Think of your wardrobe as a well-stocked fridge: From it, you only need a few basic ingredients to throw together a great combo. In fact, there are only six articles of clothing that you really must own, because of their […]
So You Missed Seeing RUSH at the Theater?
Oh, so you have kids and you’re busy and you missed the recent Formula 1 racing thriller RUSH when it hit theaters? That’s cool. Believe me, you’re not alone. We totally understand. But you’re in luck because the gripping 2013 […]
Guide to Buying a Snowblower
When shopping for a snowblower, you’ll come across a number of types, sizes and features. To determine which model is right for you, you’ll need to consider several factors, including the condition and size of the area you will be […]
Top 10 Family-Friendly Metropolitan Areas
Want to give your kids that “raised in the city” experience without all of the risks of New York or LA? Rent.com evaluated the top 50 markets by rental inventory based on the cost of living, violent crime rate, and […]
How to hang a flatscreen TV
Wall-mounting a flat screen plasma, LCD or LED television is a smart and aesthetic way to update a room and make TV viewing more comfortable. Hanging a monitor on a wall is also a way to reclaim valuable floor space […]
[SPORTS] Q and A with Rocks Across The Pond co-author Richard Verlander
Justin Verlander is arguably the best pitcher in the Major Leagues right now. He won the American League Cy Young award as well as the AL MVP in 2011 while posting a 24-5 record, 2.40 ERA and 250 strikeouts. His dominance […]
[SPORTS] Q&A With Los Angeles Clippers Forward Caron Butler
“He’s our best dresser, he doesn’t miss a practice, he doesn’t complain and really he’s been our most consistent guy.” That’s what Los Angeles Clippers Head Coach Vinny Del Negro learned about Caron Butler this season. But, there’s a lot […]
So you’re gonna be a dad…
Must-have advice for the first-time dad-to-be Congratulations! You’re about to become a dad. From now until the minute you snip the cord on your little bundle of joy, a lot of changes are coming your way. While moms-to-be get lots […]
[NEW DADS] Avoid these five new-dad mistakes
About the time my wife and I learned we were pregnant with our third child, I realized that my pregnancy threat level—or how panicked I felt internally about having additional children—was only canary yellow instead of Creamsicle® orange. (Or was […]
The ABC’s of Saving Money
Saving is at the core of a solid financial eduction. Learning to save is not something that is easy to do in our consumer-oriented culture, however. Leading by example — and talking about how saving is helping you reach your […]
10 Fastest cars under $50,000
Fast? Under $50k? You’ve got our attention. There’s nothing quite like the feeling of a car that responds instantly to a touch to the accelerator. Check out the Forbes/Yahoo!/Edmunds list of the fastest cars under $50,000. Of interest in this […]
Win a Three Stooges prize pack!
The Three Stooges return to theaters this week, and we’re celebrating with a giveaway! You can win a four-pack of Stooges T-shirts plus a $25 Fandango gift card. There are three ways to enter the contest, and yes, you can […]
Be a leader. Take a vacation.
It’s no secret that the United States lags well behind the rest of the West in the number of vacation days taken each year. For some, it may even be considered a mark of pride, proof that a dedicated American […]
How connected are our kids to nature?
Trips to the zoo, collecting autumn leaves, reading Ranger Rick – sound like memories from your childhood? More than likely, yes, they do. But here’s a question: do they sound like a part of your kids’ lives today? It’s an […]
Why Men Need Other Men
As a dad advocate, that means I’m also a man advocate. Years of doing “men’s work” has taught me much, but top of the list is the fact that men need other men in their lives. A great way to […]