What are you reading on The Good Life? Here are the top ten posts this month.
Joanna Schroeder examines evidence that New Year’s resolutions are doomed to fail—and ponders how to succeed at making meaningful change.
One celebrity whose star will never set is Santa Claus’, and one reason why is that he’ll never be brought low by scandal.
Two poems on the future, by elementary school students. It Would Be Neat If With the New Year: “My worn out green sneakers, that’s where my sadness lies.” and Great Future: “I am an awful dentist, but a great cook.”
A bloody forehead, a bad back, and a train wreck later, Joseph Levens’ New Year’s resolution pays off. An excerpt from the Good Men Project book.
Ross Grainger with a powerful story about the time he was bullied, and what he has since come to learn from it.
Danny Baker gives a list of warning signs that may indicate your drinking is moving into a dangerous realm.
Greg Simms says thugs are done in hip-hop. Here’s why.
Kids love to play doctor, that’s a fact. Here’s what happens when the guys at Convos With My 2-Year-Old put their spin on it.
Gary Lai is married to Jill Morley of Fight Like a Girl fame. And the question he gets asked all the time is, “What do you think when your wife gets hit in the face.”
Ariel Chesler has been told his whole life that boys in groups are dangerous, but he has faith that young men are capable of much more than making trouble.
It’s a tall order for many men to even acknowledge difficult feelings. But love them? That’s just going too far. But of course, going farther and loving deeper than you knew you could is what fatherhood, and life, demands.
Jamie Utt offers tips for guys on how to help keep their friends safe and comfortable in the middle of party culture.
If you were Rudolph, what would you have done in this situation? Would you have happily taken the lead at Santa’s sleigh and brought Christmas to all the girls and boys? Or would you have told jolly St. Nick to stick Christmas up his butt?
Alex Steed remembers the night his dad almost became a murderer.
Aly Windsor realizes that “He’s all boy” is ok with her.
James Fell offers a list of hard-learned lessons about life, bravery, and morality.
Due to restrictions against same-sex couples, Italy is the only country in the world that can adopt children from Russia.