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How to Camp With Your Dog | The Art of Manliness

When John Steinbeck traveled with Charley, his standard poodle, the result was one of my favorite books. Fifty years after its publishing it’s still …

Podcast: Undoing the Damage of Sitting | The Art of Manliness

If you’re like many men who work a 9-5 in an office, you probably spend a great deal of time sitting down at your job. And then when you get home, …

Ergonomics

The Benefits of Hammock Camping | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This promotional post was written by the guys at Huckberry and the AoM team.</i><p>When you think about camping, what image comes to mind? …

2 Ways to Make Kid #2 a Smooth Transition | The Art of Manliness

Having your first kid is a huge adjustment. A baby bomb drops from the sky, or at least a gurney, and explodes your old routines and way of being in …

How Make Difficult Decisions: Advice From Alvin York | The Art of Manliness

Corporal Alvin C. York silently led his squad of men through the thick underbrush and dense fog of the Argonne Forest early the morning of October 8, …

What to Do in an Active Shooter Situation | The Art of Manliness

It’s a sad fact of life in the 21st century that active shootings have become a regular occurrence in the United States. In other parts of the world, …

Parenting Tips: Don't Treat Your Children Equally | The Art of Manliness

It’s Christmas time once again. In a few short weeks, kids will be joyously running out to the tree to see what Santa has left them…before proceeding …

18 At-Home Date Ideas | The Art of Manliness

Every relationship expert will tell you that one of the keys to keeping the spark alive in a long-term relationship is continuing to court your …

10 Daily Routines For Honing Your Creativity

If your daily routine doesn’t get your creative juices flowing, consider adapting these habits of famously creative thinkers.<p>Creativity can be as elusive as it is rewarding. Inspiration usually lies just beyond the intellect’s reach, sparking our best work and sneaking away when we need it …

Creativity

Good Posture: How to Improve Your Posture | The Art of Manliness

They are the battle cries of moms and elementary school teachers all over the world: “Sit up straight!” and “Stop slouching!” Despite what our third …

Pocket Notebooks: A Brief History | The Art of Manliness

<i>Images from Field Notes</i><p>The idea of carrying around a pocket notebook has become quite popular these last few years, revived by the introduction of …

How to Help a Grieving Friend | What to Say to a Grieving Friend | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from</i> Keys to Happiness<i>, an anthology of articles published in 1954.</i><p><b>“How to Help Someone in Sorrow”</b> <b><br>By</b> …

How I Work - The Apps, Gear, and Processes I Use For Productivity | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This was updated on July 14, 2017.</i><p>There’s a series on Lifehacker that I really enjoy called “How I Work.” The folks at LH interview …

How to Tackle Like an NFL Pro | The Art of Manliness

Thanks for the tips, Mychal! Photo Credit: Philadelphia Eagles<p>Thanksgiving is tomorrow. For many men in America, Thanksgiving Day not only means …

5 Invaluable Woodworking Tips for Beginners

Starting out in woodworking, as in any craft, is full of excitement, hope, and, yes, a degree of bewilderment. In the quest to put one’s heart, mind …

How to Undo the Damage of Sitting - 7 Simple Exercises | The Art of Manliness

If you’re like most men living and working in a techno-service economy, you probably spend a good deal of your day sitting down. You go from the …

How to Accept a Compliment With Class | The Art of Manliness

You hand someone a gift and they eagerly tear off the wrapping paper and lift the lid on the box. But as they pick up and examine the present tucked …

How to Exercise With a Log | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This week we’re publishing excerpts from FM 21-20, an Army field manual from 1946 that includes the physical training program used by</i> …

Extreme Sports

9 Foil Dinner Recipes | The Art of Manliness

In the quest to streamline your camping trips, foil packet meals can be one of your greatest allies. It’s cooking at its simple best; you take some …

Travel the World With a Backpack | The Art of Manliness

All images taken by Dave Danzeiser.<p><i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by David Danzeiser.</i><p>I hung up the phone with the travel agent. I had just …

How to Fillet a Fish: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

Few summer pastimes are as satisfying as fishing — it’s a great activity to do with your kids, makes for an excellent microadventure, and harkens to …

Fishing

How to Tie 7 Basic Knots | The Art of Manliness

For centuries, knotsmanship has been passed down from generation to generation. It’s an essential skill whether a man desires to hit the high seas or …

20 Things You Should Throw Away for Better Health

When we talk about the steps you need to take to get healthier, they often involve buying new things: workout clothes, fitness equipment, ingredients …

Cleaning

Uses For a Pocket Knife | The Art of Manliness

<i>If you’re reading this in an email, click here to watch the video.</i><p>We’re big advocates of the idea that every man should carry a pocket knife. Here …

Handy

How to Create a Life Plan in 5 Easy Steps | The Art of Manliness

The craftsman is an archetype of manliness that has been with us for millennia. We admire his ethos — his independence, his work ethic, and his …

Don't Should On Yourself | The Art of Manliness

Do you ever get the feeling you’re living a life you never wanted? That you’re just doing what other people think you <i>should</i> do?<p>Maybe you’re stuck in …

Morning and Evening Routines: How to Start and End a Successful Day | The Art of Manliness

You’re a college student.<p>It’s midnight. You’re brushing your teeth and reviewing how the day went. And you’re disappointed.<p>You had planned to work …

Morning and Evening Routines [VIDEO] | The Art of Manliness

Do you want to be more productive and less stressed? Then you, my man, need to bookend your day with a morning and evening routine. In this video, I …

Bookend

How to Repair Your Own Furniture | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Joshua Klein.</i><p>Earlier this week, I explained <i>why</i> every man should know how to repair his own furniture, and …

Woodworking

What is Everyday Carry (EDC)? | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This guest post from Bernard Capulong originally appeared at Everyday Carry.</i><p>There’s a bit of a cult community on the internet …