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10 Pros and Cons of a Work-from-Home Dad

10 Pros and Cons of a Work-from-Home Dad

I am a bit of an old soul and tend to rail against modernity, all while surfing the web, drinking coffee (sourced thousands of miles away) in my air conditioned office.    Yes, I am spoiled.   I complain about the ills of society, yet I […]

Building Male Character

Building Male Character

Character has many definitions     There are two definitions that I would like to talk about that I think gets confused today…  at least one definition seems to dominate over the other. When we talk about building Character, what I believe we are referring […]

10 things I wish I knew before becoming a Dad

10 things I wish I knew before becoming a Dad

If you go by the idea that 10,000 hours of practice makes you an expert, then my wife and I qualify as child rearing experts, right?       Wrong.  Maybe it would if kids did not change the rules every 24 hours. My wife and […]

Where have all the ‘Manly Clothes’ gone?

Where have all the ‘Manly Clothes’ gone?

Let’s talk about something controversial today  What is up with male fashion?  Before I go too far I have to make a disclosure, If you peruse through my wardrobe you would undoubtedly say, “this man is not allowed to have an opinion on the subject […]

Want to know why Motivational Quotes are so important?

Want to know why Motivational Quotes are so important?

  Who does not like a good motivational quote?   A one sentence line that sums up an abstract idea of how we can excel.  Well, there is always that guy, you know the one, (or in my family, 7 different ones 😉  ) who […]

Why I don’t make New Year Resolutions

Why I don’t make New Year Resolutions

Unlike most folks I do not make New Year resolutions   Not because I don’t believe in resolutions, but  because I know me and after Christmas I am not going to be hitting the gym every day, nor will I be likely to skip Netflix […]

10 Most Annoying Guys at the Gym

10 Most Annoying Guys at the Gym

Having trained hundreds of people I found the most fun you can have at the gym comes from the least productive activity.   People Watching.   Yes, you are being watched and probably judged every time you work out. 😉

Husband’s Corner:  Want to keep that extra weight off?

Husband’s Corner: Want to keep that extra weight off?

My laptop has finally bitten the dust… I am writing this on a portable keyboard and my phone.  This is proving to be an exercise in patience….   So, this entry is my 2 cents about general fitness.   A recent survey found that most […]

Husband’s Corner:  Me and my Arch-nemesis…  the Dad Body

Husband’s Corner: Me and my Arch-nemesis… the Dad Body

  Just another dude writing his opinions on fitness, nutrition and health and wellness. So why should you waste your precious time listening to me?   I was not captain of the football team, baseball team or anything for that matter. The sports I played […]