Modern Man Dad School – Animal Day!

We are all dealing with a new life as COVID 19 has suddenly turned every furloughed/laid-off/working from home parent into a teacher. I picked up the ball and ran with it. I have a Kindergartner, a pre-schooler and a toddler here. I don’t have any kind of colored skills poster or big lesson plans, but I’m doing my best to keep it light, fun and … Continue reading Modern Man Dad School – Animal Day!

Modern Man Dad School – Anything Day #1!

We are all dealing with a new life as COVID 19 has suddenly turned every furloughed/laid-off/working from home parent into a teacher. I picked up the ball and ran with it. I have a Kindergartner, a pre-schooler and a toddler here. I don’t have any kind of colored skills poster or big lesson plans, but I’m doing my best to keep it light, fun and … Continue reading Modern Man Dad School – Anything Day #1!

Modern Man Dad School – St. Patrick’s Day!

We are all dealing with a new life as COVID 19 has suddenly turned every furloughed/laid-off/working from home parent into a teacher. I picked up the ball and ran with it. I have a Kindergartner, a pre-schooler and a toddler here. I don’t have any kind of colored skills poster or big lesson plans, but I’m doing my best to keep it light, fun and … Continue reading Modern Man Dad School – St. Patrick’s Day!

Modern Man Dad School – Underpants Day!

We are all dealing with a new life as COVID 19 has suddenly turned every furloughed/laid-off/working from home parent into a teacher. I picked up the ball and ran with it. I have a Kindergartner, a pre-schooler and a toddler here. I don’t have any kind of colored skills poster or big lesson plans, but I’m doing my best to keep it light, fun and … Continue reading Modern Man Dad School – Underpants Day!

ModernMan Podcast – Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker & The Entire Saga

Mind of Modern Man Podcast is back! With our new focus on Pop Culture and the Modern Man we, of COURSE, start it off with Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker. Jon joins me and we talk all about The Rise of Skywalker and also how we feel now that the entire Skywalker Saga has now come to an end. Give it a listen and … Continue reading ModernMan Podcast – Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker & The Entire Saga

Re-Focusing the Mind of the Modern Man

Hey gang! It’s been WAY too long since I’ve checked in with you all here on the blog. We were really concentrating our efforts on our ‘brother’ site: DADventureDisney. While focusing on the Mouse, I was doing a lot of soul-searching with the direction of ModernMan. Our original vision of being a community for men in their 40s, sharing stories and tips about every day … Continue reading Re-Focusing the Mind of the Modern Man

Modern Jay & His Mini Modern Man Try out Wohven – Like Father Like Son

Last month’s graphic tee design from our friends at Wohven.com is a perfect summer look. It was designed by Xose Roi Martinez and depicts an artful sea-like graphic on a shirt of beautiful blue. Wohven sent a shirt to our Technical Producer, Jay and one for his Mini Modern Man, too! Jay and his son put the shirt through the test – it looks good … Continue reading Modern Jay & His Mini Modern Man Try out Wohven – Like Father Like Son

DADventure Disney – Setting The Mood While Planning Your Walt Disney World Vacation

I’ve mentioned it before here at DADventure Disney – planning a family Walt Disney World vacation is a part-time job. Don’t believe me? Read what Fatherly.com recently said about it! Setting yourself up for success rather than stress is a BIG part of the planning process. In a previous life, I was a Corporate Trainer for some big international companies. Part of the training (beyond … Continue reading DADventure Disney – Setting The Mood While Planning Your Walt Disney World Vacation

DADventure Disney – Prepping The Little Kids for Your Trip to Walt Disney World

Hello again! As the prep work continues on my family’s DADVenture to Walt Disney World this fall, this post is going to focus some specific things we’ve been doing to get our little kids (5 and under) ‘ready’ for their first trip to the Happiest Place on Earth. I have quite a few tricks that worked, and one that really didn’t. With our kids being … Continue reading DADventure Disney – Prepping The Little Kids for Your Trip to Walt Disney World

DADventure Disney – Planning Tool – The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World with Kids 2019

Congratulations – you’ve decided to take your family to Walt Disney World. It’s a euphoric feeling. The excitement is crashing over everyone. But hold off on ordering those matching t-shirts just yet. Now… the planning begins. Now… the work is ahead of you. Don’t freak out on me. This is why DADventure Disney is here. I can help. So, where do you start? If you’re … Continue reading DADventure Disney – Planning Tool – The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World with Kids 2019

DADventure Disney – My Top 10 Favorite Snacks I’m Excited To Find at Walt Disney World

Hey gang! Time to jump into the planning for my family’s DADventure to Walt Disney World later this fall. I could start with the research or the tools or budget concerns – but nah – let’s talk FOOD to kick things off, shall we? Yeah, we shall! When my wife and I went to Disney World on our honeymoon about 6 years ago, I did … Continue reading DADventure Disney – My Top 10 Favorite Snacks I’m Excited To Find at Walt Disney World