“In the car I just can’t wait, to pick you up on our very first date” – Blink 182

Given a recent article i had to write about what to wear for a first date,I thought it would be interesting to also share it online here. A word of advice though gentleman, the dating game has changed dramatically and to remain competitive you need to up the ante. One of the fatal traps you … Continue reading

“Just the tip?” – Archer

Ok guys, this week I’ll be trying to convey all the little rules and tips I have come across in my years of upgrading my style. Bear in mind, this is not a definitive list, merely some little tricks I feel will boost your style up a notch and go from sloppy to stylish. Think of it … Continue reading

“But when you’re gone I grow colder, Come to me again in The Cold Cold Night” – The White Stripes

With the arrival of Autumn, and Winter on it’s heels, it is important to upgrade your personal style to accommodate the rapidly changing weather that comes with it. There are a few choice investments that can help take the chill out of the weather which every male should include in their wardrobe. The first option … Continue reading

“And as long as I got my suit and tie, I’ma leave it all on the floor tonight, And you got fixed up to the nines” – Justin Timerlake

(Photo: http://tinyurl.com/nvrepo8)  So after a long hiatus I’m back. I’ve had a lot of stuff on my plate recently and my mind has been all over the place so the thought of writing didn’t appeal to me. However, I always feel that helping people is the name of the game when it comes to this blog … Continue reading

“Summertime, And the livin’ is easy, Fish are jumpin’, And the cotton is high “- Nina Simone

Well we are well and truly in their midst of our annual five sunny days of summer here in Ireland so i thought what better way to appreciate it than sit out in my back garden soaking up the rays with a few beers and a new blog post about the glorious weather. Unsure what to do … Continue reading

If I ever found a pot of gold, I’d buy bottles untold of the nectar of the vines” – The Cat Empire

(Photo:http://tinyurl.com/kwq2tzy) Sorry about the delay but have been busy the last month or so!! To make it up to ye lovely people, I’ve decided to add a bumper post about some of the info I learned in my fancy pants wine course (which i passed with merit *brushes dirt of my shoulder*).  The next few … Continue reading

“I pretty much try to stay in a constant state of confusion just because of the expression it leaves on my face.” – Johnny Depp

(Photo: http://tinyurl.com/bldpru8) We are half way through the body language series (a link to part one and two) and this week, it’s on facial expressions.  More than body language and head movements, facial expressions are one of the key areas when it comes to the study of body language. Our facial expressions give us a glimpse … Continue reading

“So sad the girl I had, Lost her head and it went bad, Blue her two eyes they were dead” – Mark Lanegan

(Photo: http://tinyurl.com/clunhs4)  Ok guys, we’re back with part deux of the body language series and this part is concerned with the head and its movements and motion. There are a number of different head positions and movements that can inform you as to how the other person is feeling and what they re thinking. These include; … Continue reading

“Our bodies are apt to be our autobiographies.” – Frank Gillette Burgess

(Photo:  http://tinyurl.com/b99ke6m)  Body language is the language of gestures and postures. Studies of body language analyze the emotions transmitted through movement, such as facial expressions and the movement of your eyes, hands, legs, feet, and the body. These studies show us how the body language of a person can reveal to us his or her state … Continue reading

” I’m Gonna Show You How Great I Am! ” – Muhammad Ali

(Photo:  http://tinyurl.com/bylmp74)  I was thinking of what are to cover next on this blog that would be helpful in the spread of idea’s and inspiration. I have been toying with the idea of trying to upgrade this blog into something more, a website or multi-author blog, with people contributing their ideas and skills in the … Continue reading