedding gifts and ideas of 2017
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22 Best Anniversary Gifts for Him & Her They’ll Love

We’re always running out of ideas on what to gift the one you love when it’s anniversary time.  We’ve rounded up some of the best anniversary gift ideas for him, for her, and for couples that they’ll love, appreciate and be impressed by.  From fashion, beauty, technology and home decor we’ve got your special day covered.  
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