East Dane – The Gin Joint Giveaway


We received compensation to facilitate this giveaway. All opinions are strictly our own. I find a certain confidence that comes from the RIGHT clothes. I know it helps me a bunch (yeah that’s right men do the retail therapy thing too) to shop when I need a lift.  One of my favorite places to shop […]

I’ve got a #FloridaWish


This post has been sponsored by Marriott’s #FloridaWish campaign. All opinions are strictly my own. I’ve got the itch to get out of town…living in Central Florida, and being able to get away in South Florida is an amazing treat!  I moved here because it seemed like a vacation every day, but unfortunately with work…I […]

Lincoln MKC trip

Ben polo Lincoln MKC

I love being treated like a VIP and a few weeks ago I went to Santa Barbra with Lincoln for the debut of the MKC and was treated like a celebrity.  I know that a lot of the time I come off as gruff, I play rugby, like doing manly, things and I drink barrels […]

Last minute Father’s Day gifts #1

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Once again The Gin Joint brings the best of Father’s Day to Champagne Living’s readers. With so many of us running out the night before for those last minute gifts, here are a few on our MUST GET list that will impress dad! Father’s day is a wicked tough day to buy a gift for.  […]

A spin in the Lexus ISF

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I’ve been stuck in the Jeep a bit too long again and I needed some speed!  Last year I got to drive the Lexus IS 250 and the IS 350, and now I finally get to try out the IS F.  For weeks before I got this ride I was glowing with excitement.  I need […]

Video Games and the Man

Man in living room playing videogames smiling

I’ve grown up with video games.  I remember going to Toys-r-Us and picking up the original Legend Of Zelda. I remember bringing my original NES to a yard sale with all the games and then selling it all so I could afford a Super Nintendo. I remember how many hours I logged into Final Fantasy […]