Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 8 – I HATE Diets

I was the chubby, husky or cherubic kid. Whatever cute little word you want to use for overweight. As an adult – I’m the big guy. The big brother. The teddy bear best friend. Whenever someone would cast a movie of their life, John Goodman gets cast as my character. Recently, my quest to get healthier went head-on with the Food Unholy Trinity – Thanksgiving, … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 8 – I HATE Diets

Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #3 & #4

I’ve been collecting the reasons my little ones give when they get out of bed at night. I’ll be sharing through the year. #3 and #4 go together as a set; “Take Off My Socks! OR Put On My Socks!“ You can’t win here, it’s a real lose lose situation. If they have their socks on, they need you to take them off. If they … Continue reading Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #3 & #4

#FlashbackFridayFunday – Do You Remember Choco Bliss?

Hey gang! The internet is FULL of fun remembrances of our childhoods – every Friday, we’ll share our #FlashbackFridayFunday thoughts on something from the deep recesses of our memory. Today we get sweet! Chocolatey on top of Chocolatey with Choclatey inbetween! It’s the Hostess Choco Bliss! These Hostess snack cakes were a staple in my house growing up. It was always a special treat when … Continue reading #FlashbackFridayFunday – Do You Remember Choco Bliss?

New Video – Top 10 Favorite Superbowl Foods

It’s Superbowl time! We love the Superbowl game (usually). We love the Superbowl half time show (sometimes). We love the Superbowl parties. But we REALLLLYYYY LOOVVVE the food! It’s a national food holiday! Take your Keto, No Carb, Vegan diets and throw them out the window. It’s time for SUPERBOWL FOOD! Got back in the truck for another #TruckTales video on our YouTube Channel. I … Continue reading New Video – Top 10 Favorite Superbowl Foods

#FlashbackFridayFunday – Optimus Prime Toy Commercial

Hey gang! The internet is FULL of fun remembrances of our childhoods – every Friday, we’ll share our #FlashbackFridayFunday thoughts on something from the deep recesses of our memory. The other night my son asked me what kind of things I used to put on my wish list to Santa. I told him I was a big action figure guy. Star Wars. GI Joe. ThunderCats. … Continue reading #FlashbackFridayFunday – Optimus Prime Toy Commercial

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!

Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #2

I’ve been collecting the reasons my little ones give when they get out of bed at night. I’ll be sharing through the year. #2 is a doozie; “I Heard Something!” Of course you did. It’s 7pm. The world hasn’t stopped because you are wrapped up in your Elsa and Anna sheets. It was a car outside. Or the wind. Or me putting the clothes in … Continue reading Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #2

#FlashbackFridayFunday – Remember SilverHawks?

Hey gang! The internet is FULL of fun remembrances of our childhoods – every Friday, we’ll share our #FlashbackFridayFunday thoughts on something from the deep recesses of our memory. This week – I’m remembering the ThunderCats-esque cartoon called SilverHawks! Who else remembers this 1986 classic? Little known fact – this series was developed by Rankin/Bass! Yeah, the people behind Rudolph brought us SilverHawks AND ThunderCats! … Continue reading #FlashbackFridayFunday – Remember SilverHawks?

Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #1

I’ve been collecting the reasons my little ones give when they get out of bed at night. I’ll be sharing through the year. Today we start with the king of them all – “I’m Thirsty”. You’d think we live in the desert! Or that the kids didn’t JUST have a drink with dinner. And with books. AND right before they got in bed. My kids … Continue reading Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #1

A Modern Man Social Experiment – Holiday Snacks

The modern world is obsessed with weight. Their own. That of others. As a ‘husky’ child who grew up into a ‘chubby’ adult – trust me, it’s always on my mind, too. So, what’s more popular than Netflix, Google and Starbucks combined? DIETS! Everyone is on one. Fasts. Juice Diets. Organic. Keto. No Carb. Gluten Free. Sugar Free. Vegetarian. Vegan. Whole 30. On and on … Continue reading A Modern Man Social Experiment – Holiday Snacks

Mind of the Modern Man Podcast – Episode 7 – Dusting Off Your Podcast Inbox

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

Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – ThinkGeek Harry Potter & Star Wars Specials!

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!