Recently, we mentioned some great ideas for spending your holiday gift cards on. Today I want to spotlight two items that our friends at ThinkGeek sent over for us to play with and do a bit of a review. Harry Potter AND Star Wars! Both of these are fun and are 100% worth dropping some gift card cash on! Harry Potter Hand-Controlled Candle ThinkGeek $19.99 … Continue reading Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – ThinkGeek Harry Potter & Star Wars Specials!
Happy New Year! I hope 2019 is ready to shower you all with good things! I also hope that the holiday season of 2018 showered you with goodies too! I got some great “toys” – a pneumatic nail gun, an Amazon Echo Dot and a gigantic LEGO set for Kylo Ren’s tie fighter. Also… gift cards. Raise your hands if, as folks in our 40s, … Continue reading Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – What To Spend Your Gift Cards On
My wife has suggested I try a new subscription service that specializes in great looking graphic t-shirts. She mentioned it before Christmas. Again, around my birthday and then again around Father’s Day. I was slow to take the hint. Like many of the Modern Men in our 40s, my t-shirt collection was a mishmash of shirts from over the past several (some 20+) years. Yankee … Continue reading Keith Signs Up For Wohven Subscription Service – A Review
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
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 a little kid, there was a stretch of I-95 in Connecticut that drove right by a giant Toys R Us. There you’d see the neon sign, with giant Geoffrey the Giraffe head rising above the roadway – a beacon to get us to go there. We never went. Frivolous shopping wasn’t something we did. Then, one day, my grandparents were in town and they … Continue reading Goodbye to Toys R Us – I’ll Always Be a Toys R Us Kid!