The big yellow buses are transporting our children over hill and dale to learn the most they can. For some of us Modern Men – our kids are beyond the yellow bus and currently in college. Or we have friends. Or cousins. Or amazing nieces!!! (Psst, my niece is amazing!) I spoke with our friends over at ThinkGeek about some ideas for sending in a … Continue reading Send a Back to School Care Package with the Modern Men and ThinkGeek
Mat recently branched off from the usual “Top 10” lists on social media and did his own thing. And it was riveting! Now, Jon, myself and Disney Dad Rob all have a lot of ties to performing – but I’ve never seen anyone embody the passion for the work, more than Mat does. Every second of the work he puts in means something to him. … Continue reading Modern Man 10 Day Memory Challenge – The Play’s The Thing
Robby went to visit his friend Walt – but in California?!? Robby K left the comfort zone of Disney World in Orlando and took the family to Disneyland in California! 🎥 In Part 1 of his adventure he shares his #DisneyDadsDozen Tips & Facts about Disneyland as compared to the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World . Continue reading Modern Man’s Disney Dad’s Dozen – Disneyland vs Walt Disney World
Recently the news has been filled with large corporations and restaurant chains saying they’re ditching single-use plastic straws and going for alternatives. Disney World had this to say in a July 26, 2018 statement: By mid-2019, The Walt Disney Company will eliminate single-use plastic straws and plastic stirrers at all owned and operated locations across the globe, amounting to a reduction of more than 175 … Continue reading Little Changes to Save The Earth – Bye Bye Plastic Straws!
As Billy Crystal used to say on Saturday Night Live, back in the day, “It’s better to look good than to feel good.” How does the Modern Man find time to look good beyond a shower and a disposable razor shave? We have family. We have jobs. We have homes to care for and then all the little things that fill every moment between those … Continue reading A Modern Man Success Story – Christian Iannucci – Doorbell Barbers
Recently, I’ve noticed that all the shows my kids watch have catchy theme songs. Too catchy if you ask me .. as I sing Daniel Tiger here in my office. But our shows? The shows we watch – nothing. No lyrics. Nothing to sing along to. But, you take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have the facts … Continue reading New Video – Top 10 Favorite TV Theme Songs
When you stop and think about all the skills you need to be a “GOOD” father, it’s never-ending. There are no manuals and kids don’t come with handy Ikea-like instruction guides. You must have some things deep inside you that come out at the right time. I was thinking about this ‘particular set of skills’ and where some of those came from. The more I … Continue reading How Being A High School Geek Helped Me Be A Good Dad