While treating your date to a meal out at one of the fanciest restaurants in town may be wonderful, there is nothing more romantic than a home-cooked dinner date. Turn up the heat in the kitchen and provide an intimate experience that is sure to impress, as you show off your skills over the stove. However, mac and cheese and some burgers on the barbeque isn’t going to cut it this time. If you are planning to woo with a dinner date at home, then you need to look at some classy recipes.
There are few things as attractive as a man that knows how to cook well. It shows both that he’s willing to break away from the norm of what a man is “meant” to be, as well as being a clear indication that he knows how to take care of himself.
Many people know how to make basic meals, such as pasta, but it can take a few years of practice to refine the process, to know which herbs and spices are best in which dishes, and how best to ensure that meals are always tasty.
When we were younger, many of us overindulged (and paid the price many times over…) in wine because it was a novel thing to do. And the cheaper the wine was, the better because we could afford more of it!
Traditionally, men’s wear has been quite staid with not a lot of variety being offered. For corporate wear, the only real choice that a man has with the colour of his shoes, suit, and tie. Men have a bit more choice when it comes to casual wear however, unfortunately, many do not are inventive with what they wear on the weekends and in the evenings as they are not used to experimenting with outfits as women are.
Kitting out your own kitchen in your own home for the first time can be intimidating, especially if you have a limited budget. It’s a question of priorities, though. You don’t have to be rich to entertain friends or dates in gentlemanly style, you just need some versatile basics. Here is a list of essential kitchen appliances and utensils for the entertainer:
The phrase “boys don’t cry” is a thing of the past. Unfortunately, it’s so ingrained in some of us that it’s difficult to move beyond the thought and to openly express your emotions. For too many men, expressing feelings is seen as a weakness. That fear of being open and vulnerable is what we have to let go of or risk being unable to properly connect with anyone.
Landing a date can be a challenge. But once you’ve managed to charm the lady, and have secured a time and place, the real challenge begins; deciding on what to wear.
If you look at yourself in the mirror and are struck by a sense of shame and embarrassment, then it is probably time to make a few changes. Yes, there is working out, getting a haircut, and brushing your teeth, but there is also something else just as important; finding a personal style.
The climate crisis is upon us, and people are working hard to develop innovative new solutions to this pervasive issue. One of the best movements aiming to reduce your waste and make your life more eco-friendly is the zero waste movement.
The only way we can put an end to toxic masculinity is by taking action against it in the present moment and bringing up girls and boys the same way.