What to Pack for a Tropical Vacation

A mere month ago I was playing on the beaches of Oahu with my wife, my family, and no kids. I love my children, but learning the difference between a trip and a vacation was enlightening. I’m going to have to make it a point to do an annual trip without them and let them […]

Defining Masculinity

Last week I got an email from graduate student at USC who is working on a thesis about masculinity in America. She asked if I would answer some questions, and I was happy to do so. I doubt my views will be popular amongst her colleagues. I know they weren’t when I was studying journalism […]

Hair Care Part 2: Shaving Fundamentals

So you read yesterday’s post and decided a beard isn’t for you. Great. Here’s how to get the best result when shaving. There are two distinct methods to shaving: Dry Shaving & Wet Shaving, with each of these having sub-methods that I’ll detail below. Dry Shaving: 1. Electric Razors were first patented in 1928 and […]

Hair Care Part 1: To Shave or Not to Shave

As per the title, Hair Care is the subject of today’s lesson but it is such a massive area to cover, that in order for me to touch on every topic I want to within it, I’m going to break this section down into two sister articles. We’ll be covering all things facial hair in […]

Podcast Episode 4: Stealing Ideas

In today’s episode I revisit the post Stealing Ideas. My TV references for stylish men: How to Dress Like Harvey Specter How to Dress Like Neal Caffrey Positive Masculinity on TV Icon: Embarrassment: