Our modern lives take us away from nature. Man wasn’t built for the cubicle, he was built for the wild – hardened in the forests, plains, mountains, jungles, deserts, tundra, and the places in between. Our species has spread far and wide, given our ability to adapt, work together, and use nature to our benefit. All along the way we survived, not in spite of nature but because of nature.
Every man should know his way around the kitchen. There is no excuse. Don’t know how to cook? Learn! How have you figured out everything else that you know how to do? One small step at a time, with trail and error, falling down and picking yourself back up.
Ready to start valuing your body and the environment more? Start eating better food. How? Find a farmers’ market. When else do you get the opportunity to speak directly with the producer of something you’re buying – not a sales person or a representative, but the man or woman who made the very thing you are interested in buying?
Ditch the plastic multi-blade piece of junk and those aerosolized cans of neon blue gel. Reclaim the manly ritual of shaving, using a blade and some soap to cleave the hair from your face. You’ll reduce the amount of waste you produce, save some green, and be a better man for it.
I want you to go through all 21 Days to a Manlier Green. To keep up with it, however, you’re going to need a reason. An internal reason that makes you want to live a greener, manlier, better life.
We’ll see if we can start to find a reason – together. I’ll start by sharing my reason for 21 Days to a Manlier Green and this blog in general.
Spring is here, a time of rebirth and rejuvenation. It’s a perfect time to reflect on your life and start making it better! 21 Days to a Manlier Green is a 21 day program to help you live a greener, manlier life. What is important to you? Health, fitness, relationships, finances? That is all part of a green life. Good for men. Good for mankind
Yet another Manly Green Weekly Link Round Up! A hand selected curation of the best of the internet, as determined by yours truly. I don’t know how many people actually like these or how well they are received, but I’m going to be keeping it up and keep pumping out Manly Green content. Enjoy! 1.) DIY Etch […]
A meat thermometer is a great friend to pork loins and chops. Overcook these cuts and you’ll be very unhappy with yourself. Following this extremely Simple Roasted Pork Loin Recipe, using a meat thermometer, will give you a perfectly browned, juice, roast. You’re friends and family will wonder how you got the pork loin so perfect!
Everyman needs a good suit, no matter his profession. Occasions will come about and opportunities will arise, that will call for you to wear a suit. A good looking suit, however, can set you back a good chunk of change. You can seek out a second-hand suit, but you’ll need to know how to do it. You don’t want to look like a child wearing an ill-fitted hand-me-down.
I’ve been on a mission to get plastic out of my life, because it is bad for my long-term health and the health of the planet. The problem is that plastic is damn near everywhere – leaching toxic chemicals into the world around you. Furthermore, plastic doesn’t go away. Every bit of plastic that has ever been made is here to stay. It makes me angry! You won’t like me when I’m angry