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
I am in the throws of planning our family’s trip to Disney World later this year and part of that has been creating a character countdown banner to hang around our house. It’s a fun project to do with the kiddos. Coming up with over 100 Disney characters has been a project – but a fun one. It’s made us rack our brains for characters … Continue reading Video Top 10 – Favorite Disney & Pixar Overlooked Comic Characters
This past month, our friends at Wohven.com sent us a matching Daddy and Daughter set of of their newest design. Opening the pack this month was exciting when we saw a piece of New England lore. A classic looking lighthouse standing tall across the shirt. PERFECT for our life here in Connecticut. Fun for anyone across the nation, too. Great job by this month’s artist, … Continue reading New Wohven Design – Perfect For New England Spring!
Sure, we talk about style, tools, sports and kids here, but quite often we bring up some fun Pop Culture stuff. A few weeks ago, the holy grail of pop culture happened – Disney released the Teaser Trailer for the FINAL movie in the Skywalker Saga at the Star Wars Celebration in Chicago. We have now seen (many many times) the trailer for Star Wars … Continue reading NEW Video, Podcast AND Blog As We Dissect Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker Teaser Trailer
Hello readers! A few years ago, a merry band of Star Wars fanatics and I put together Top 10 Lists of our favorite Star Wars characters, ships, aliens, and so much more! We’re going to resurrect this here on MindofModernMan for Star Wars Saturdays! What better day to launch it than on International Star Wars Day? May the 4th Be With You! As we await … Continue reading ModernMan Star Wars Saturday Top 10 – Favorite Star Wars Movies
I love baseball. I love movies. If you use the transitive property, it’s scientifically proven that I love baseball movies. The baseball season is in full swing, the Yankees are winning (with 90% of their team on the IL) and the leaves are popping on the trees! After a nasty cold that stole my voice from me for weeks and weeks, I got back in … Continue reading Truck Tales Video – Top 10 Favorite Baseball Movie Scenes
Hey gang! COOL NEWS! Our readers know my love for Wohven.com and their fun clothing subscription service. Well, now we’ve partnered up and have our own direct link to their site AND an on-going code that our readers get 30% off their first month of the Wohven service by using code ModernMan at check out! Click the offer below to get started! Wohven is a … Continue reading Mind of Modern Man Partnering With Wohven.com!
On this episode I’m joined by Jon to talk about waiting. Specifically – we’re waiting for Avengers End Game and Star Wars Episode 9 (We NOW know it’s called The Rise of Skywalker). Which are we looking forward to more? Did Last Jedi sour Jon enough to NOT be excited for Episode 9? Does Marvel now hold a special place that Star Wars USED to? … Continue reading Mind of Modern Man Podcast – Episode 10 – Waiting for Avengers End Game and Star Wars Episode 9
I’m sitting here in the ‘waiting room’ of the local Pep Boys – it’s time for the family SUV to go through an oil change. As I sit here, I’m really enjoying the life buzzing all around me. Ever do that – just sit there and look around you and try to figure out the stories behind what you’re a first person witness of? For … Continue reading A Modern Man Slice of Life – Waiting at Pep Boys
Hey gang! The internet is FULL of fun remembrances of our childhoods – on most Fridays, we’ll share our #FlashbackFridayFunday thoughts on something from the deep recesses of our memory. This week it’s time for us all to move your hips from side to side now… Do the Bartman! In 1990, the FOX show that never dies – The Simpsons – released an album of … Continue reading #FlashbackFridayFunday – Do You Remember The Bartman?
I’ve been listening to the soundtrack of The Greatest Showman every day lately cause my kids are HOOKED on singing along in the car. Today the song This Is Me came on, after I dropped them off, and I sat and listened as I drove to work. I am brave, I am bruised I am who I’m meant to be, this is me Look out … Continue reading This Is Me…
I’ve been staring at my keyboard for hours, days, a week. Nothing is coming. I’m looking for some kind of motivation, and it’s like it’s hiding from me. Every step seems like I keep sinking deeper and deeper into the grittiness of this mental quicksand. I don’t share this with you to whine, or look for sympathy… it’s just that I promised I’d share with … Continue reading I’m Stuck In Quicksand. I Don’t Know What To Create.