Hey Mikey- “Northern Trees Bear Strange Fruit”
Hey Mikey, I’m having a serious issue with my son. He got suspended from school for calling one of his classmates a monkey and then writing on his locker that “Hang all monkeys!” I am mortified by what he has been doing and I’m definitely grounding him for it.... Read more
Yum and Yum–Skillet Balsamic Mushrooms & Spinach!
I’ve fallen in love with mushrooms all over again! For the most part I don’t usually like the taste of mushrooms and haven’t since childhood, but my Skillet Balsamic Mushrooms and Spinach are the exception to my anti mushroom rule. Whenever I am not completely fond of the way... Read more
Hey Mikey- “How To Deal (Thank You Frankie J)”
Hey Mikey, I have to move to New York for a big opportunity. The problem is my girl just got into a really good pre-med program at Emory. Being a doctor is her dream and I can’t ask her to come with me. I certainly don’t wanna stay though... Read more
Glass Houses? Does Anyone Have The Perfect Relationship?
Three fictional characters have profoundly influenced me through my adolescent, and now adult,  life. The first being Batman, the second being Optimus Prime, and last, but certainly not least–the one and only–Carrie Bradshaw! Initially, like most teenage boys watching “Sex & The City,” I was in it for the “sex” and... Read more
No Meat Goodies! Three Wonder Foods for the Beginner Vegetarian!
Most people do not know that for nearly a month now I have been a practicing vegetarian. Why? You might ask. Skin and weight issues! At 31, my acne flared out of control leaving visible scars on my face and neck. Then I learned I gained twelve pounds over the... Read more
Hey Mikey- “Too Hard To Be Light-Skinned”
Hey Mikey, I’m not sure what the f***is going on lately, but the hate on light skinned dudes is real and HIGH! Just the other day this girl said she did not know how to take me because I “act too hard for a light skinned guy.” Like what... Read more
Kylie Minogue Speaks Out About Her Cancer
Singer Kylie Minogue was diagnosed with breast cancer back in 2005 and nine years after she was given the all-clear, has cited it as a reason that people like her, as it’s changed “the way people look at” her. When asked why she thinks she has managed to appeal to straight men,... Read more
Kristin’s Kravings: Thrive
“I want good drinks, fresh sushi, and amazing food!” were my exact words as I planned my birthday celebration. A few weeks ago I turned the BIG 3-0… Yes, Thirty years old and when it comes to celebrating my birthdays I am very particular about where I eat. For... Read more
Hey Mikey- “Prozac & Textbooks”
Hey Mikey, My life just got turned upside down. I recently found out my wife is bipolar. She was diagnosed this past week by our doctor.  Honestly, I thought she was just moody but now I see it for what it really is–a disease. For the most part, things... Read more