Matt Long

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How to Eat Well When You're Young and Broke

It doesn't have to be all dollar menus and junk food.<p><b>Get the VICE App on iOS and</b> <b>Android</b><p>Eating well is a struggle for everyone, and when you're on a budget, it's damn near impossible. Walk into the grocery store with dreams of stocking your fridge with organic, free-range, and locally sourced foods, …

8 Tips: How To Sleep Well At 30 Below Zero

Adventurers Dave and Amy Freeman are spending a full year in the Boundary Waters of northern Minnesota, living in the Wilderness and testing gear as …

Don’t Miss: The Bowhunter’s Cure For Judging Yardage

Any bowhunter who has spent a few seasons in the woods has missed. The reasons for whiffing are many, but by far the most common mistake is …

Making Great Coffee in the Great Outdoors

The simple guide to brewing in nature<p>If you’re like Starbucks barista Daniel Castro, nothing beats freshly brewed coffee in the fresh air of the …

Seven Creative (and Easy) Wild-Game Popper Recipes

The jalapeño popper—a combination of pepper, cream cheese, and bacon—is a hunting-camp (and tailgate) classic. With either a slice of duck or dove …

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Clean Eating Movement and the Increased Hunting Polulation

There has been a 2.3 % increase in the amount of hunters/trappers in the last 5 years. There are 13.7 million people hunting, spending 38.3 billion …

How to Make the Best Bow Shot to Kill a Deer

DDH Editor-in-Chief Dan Schmidt with his free range 11-point Florida buck that scored 137 1/8.<p>When it comes time to close the deal on a buck or doe, …

How to Make Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf at Home | The Art of Manliness

Meatloaf is a classic Midwestern dish for fall and winter gatherings. Meaty, ketchup-y, and warm, it fills the stomach <i>and</i> the soul.<p>The standard …

Spot and Stalk: How to Strike Like a Bowhunting Ninja

There’s nothing more exciting in bowhunting than a successful spot and stalk. Sneaking within bow range of big-game animals tests every predatory and …

How to Debone Deer in 8 Minutes

I just returned from speaking at the Illinois Deer & Turkey Expo. I've been going to these deer shows for a long time, and I learn something new each …

Paracord Sword Handle Wrap

<b>Paracord Sword Handle Wrap</b>.<p>time to get this on my tomahawk…

Workbench Paper Roll Dispenser

I often get paint, stains, glue, or other finishes on my workbench. While I am unconcerned about its appearance, this stuff on the surface causes a …

"Running Away From Life" Essay by Arnold Bennett | The Art of Manliness

<b>“Running Away from Life”</b> <b><br>From Self and Self-management: Essays about Existing, 1918</b> <b><br>By Arnold Bennett</b><p>To take refuge from life is to refuse it. Life …

100 Skills Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

It’s been fodder for many a heated debate among men for centuries.<p>What skills should every man know?<p>A vast amount of ink and e-ink has been spilled …

Black Tie

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 …

DIY Outdoor Spaces and a Giveaway

Hey guys! There is no doubt about it – I LOVE SUMMER! Especially right at the start. I have so many plans for entertaining and hanging out with my …

This Super Cute Mother’s Day Gift Can Be Made in Less Than an Hour

You guys know Mother’s Day is May 8th, right? Instead of getting mom flowers, make her this adorable painted leather tassel keychain that will make her accessories look on point. These tassels are cute, trendy and so easy to make. We were inspired by painter Court of My Friend Court in painting …

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Heroic Imagination: How to be a Hero | The Art of Manliness

Every boy dreams of being a superhero, and knows that donning a cape or Spiderman costume is hardly just for Halloween.<p>But as we get older, we …

IKEA launches indoor garden that can grow food all year-round

If you’ve always wanted to grow your own veggies and herbs, but don’t have a yard where you can set up a garden, IKEA has the perfect product for …

12 Staging Tips to Sell Your Home

Buyers expect a lot from houses today, which makes selling your home a little bit of a challenge. Here are photos of actual homes that were staged to …

Selling

How to Turkey Hunt

Think of this as your ultimate spring turkey hunting guide. We've compiled pages of tips and advice explaining the basics, and then spiced it all up …

Other Essential Tools to Carry With You in the Backcountry

Other Essential Tools to Carry With You in the Backcountry Resident knife and tool nerd, Nick LeFort, has a few recommendations on some tools that …

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This Is The Cutest Damn Cat Tent Of All Time That You Can DIY

It's purrrrrfect.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>· Small men's t-shirt<p>· 2 wire hangers<p>· Wire cutter<p>· Pliers<p>· Gorilla tape<p>· Cardboard<p>1. Cut two 15x15 squares of cardboard. Brush on PVA glue and glue them together.<p>2. Using a wire cutter, cut the hook part of the hanger off. Straighten the wire to a …

How to Make Painted Rope Trivets

Materials Needed:<p>6" wooden plaques<br>• natural rope (jute, sisal)<br>• heat-resistant adhesive<br>• scissors<br>• acrylic paint in desired colors<br>• paintbrush<p>Begin by Adding …

12 Steps to Achieving a Meaningful Change in Your Business | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>No matter what you do or what industry you're in, chances …

3 Management Types That Drive Teams Crazy | Inc.com

Managers have a great opportunity to lead others. They also have the privilege to be a positive role model, but some do not take their role or responsibility seriously.<p>As the CEO of Aha! I now have the great opportunity to select hardworking leaders who respect our team and want to grow themselves. …

10 Smart Ways to Become More Dependable and Organized

Don't wait for someone to make plans for you, clean up after you, or create happiness for you. Be a doer. Make things happen for yourself.<p><i>How do I become a more dependable, organized person? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by</i> …

Body Language and Leadership | Inc.com

For me, the smallest details can make a big difference in leading my firm Corporate Rain and being its chief rainmaker. While I think a lot of entrepreneurial leaders do many of the following things instinctively, here are nine simple, apt tricks and techniques offered by my friend and body …

How to Be a Leader, Not a Manager | Inc.com

Let's get something straight: Manager and leader are <i>not</i> synonymous terms.<p>Manage implies maintaining the status quo. It's a manager's job to ensure that things go as planned and that the team meets expectations. Leading, on the other hand, has an inherent forward progression. Leaders encourage …

Team Building