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In this section we explore the things that define Bodega Life. We bring you some of the best and brightest minds, sharing their knowledge and passion for the things they love. Sports, health, cars, finance and fashion are some of the lifestyle areas you’ll discover. Enjoy!

How to make a secret door/book case

Posted by on May 20, 2015

How to make a secret door/book case

Think how cool it would be if the entrance to your cigar room was hidden behind a secret book shelf.

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Preparing Your Humidor for Summer

Posted by on May 19, 2015

Preparing Your Humidor for Summer

With summer around the corner, it is important to take a few minutes to ensure your cigars are ready for these warmer months.

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Teambuilding – How to Form Your Team of Leaders in 5 Strategic Steps

Posted by on May 15, 2015

Teambuilding – How to Form Your Team of Leaders in 5 Strategic Steps

It has been almost fifteen years that I have been living, working, and dwelling in the realm of leadership development. At first, it is easy for every leader to accredit themselves for their personal and organizational victories. The reason I mention this is because I’ve been there.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hotel Mini-Bar

Posted by on May 14, 2015

The Rise and Fall of the Hotel Mini-Bar

It’s 2 AM. You’ve just returned to your hotel room after a night carousing on the town. The corner stores have long-since closed, and you’ve been left tipsy, alone, and in need of an after-hours morsel. And then, like some culinary apparition, it beckons you from the corner of the room: the hotel mini-bar.

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A Brief History of Gin—and 12 Kinds You Should Try

Posted by on May 13, 2015

A Brief History of Gin—and 12 Kinds You Should Try

No matter how sick you get, your doctor probably won’t prescribe a glass of gin. But that wasn’t always the case.

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10 Fancy Steak Rubs and Marinades That Go Beyond Salt and Pepper

Posted by on May 12, 2015

10 Fancy Steak Rubs and Marinades That Go Beyond Salt and Pepper

From herbs to citrus fruits to spices, there are countless ingredients we can toss into tasty steak rubs and marinades that go beyond plain salt and pepper (not that good ol’ New York style isn’t delicious as well).

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The American Sandwich: An Introduction

Posted by on May 11, 2015

The American Sandwich: An Introduction

Sandwiches like the sloppy Joe exist all across the United States — local heroes that defy easy categorization, from the expanse of Indiana’s deep-fried pork tenderloin sandwich to the crusty bite of Baltimore pit beef.

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Mother’s Day Flower Success: Order Here, Not There

Posted by on May 8, 2015

Mother’s Day Flower Success: Order Here, Not There

Buying a Mother’s Day bouquet can be a dicey proposition: Will what Mom gets look anything like what you ordered?

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11 Frugal Activities for Mother’s Day

Posted by on May 7, 2015

11 Frugal Activities for Mother’s Day

Moms can be celebrated with affordable family activities, as long as you handle the planning.

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All About Ash

Posted by on May 6, 2015

All About Ash

One of the most subtle arts of premium cigars is ashing. It can affect the cigar’s burn rate, draw and more.

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