12 Lessons Learned In 12 Years Of Marriage

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“We were young, in love, and ready for marriage when we said ‘yes’ in our early twenties. But that doesn’t necessarily mean we were prepared.”

In Today’s Society, it’s Still Cool to be a Gentleman


Debates rage around what makes up a gentleman’s life as roles are being redefined in our world. Joe Rutland suggests that being a gentleman is still hip.

Comment of the Day: “Relationships have to work in the everyday for me if they are to last.”


Relationships evolve. Sometimes less really is more.

My Child Is Not Extraordinary, and That’s Ok

“Generation Me feel more entitled and have much higher self esteem than the generations before them, it is not making them happier.”

We’re not all winners: Kathy Wilson shares tips on how to prepare a child’s self-esteem for adult life.

RealLifeStarter: The Kickstarter That Encourages Millennials To Get Real Jobs (Video)


Here is a comedic look at the sometimes difficult lives of young creatives.

Monsters University and Being a Young Man


Monsters University reminds us that failing does not always stop us from achieving our dreams, something that more young men desperately need to hear.

Watch These Real Life Action Heroes Risk Their Lives to Save Others

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A video filled with heroic actions that will lift your spirits.

When Does Sharing Become Oversharing?

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In a culture where oversharing is de rigueur, Patrick Brothwell finds that blogging while remaining authentic and not crossing boundaries is becoming increasingly difficult.

Juggling Real and Online Life For Our Kids


In a world where we become more and more dependent on technology, Doug Zeigler tries find an equilibrium between the real and online worlds for his children.

Ask the Feminist…Again

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Heather N. is back to give some answers. She just needs your questions.

Noble Hierarch is Not a Slut

As big nerds, Charles and I like to do nerdy things. Recently, we’ve managed to infiltrate a dear college friend’s weekly Magic: The Gathering club. This is super good news! I’m the only woman, but I’ve come to expect that. We have a lot of fun, though, so the strangenesses are pretty much excusable. There’s just one […]

30 Days Without Social Media: One Week In


At the end of a week without social media, Collin Slattery is becoming aware of the changes in himself.

Interview: Real-Life Superhero Phoenix Jones (@thephoenixjones) Tells All

The man known as Ben Fodor tells all about his struggle for justice and his challenges with legitimacy.

News: Real Life Super Hero Loses His Job After Being Unmasked [@thephoenixjones]

The Pacific Northwest’s masked avenger is suddenly a hard luck hero, out of his job of five years.