A Modern Man Story Podcast – Closer I Am To Fine

We’ve decided to change up direction a bit here at Mind of Modern Man and get back to our roots of simple storytelling. We told you all, this site would be about a guy in his 40s, living life, and telling the story. So – we’re going to flesh that out for you. We’ll still post about some of our favorite pop culture things, great … Continue reading A Modern Man Story Podcast – Closer I Am To Fine

Knowing What You Don’t Know – Impressive Skills I Don’t Have!

A lot of these kinds of websites spout off about all the things we do well. Sharing tips, tricks and more. Modern Man is no different. We want to help. However, I also feel it’s important to admit when we don’t do things well. Maybe by putting it out in the universe we can help ourselves, or get tips in from great resources, too. This … Continue reading Knowing What You Don’t Know – Impressive Skills I Don’t Have!

Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 5 – Keeping Old Friends

The Mind of the Modern Man Podcast Episode Five Keeping Old Friends In Episode 5, Mat and KP talk about how the Modern Man in his 40s stays in touch with their friends โ€“ or at least tries to. Not just Facebook contact, but real, true friendship. The guys share personal stories, open up and talk very honestly about the hardship of seeing old friends … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 5 – Keeping Old Friends

What We Have Here Is A Failure To Communicate

My daughter is about to turn one and a half. Sheโ€™s grown into such an interesting and funny little girl. But I still have such a hard time communicating with her. She gets what Iโ€™m saying โ€“ but itโ€™s the relaying info back to me where we get caught up. She knows if she says the word loud enough and points, Iโ€™ll get it. If … Continue reading What We Have Here Is A Failure To Communicate

Mind of the Modern Man – Episode 2 – Finding Time

The Mind of the Modern Man Podcast Episode Two Finding Time In episode 2, KP and Jon chat about finding time for your passions that don’t necessarily involve work or family. Music, theater, sports, even watching TV… How does the Modern Man in his 40s carve out time for these parts of his life? Have a listen and let us know, in the comments below, … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man – Episode 2 – Finding Time

Life moves pretty fast. If you donโ€™t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it.

Many of the parenting lessons I have to share come not from me knowing the right answers, but rather, by me falling down on the job. One of these issues while learning to be a Dad to my kids, was escaping the world of my iPhone. As Iโ€™ve mentioned before, I was single a LONG time. I got married at 38 โ€“ thatโ€™s a long … Continue reading Life moves pretty fast. If you donโ€™t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it.

The Closer I Am To Fine

โ€œThere’s more than one answer to these questions Pointing me in a crooked line And the less I seek my source for some definitive The closer I am to fineโ€ -Indigo Girls We hear it all the timeโ€ฆ โ€œIโ€™m fineโ€. โ€œNo, itโ€™s fineโ€. Look up โ€œfineโ€ in the dictionary and there are over 10 different definitions. Itโ€™s a noun, a verb and an adjective. Four … Continue reading The Closer I Am To Fine