Jeffrey James Keyes Author

Jeffrey James Keyes is a New York-based writer and photographer who grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has been interviewing notable members of the LGBTQ community and writing about wellness and same-sex marriage for Metrosource for many years. He recently teamed up with James Patterson to co-author the book Killer Chef for Hachette Books and Little, Brown and Company. His play "Uniforms," which was presented by the Samuel French OOB Festival in New York City, was adapted into a short film that has appeared at a variety of notable festivals.

10 Teas That Are Good for Weight Loss

Looking to shed a few pounds? Get ready to drink plenty of tea. Humans have been drinking tea since the days of emperor Shen Nung in China around 2737 B.C. In the recent book For...

Chicory and Coffee: The Civil War Embargo That Led to a Flavor Revolution

It’s known as one of NOLA’s distinctive flavors, but can chicory also be a key to good health? A trip to the legendary Cafe du Monde in New Orleans will have you craving...

Dirty Shower Head? Try This New Product from Shower Clear

What’s hiding in your shower head? Have you ever taken a moment to look up at your shower head and wonder what’s behind that stream of water? Unscrew it and you may be...

Purple Reign: Discover the Many Uses of Lavender

Where in the world can you find one of nature’s most vividly colorful plants, and how can you use it to do the most good once you’ve found it? Lavender, the distinct purple...

Wedding Destination or Best-Kept Secret? The Islands of Croatia Await

Croatia, one of the hottest countries for an off-beat, on-trend European vacation is the perfect spot for a destination wedding. Wedding planners have had their eye on picturesque...

A Tale of Two-Spirits: One on One with Performance Artist Ty Defoe

An artist offers ways to understand his ancient and often misunderstood queer identity, along with insights on why he travels the earth sharing stories. Interdisciplinary artist...

All at Sea about Where to Marry? Consider a Seafaring Wedding Cruise

Looking for a completely unforgettable venue? Take the idea of a beach wedding a step further and get married right on the water. This fall Celebrity Cruises...

Assaulted by Allergies? Salt Caves May Provide a Homeopathic Remedy

Some people are seeking relief from respiratory ailments by surrounding themselves with sodium. There’s something deeply relaxing about catching some shut-EYE on a comfy chair...

Wed in the World: Marriage Equality News from around the World

Bermuda changes its mind, while a wedding stirs controversy in India. Plus, bad news for a Florida schoolteacher, good news for one of our favorite celebs and more. Bermuda Less...

Getting the Best Reception: Bands Versus Deejays

Music plays a huge role at almost every reception. We’ve all been to weddings where grandma doing the “Electric Slide” with her new in-laws was a high point, but is that...

Destination Weddings: Try the Norman Rockwell Charm of New England

Dreaming about a wedding that captures the seaside spirit of New England? We decided to see what we could whip up in picturesque Newport, Rhode Island. With nine coastal...

Hangover Tips for the Morning after You Have Indulged

Don’t want everyone to know you stayed out past curfew? Take our advice for smooth sailing the morning after you have indulged. Before Bed Aim to drink 8 ounces of water for...