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!