Author: HomeWetBar

Avid Football Fan. Gift Guru. Techie. Woodworker. Amateur Skydiver. Beer Brewer. Skier. Cocktail Mixologist.

Doomsday 2012 Party Planning Guide

5 Ways to Party Like it’s the End of the World (Because It Is) With December 21st, 2012 less than two weeks away, the coming apocalypse is just around the corner. In the words of an American scholar and poet, “It’s […] 

10 Hilarious Secret Santa Gifts

Looking for the perfect gift for your Secret Santa? Here are 10 hilarious gift ideas all under $40. 1. Boozie Bear Flask It’s a flask…but it looks like a gummie bear! No more boring trips to the zoo. Now you […] 

Choosing The Best Wine Aerator

They say what you don’t know can’t hurt you, and while popping open a bottle of your favorite red wine five minutes before you drink it won’t hurt you (that is, unless you nail yourself in the eye with the […] 

The History of a Pumpkin: Decor, Dessert & Drinks

pumpkin: noun–a large, edible, orange-yellow fruit borne by a coarse vine. Of the gourd family. It’s hot. The air conditioner blows day and night, and you still can’t stop sweating. And then, in one gust, fall blows in with changing […] 

Geek-Out: Host a Geeky Party to Celebrate National Comic Book Day

Halloween will be here before you know it, but you can start celebrating even earlier, because National Comic Book Day is on September 25. What better way to try out a costume and practice your decorating skills than throw a […] 

Don’t Forget These 9 Must-Have Tailgating Basics

School’s back in session, which means it’s time to get back to the basics. And what’s more basic than tailgating at a football game in the fall? We say nothing. Tailgating takes place all across the country for sports fans […] 

29 Essential Things Every Man Should Know

So how do you stack up? In this list we’ve compiled 29 things every man should know how to do (but in many cases, doesn’t). Ready to get started? Then let’s roll… #1. Throw a punch. God forbid you ever […] 

Host a White-Out Labor Day Party with These 4 Tips

With the first day of school comes the realization that summer is officially over. But before the leaves change colors and you pull out your sweatshirts and jeans, celebrate by hosting a Labor Day party. Just follow the 4 Ds—dress, […] 

3 South American Wine Regions To Visit Before You Die

Mention “fine wine regions” to most people and you’ll get a few responses… Bordeaux, Napa, Burgundy, etc. But what about South America? While aficionados have been “in the know” for years now, regular wine drinkers – the types who don’t […] 

5 Steps Pro Chefs Use to Grill The Perfect Steak

Grilling a perfect steak – the kind your neighbors wish they could – is all about basics. As you’ll soon see, “less is more” really applies to your summer grill. This post examines five simple steps professional chefs use to […]