As men, we are often accused of being poor listeners and honestly this is often true. Many men are “wait to speak” kind of people and that can cause problems with our friends, loved ones, and even at work.
Proper communication is a give and take experience and it’s important to pay attention to what those around us are saying so that the natural ebb and flow of conversation and interaction can continue. Whether you’re perpetually accused of being
No doubt you’ve heard the term “manscaping” and it’s conjured up the image of guys shaving below the belt.
While shaving your genitals is part of it, manscaping also includes the shaving, trimming, or sculpting of body hair elsewhere including the chest, back, and face. Manscaping is done by men who want to look and feel their best and there are a variety of products on the market designed specifically for the tasks above. Here’s a few things
You and your wife want to run a tight ship when it comes to the kids. You’ve had numerous conversations about how you plan on dealing with every situation: dating, smoking, drinking, work, etc. You’ve prepared for this and you’re ready for whatever happens.
Guess again. No matter how much you plan, situations will come up where you and your wife disagree. It can be an aggravating situation to find yourself in. Here are a few things to keep in mind
The Poker Night is the very essence of male social events. A time for men to come together over felt tables with beer, cards, and cigars and harken back to the days of the old west or 1920’s Chicago. You’re Wyatt Earp and Al Capone rolled into one.
Having a poker night with your buddy’s is a great way to kick back and relax after a long work week, have a few drinks, tell some dirty jokes, and maybe take a little cash off your friends. However, hosting a great poker
When the report card comes in the sticker shock can rival that of some luxury automobiles. Despite your best efforts, your child is falling behind and the report card isn’t looking so great. There are any number of reasons for poor scholastic performance and it can be a frustrating time for both child and parent alike.
Poor grades can make a child feel inferior to their classmates, can lead to depression, and even cause problems at home. Properly addressed,
From hanging a tie on the door to awkward walks of shame, there’s a bro code and a roommate code to follow. Ideally you get along just fine with your roommate’s lady but that’s not always the case.
It is possible to respect the roommate relationship while at the same time understanding and giving consideration to romantic relationships. Whichever side of the coin you are on, here are a few tips for roommate etiquette and girlfriends.
It’s 2016. You’re plugged in. You post, tweet, update, like, share, pin, and all points in between. We live in a world where relationships aren’t official until both people have updated their Facebook relationship status. Yeah, that’s the world we live in.
Social media can be a wonderful thing for staying connected and up to date on important events in the lives of your friends and loved ones. It can also be an exercise in how to quickly cause
Managing your finances properly is one of the most important skills you can learn. While it’s true that “money isn’t everything,” it impacts nearly every aspect of our lives. Improper money management can lead to debt, stress, relationship problems, as well as depression. Having a poor credit rating can likewise impact your life negatively.
Unfortunately, it can be easy to let things get out of control. Fortunately, it isn’t hard to see the early warning signs
It’s easy to get lost in technology these days. We live in an increasingly digital world with our phones, tablets, televisions, and even our wristwatches keeping us connected to the internet.
With work, family, and friends all wanting a piece of our time and the availability and convenience of the internet, it’s difficult to truly getaway. However, it’s important to spend some time unplugging and reconnecting with our loved ones and even ourselves. Here are some
When friend’s cross the line it can be an awkward situation. You and your buddy have been digging into each other and pushing limits for years and now, for whatever reason, it’s gone too far.
Whatever the infraction, it’s time to confront the situation and deal with your friend. It’s possible he doesn’t think he did anything wrong which can make this all the more difficult to deal with, however if there are other friends or family members involved it’s a conversation
When relationships end you hope that both parties will act maturely and move on with their lives. Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen. Some people have trouble letting go. Maybe you were a jerk and deserved to have your tires slashed or maybe she’s seriously in need of some professional help. In any case, you need to handle this situation and the sooner the better.
A vindictive ex can make trouble for you personally as well as legally. The situation
Finding a new date or love online has been “in” over the past few years and singles can now easily get dates from online dating sites. If you have been a bachelor for long, you may try the online route to meet someone new—who knows, perhaps your next fling, gf, or wife could be hiding behind a screen waiting for someone like you…
The thing is, while there are hundreds of dating sites online, not everything is as great and promising as it claims to be. We all heard stories of people
Feeling the rush of loving somebody can be both exciting and overwhelming at the same time. We fall in love at different paces and ways, but how do we actually know when it’s appropriate to express our love to our partners? if you are thinking of uttering the above phrase to your gf or wife, here are some tips on when it’s the right time to do it:
Think you have found the woman of your dreams that will finally put an end to your bachelor days and you’ll be together for the rest of your lives? Proposing can sound a bit challenging, but if you follow the tips below, the process will be much easier.
When it’s time to finally propose to her:
Getting back to the dating game after a painful break-up or a long dry spell can seem a bit overwhelming, especially if you have been through a different relationship status before for long and you have history of failed relationships sitting in your shoulders.
Things may seem a bit challenging at first, but once you know a few tips on how to proceed rightly and with no issues, the transition and whole process will be much easier. Here are the most basic ones: