Steven John

Steven John

Steven John is a writer and journalist living just outside New York City, by way of 12 years in Los Angeles, by way of growing up in D.C. (Also there was that stint in Boston.) He can occasionally be found climbing mountains, is sometimes spotted in a canoe, and is most often found home with his wife, son, and as of March 2018, daughter. His writing can be found spread across the web and his novels can be found here: www.StevenJohnBooks.com
Articles
Outdoors

Tuesday Cycles is Cruising Around with the Best Cruiser Bike

Tuesday Cycles makes some of the best cruiser bikes.
Food & Drink

A Brief History of Bourbon

The history of bourbon? Well, it's actually a murky tale.
Food & Drink

How to Winterize Your Grill and Make it Last

Get this done before the temperatures drop.
Grooming

Pamper Yourself in the Manliest Manner with Grooming Lounge

"It was the 'Our Best Smeller' that left the biggest impression."
Fashion & Style

Kapten & Son Watches: Simplify, Simplify

Is it time for a new watch?
Living

Seasonal Home Maintenance Checklist: How to Keep Your Property Pristine Year-Round

Follow our lead and keep your home looking and functioning fine in any season.
Culture

Workout While You Work: Easy Desk Exercises to Try on the Job

Just because you're stuck at desk all day doesn't mean fitness is off the table.
Grooming

Life Skills 101: How to Clean those Manly Hands

If your manly hands are mighty dirty and regular soap and water just aren't working, it's time you tried some special cleaning tactics customized to the mess at hand
Outdoors

With the Zippo Mag Strike, You Are the Firestarter

Are you ready to make fire in the bush?
Food & Drink

High Brew Coffee Review: Flavor for the Road

Here's a little thought experiment for you that helps illustrate the power of suggestion. First, imagine you pour a glass of ice cold Coca-Cola and set it down on the kitchen counter. Next, you pour a mug of piping hot, fresh coffee and set…
Travel

Lost and Found 2.0: GPS Tracking Devices for the Modern Man

Never lose your luggage (or car) (or keys) again.
Auto

On the Track at the IMSA Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock, Connecticut

You can hear the whine of the engines from several miles away.
Outdoors

Toad & Co Debug Solaer Hoodie – Fashionable Clothing That Insects Hate

The Toad & Co Debug Solaer Hoodie is designed to block UV rays, repel insects, and to keep you cool and comfortable.
Auto

A Brief But Passionate Affair with the Ferrari 488 Spider

"By day two, I was smiling and waving and had stopped calling back things like: 'Oh, it's just a loaner for the weekend!'"
Living

How To Open A Beer Bottle Without an Opener

After all, it's actually surprisingly easy.
Culture

An Insider’s Guide to Enjoying Disney World as an Adult

It's easy to enjoy Disney World as an adult; all you need is the right attitude and a bit of insider information.
Outdoors

Klymit Sleeping Pads Review – Comfort In the Field

You can pretty much just throw every other sleeping pad away.
Outdoors

SOG Sync Multitools: Handy Hardware at the Ready

Remember back in the day when pulling out your multitool entailed the multi-step process of reaching to the side or back of your belt, opening a pouch sealed with velcro or a snap, and then finally pulling the actual tool out so you could…
Outdoors

Pelican SC24 Elite Soft Cooler – The Ultimate Camping and Canoeing Cooler

Well-made enough to endure the rigors of the campsite or the canoe trip.
Music

VIZIO SmartCast Crave Go Speaker: The Wireless Speaker with Sonic Power Aplenty

Crave Go maintains the type of sonic fidelity that audiophiles will appreciate
Culture

The Long and Explosive History of Fireworks

From ancient China to the Post-Revolution United States, fireworks have certainly left their mark.
Trekking

Be a True Patriot and Do Some 4th of July Camping this Year

Camping out is a great way to have a great time that's both memorable and affordable, and with a bit of planning, it can be a uniquely American experience, too.