Lifestyle

Oh, what a life Michael continues to live. An Eagle Scout at an early age piqued his interest in the world and everything it has to offer. He began his broadcasting career as a QVC show host so he can tell you the pluses and minuses from jewelry to clothing, kitchenware to power tools, and certainly one of his favorite categories – grooming products.

Halloween TV segment – “Great Day Houston” (CBS)

Halloween TV segment – “Great Day Houston” (CBS)

Halloween has always been my favorite "holiday" because, well, FREE CANDY.  I got to have some fun with the Great Day Houston staff shooting this cold open for their annual spooky show. The talented Ralph Garcia did a great job of writing and directing this piece. I...

CES 2022: Make Me A Cocktail, Bev!

CES 2022: Make Me A Cocktail, Bev!

Nothing better than a finely mixed cocktail, right?  Well actually there is...when you don't have to tip the bartender.  Automatic cocktail making machines have been on the market for a few years. Similar to countertop, automatic coffeemakers (think Keurig), these...

VIDEO: Make The Most Of Your New Home Office

VIDEO: Make The Most Of Your New Home Office

If your couch and dining room table are strewn with laptops, work and school gear during this COVID-19 era, here are some ideas to make some extra room and dedicated space in your home. As seen on Great Day Houston (CBS). Desk - sevilleclassics.com Chair...

A Gift He Will Definitely Use Daily

I love me some subscription boxes.  From beer-of-the-month clubs to food services like Blue Apron, it is pretty cool to receive packages on a regular basis with things you need and sometimes don't need. Deodorant is something that falls into the former category. ...

Club Nomadic Almost Ready For It’s 3-Night Legacy

Club Nomadic Almost Ready For It’s 3-Night Legacy

The pop-up nightclub known as Club Nomadic went from a dirt lot near downtown Houston back in November to an almost-ready, sleek, techno venue that will host tens of thousands of Super Bowl-themed revelers.  The media got a sneak peek of the 64,000 square, 3 level...

WALLET TIPS:  Be Wise, Digitize!

WALLET TIPS: Be Wise, Digitize!

I still have a checkbook. Yes I know I’m the guy who preaches to get all aspects of your life on the digital train that continues to roll down the tracks of our busy lives. But I still have that stack of checks sitting in my office drawer just in case someone or some...

New Houston Showroom Opens For Online Custom-Made Suits

New Houston Showroom Opens For Online Custom-Made Suits

If a company sells custom-made suits online then why would they need physical stores?  I posed that question to Knot Standard co-founder John Ballay at the grand opening of their newest shop in Houston. Ballay is a University of Texas graduate which is reason enough...