#FlashbackFriday Funday – Do You Remember Micro Machines?

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’s nostalgia was suggested by my original best friend (and sometimes enemy) – my little brother. We all had Hot Wheels ans Matchbox cars. Perfect small replicas of real vehicles. But then, around 1987, things … Continue reading #FlashbackFriday Funday – Do You Remember Micro Machines?

Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #5

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. #5 is a classic – easily the number 1 reason… or number two, depending on the need: “I Gotta Pee!“ You make them use the bathroom before you put them to bed. You limit the amount they drink between dinner and bedtime. … Continue reading Why My Kids Got Out Of Bed… #5

Modern Man Month of Support – Can You Help? UPDATED WITH PODCAST LINK

Asking for help is never an easy thing to do. For the Modern Man, the younger man and the older man too. There’s something inside us that disconnects when it’s time to ask for help. It’s especially difficult when you’re asking people to give of themselves for you. Maybe it’s a level of embarrassment. Maybe it’s a fear of being let down or not wanting … Continue reading Modern Man Month of Support – Can You Help? UPDATED WITH PODCAST LINK

#FlashbackFriday Funday – Do You Remember The Reggie Bar?

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, with pitchers and catchers already reporting to Spring Training, we remember the Reggie Bar! There are few personalities in the history of baseball as big as Reggie Jackson. As a Yankees fan growing up in … Continue reading #FlashbackFriday Funday – Do You Remember The Reggie Bar?

#FlashbackFriday Funday – Do You Remember M.U.S.C.L.E. Men?

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 is a STRONG memory! Back in our day, it was the glory days of the WWF (World Wrestling Federation – NOT the World Wildlife Fund – although they had a good 80s too….). Hulk Hogan, … Continue reading #FlashbackFriday Funday – Do You Remember M.U.S.C.L.E. Men?

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