Articles by: Michael Ryan
Michael is a full-time musician and freelance writer residing in Morrison, Colorado. He enjoys downhill skiing, traveling and attempting to play golf. He excels in the sport of extreme napping so if you must call, make it after noon.

by / on July 10, 2015 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

6 Things to Worry About on a Cruise

The whole idea is to leave your worries behind. While that is true, when on a cruise ship there are a few worries, or concerns you should be ready for. Getting There For those of us who don’t reside in […]

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by / on June 24, 2015 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Beach Therapy: The Art of Unwinding

Unwinding on the beach may look easy enough but some of us do take it seriously. No, it may not be rocket science, but there is an art to it. Where You Go Public beaches, at least any that are […]

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by / on June 3, 2015 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Resort Reviews: Who to Believe, What to Believe, and When to Believe

If you want to book a beach resort, or any room anywhere for that matter, you can find reviews online. They are very informative but in a subjective sort of way. The questions you need to ask when reading them […]

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by / on April 6, 2015 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Sharing a Condo With Friends on Vacation

You found the perfect condo; right on the beach and reasonable too. Problem is, you only need one bedroom and it comes with three. Well, why not invite some friends? I’ll tell you why. Who is Responsible? You are. If […]

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by / on March 6, 2015 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

6 Handy Beach Gadgets

So you have your spot picked out and your blanket ready to spread out. Let’s see, now what did you forget? Here are 7 items that make your day at the beach, well, a day at the beach. Bubba Kegs […]

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by / on February 23, 2015 at 5:00 am / in Around the House

How to Decorate a Man Cave

How do you decorate a Man cave? You do it in manly colors, with manly things, in a manly way. Then why do I have flowers on my window sill? It’s My Man Cave and She Knows What I like […]

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by / on January 7, 2015 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

Why Men Should Wear More Hats

I’m really not sure who looks cooler: Humphrey Bogart and Indiana Jones in their fedoras or John Wayne and Clint Eastwood in their cowboy hats; but you have to admit, those guys had style. Nowadays guys wear ball caps everywhere […]

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by / on December 10, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Snorkeling Excursions: There’s More to Them Than Just Snorkeling

Sure you strap on the fins and the mask, jump in the water right away, and marvel at all the coral and creatures—but as the old adage goes, “Getting there is half the fun.” Several Ways to Get There There […]

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by / on December 5, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Around the House

His and Hers Cooking

There’s corn starch and corn meal, baking powder and baking soda, white vinegar and wine vinegar, it all gets so confusing. Supper time is a whole lot easier when it starts with Hamburger Helper. From Scratch When she cooks, she […]

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by / on November 20, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Around the House

Thanksgiving with the Relatives

That time of year is fast approaching when the whole family sits down to a nice, friendly meal to catch up on each other’s lives, reaffirm our strong family bonds and to give thanks for everything we have. That’s not […]

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