Fun

From online dating and drones to board games and cooking, we cover many of your favorite fun activities all in one place so you can spend your time having fun versus researching it for hours.

Take A Tasting Adventure: Best Wine Clubs Reviews

Are you a wanna-be wine connoisseur? Or just tired of the limited selection at your local market? Wine is one of life’s great pleasures — and mysteries. How do winemakers transform grapes into such superb sipping sensations? If you’re a wine lover and want to explore beyond the normal retail offerings, you should consider joining a wine club. You might be amazed at the variety of tastes, aromas, grape types, growing regions, etc. that you can explore with a subscription to one the best wine clubs — not to mention the savings on elegant, premium wines you’ll enjoy as a wine club member. Read our best wine club reviews to see our top picks…

Read More »

Best iPhone Photo Apps To Up Your Photo Game

Person holding iphone taking photo (caption: Best iPhone Photo Apps)

iPhone owners can attest to the sheer number of apps that are available to perform just about every function possible. One of the more popular uses for the iPhone is its ability to take stunning photos. Currently there are hundreds of iPhone photo apps that enhance and edit photo, create collages, Photoshop effects, red eye removal, color adjustments and more. But with so many options to choose from, how do you know which is the best photo app for iPhone? Below you will find some of the more popular iPhone photography apps, a few of the best free photo editing apps and the basic functions and pricing for each. Ready to start snapping?

Read More »

What Is The Best Hoverboard? Powerboard vs Razor Hovertrax vs EPIKGO

Man on hoverboard (caption: Best Hoverboard)

Are your kids begging you for the latest “it” toy — a hoverboard? Today’s hoverboards aren’t the levitating skateboards you’ve seen Marty McFly ride in the film, Back to the Future II, but they’re still all the rage. The latest hoverboards resemble Segway foot pads and wheels, but you steer them from the body weight you place on the foot pads — and they don’t actually levitate off the ground.

Read More »

What Are Escape Rooms & Did We Escape?

Clues on table: What are Escape Rooms?

The Exploring Life’s Mysteries team has done multiple escape rooms. We quickly learned that these were not only addicting but a great way for us to bond as a team. In addition to team building, escape rooms also offer a great experiential activity for family fun, a friend hangout or even a first date…

Read More »

Nook vs Kindle: How do These eReaders Stack Up?

Person reading Kindle book (caption: Nook vs Kindle)

The Nook (created by Barnes & Noble) and Amazon’s Kindle are some of the most popular eReaders (also written as “e-reader”) on the market today. They allow you to take your entire library with you to read wherever you go (and some allow you to surf the web and more)! We’ve created a pricing and features comparison table with all of the Nooks and Kindles included. Then we go over each category in detail and what you should consider when making your buying decision…

Read More »

Best Humidor For Cigars by Type and Budget

Humidor and box of cigars

I returned home from a trip to Cuba in early 2017 with a bag full of Cuban Cigars. Since I only smoke them on special occasions (or give them as gifts), I wasn’t going to use them right away, so I put them in the pantry in a zip lock bag. That is, until I come to find out that doing so was big mistake. Why? Cigars need to be kept at a certain humidity level or else they’ll lose their flavor. What a waste it would be to let my precious cargo get spoiled! So, how do you keep them at a proper, consistent level of humidity? A Humidor. I did some research looking for humidors, and want to share my findings with fellow aspiring cigar aficionados. Read on to learn more about humidors, how they work, what to look for, and our top picks…

Read More »

Best Monthly Clothing Subscription: Wantable vs Stitch Fix vs DailyLook vs Gwynnie Bee vs Fabletics vs Trunk Club

Person holding package (caption: Best Monthly Clothing Subscription)

Want to keep up with current fashion trends but don’t have the time or patience to pound the pavement from store to store? Or maybe you just don’t know how to coordinate outfits, or even know what types of styles work best for your size and body type. Monthly clothing subscriptions can help you reach your fashion potential, and they’re booming these days. See our picks for where to find the types of clothing and accessories you’re looking for without doing much legwork…

Read More »

World’s Most Historic Movie Theaters

Old theater: World's Most Historic Movie Theaters

When you want to go to the movies now a days you typically have multiple multi-plexes to choose from. Whether it’s a nearby strip mall or the local mall, tens of thousands of people flock to the films every day of the week. But the silver screen experience wasn’t always that way. In the early 1900’s and better half of the nineteenth century entertainment was an exclusive and unique experience. Theater goers would get dressed up and wait in line to snag a seat to a Friday night showing of the latest flick. Similar to now, the venues themselves are a gathering place in city centers, but unlike today, back then their design was unique and reflected the era and the area in which they were built. If you want to take a step back in time taking a seat in a historic theater is a get a snapshot into history. Let’s visit some of the most iconic theaters around the world…

Read More »

Lily Drone Review: Capture Video Like Never Before

Lily Drone flying: Lily Drone Review

The Lily camera drone is quite possibly the coolest gadget we’ve seen this year and will most likely make most of our wish lists next year. This drone can take video of its user from several different angles by performing specific commands including follow, lead, slowmo, fly up, side and loop. One of the coolest features is that the Lily camera flies itself and there is no control required. So you can kayak, ski, run, etc. and Lily will follow your every move. Read more about the Lily drone in our Lily Drone Review…

Read More »