Hey gang! It’s been WAY too long since I’ve checked in with you all here on the blog. We were really concentrating our efforts on our ‘brother’ site: DADventureDisney. While focusing on the Mouse, I was doing a lot of soul-searching with the direction of ModernMan. Our original vision of being a community for men in their 40s, sharing stories and tips about every day … Continue reading Re-Focusing the Mind of the Modern Man
I’ve been listening to the soundtrack of The Greatest Showman every day lately cause my kids are HOOKED on singing along in the car. Today the song This Is Me came on, after I dropped them off, and I sat and listened as I drove to work. I am brave, I am bruised I am who I’m meant to be, this is me Look out … Continue reading This Is Me…
I’ve been staring at my keyboard for hours, days, a week. Nothing is coming. I’m looking for some kind of motivation, and it’s like it’s hiding from me. Every step seems like I keep sinking deeper and deeper into the grittiness of this mental quicksand. I don’t share this with you to whine, or look for sympathy… it’s just that I promised I’d share with … Continue reading I’m Stuck In Quicksand. I Don’t Know What To Create.
Asking for help is never an easy thing to do. For the Modern Man, the younger man and the older man too. There’s something inside us that disconnects when it’s time to ask for help. It’s especially difficult when you’re asking people to give of themselves for you. Maybe it’s a level of embarrassment. Maybe it’s a fear of being let down or not wanting … Continue reading Modern Man Month of Support – Can You Help? UPDATED WITH PODCAST LINK
Ok, it’s been almost a YEAR since you’ve heard from us in your podcast inbox. Sorry about that. Hopefully you’ve been following our adventures on the blog, Instagram and our YouTube Channel. But yes, we’ve been neglecting our podcasting duties. Not because we gave up on the format, but because we were all focused on other stuff. Hell, we even did a podcast episode about … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 7 – Dusting Off Your Podcast Inbox
“We few, we happy few, we band of brothers” – Shakespeare The cliche “It takes a village” is cringe-worthy to hear. It’s so over used, and every new parent gets a chill up their spine every time it’s uttered. However, the sentiment is true. If you fight hard enough for something, it’s a battle made easier with good people standing beside you. Hopefully, your family … Continue reading Get By With A Little Help From My Friends