When we had our first kid, it was time to start taking care of myself a little better. That meant that it was time to get an annual physical. Being in my 40s made it even more important. I hated doctors. They would take my blood pressure, temperature and bang my knee with a rubber hammer. Then, just as it would be seemingly over, I’d … Continue reading Getting (a) Physical – The Battle of the Bulge Begins
“You learn something new every day.” Time for this week’s installment of things that I learned. Let’s get to sharing! Getting Older Means Caring Less About Looking Cool I’ve always worn Nikes. ALWAYS! Needed sneakers – BOOM – Nikes. The same size for year and years. However, it was pointed out to me that as I was talking a walk with the family, that my … Continue reading What Did I Learn This Week? – #4 – February 19, 2018
You’re at a party, having a great time, feeling no pain. Then – blammo – that tortilla chip flips the wrong way and the roof of your mouth is ripped apart in a small silent agony. You try to play through. Some more sips of your beer, a little potato chip action with some soothing French onion dip – and you’re feeling better. Then, without … Continue reading When Chips Cut The Roof Of Your Mouth… And Other Annoying Pains
GUIDE #3: STYLE & GROOMING The Modern Man likes to look good – and feel good too! In our 40s, it’s not as easy as it used to be. Here are 8 presents that will keep your Modern Man looking and feeling good too. Mad Viking Beard Co.’s Beard Balm madvikingbeard.com $16.99 Beards used to be thought of what a man grew because he was … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man 2017 Holiday Gift Guide – Style & Grooming
I’m recently on the other side of the most recent head cold to sweep through my little family. Across the country, Jon is just starting to embark on his own family head cold. Between tissue usage and trips to the juice aisle in the grocery store, I’ve been keeping note on what tips and tricks I’ve amassed over time to help me battle the cold … Continue reading Top 10 Tips: How a Modern Man Fights a Cold
With all the talking we did yesterday about Dollar Shave Club, I started thinking about the mishaps that happen in shaving. Since Mind of the Modern Man is a safe place to talk like a guy – I’m going to share some of the worst shaving issues I’ve encountered. It’s ok, I made it through to the other side, and I know I’m not alone! … Continue reading Now THAT Was A Close Shave
The amazing people at Dollar Shave Club sent all three of us boxes containing their entire Wanderer product line. They sent us the products free-of-charge and allowed us to use the products and report back, stating our true opinions. Dollar Shave Club sent us: Hydrating Sage & Black Pepper Shampoo and the matching Conditioner, Mint and Cedarwood Body Wash, Citrus Hawaiian Ginger Daily Face Cleanser, … Continue reading The Modern Men Try Dollar Shave Club!