Jared Thompson

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A Sex Chair Saved My Marriage

My husband and I have been married for five years (together for eight), and we have two kids under the age of three. As you can probably imagine, our …

37 Ideas About Work To Live By, In Order Of Easiest To Hardest

Humble suggestions from someone struggling in the field, a few inevitably obvious, parroted, and/or learned from reading popular books and articles. …

BBQ and Grilled Turkey Recipe: The Ultimate Turkey Easily Adapted To Cooking Indoors

This is no ordinary turkey preparation, pilgrims. Digest these logical concepts and you will never again have a dry, stringy, cardboardy, boring …

43 Greatest Ron Swanson Quotes That Prove He Might Be Your Spirit Animal

Clear alcohols are for rich women on diets.<p>Crying: acceptable at funerals and the Grand Canyon.<p>I call this turf ‘n’ turf. It’s a 16 oz T-bone and a …

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 …

How to Become an Early Riser and the Benefits of Early Rising | The Art of Manliness

<i>Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. – Benjamin Franklin</i><p>As a boy, waking up early was something I associated with …

Three Qualities Every Leader Needs to Succeed on a Team

“I want your help developing my direct reports into stronger leaders,” John* the new CEO of Fasseni, a $350 million technology company, told me several years ago.<p>Initially, I approached the request like any consultant might.<p>First, I asked John why he wanted my help. He told me that Fasseni had …

Successfully Integrate Your Work, Home, Community, and Self

You can be a committed A-player executive, a good parent, an attentive spouse, and a healthy person with time for community engagement and hobbies. How on earth do you do all that? Stop juggling and start integrating. Begin with a clear view of what you want from — and can contribute to — each …

PAD Tiny House Design Workshop

I received a note from my friend Dee Williams about an upcoming workshop and wanted to share it with you as the time is fast approaching. I wish I …

Cohousing Makes Tiny Living Large

<i>By Alyse Nelson</i><p>The tiny house movement has grown dramatically as the housing crisis and economic recession has hit the US. There are many reasons …