I‘m sorry biscuits. I‘ve been cheating on you. No longer am I stuffing you full of bacon, eggs, and cheese, or slathering you with sawmill gravy. I‘ve found a new love - something faster, easier, and dare I say, a wee bit healthier. I‘m talking about breakfast tacos. Truth be told, breakfast tacos are not  The post How to Make the Perfect Breakfast Taco appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
When I was a boy, whenever there was a food or activity that I didn‘t want to partake of or participate in, my dad, like most dads in America, would tell me, It‘ll put hair on your chest! When you‘re an eight-year-old boy, you intuitively understand that one of the things that makes you a  The post 10 Things That Will Put Hair on Your Chest appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
I‘m sorry biscuits. I‘ve been cheating on you. No longer am I stuffing you full of bacon, eggs, and cheese, or slathering you with sawmill gravy. I‘ve found a new love - something faster, easier, and dare I say, a wee bit healthier. I‘m talking about breakfast tacos. Truth be told, breakfast tacos are not  The post How to Make the Best Breakfast Taco appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
Leonardo da Vinci has become the ultimate archetype of the creative genius. Besides his famous paintings, including the Mona Lisa, da Vinci had insights into anatomy and optics that would take science a few hundred years to verify. While Leonardo‘s genius seems like a gift from the gods, my guest today argues that it was  The post Podcast #257: How to Be a Creative Genius Like da Vinci appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner and that means one thing: turkey. Preparing, and especially carving, a turkey for loved ones at Thanksgiving is a task often assigned to the family patriarch. Roasted flesh, sharp knives, popping joints - it just doesn‘t get much more virile than that! Rather than fumble around and end up  The post How to Carve a Turkey appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
Editor‘s note: After the Battle of Bull Run, Ulysses S. Grant was appointed colonel of a regiment of infantry.In this excerpt from his personal memoirs, he reveals the anxiety he felt as he led his men in their first serious expedition in Missouri and approached a group of Confederate irregulars led by a colonel named  The post Manvotional: The Lesson General Grant Learned About Fear During the Civil War appeared first on The Art of Manli
Earlier this year, we launchedThe Pocket Guide to Action: 116 Meditationson the Art of Doingby Kyle Eschenroeder. So far it‘s only been available exclusively from The Art of Manliness Store, but we‘ve had requests to make it available on Amazon as well. We‘re happy to announce you can now buy The Pocket Guide to Actionon  The post The Pocket Guide to Action Is Now Available on Amazon appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
The Art of Manliness is intentionally and rigorously politically neutral, and I‘ve never before had a politician on the podcast. But then, never before has a previous guest gone on to become the governor of a state. I‘ve previously had Eric Greitens, a former Rhodes scholar, humanitarian worker, and Navy SEAL on the show to  The post Podcast #355: Leadership and Public Service With Gov. Eric Greitens appeared first on The Art of Man
Target shooting has been around for over 100 years. In its earliest forms, enthusiasts stuffed glass balls with feathers and then waited as their friends tossed them in the air to be blown apart mid-flight. Since then, it has evolved from a leisurely day of hunting practice to a highly competitive international sport. Unfortunately, the  The post How to Shoot Clay Pigeons appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
Some watch styles have become menswear classics that will never go out of style thanks to their heritage, their craftsmanship, their handsome good looks, and, let‘s not fool ourselves, their price tag. Never underestimate the power of luxury to make something a classic. If you‘ve got 3,000 of disposable income, a classic luxury wristwatch is  The post Affordable Alternatives to Classic Luxury Watches appeared first on The Art of Man
Procrastination. We‘ve all done it and we tell ourselves we‘ll never do it again. So we come up with an elaborate time management system to get us on track only to find ourselves continuing to put things off. While some procrastination can be mildly infuriating, chronic procrastination can be financially, professionally, and personally devastating -  The post Podcast #356: How to Finally Beat Procrastination appeared first on The Ar
Editor‘s note: The following rules for civil conversation were written in 1692 by the influential English jurist Matthew Hale in a letter to his children. It‘s amazing how well they hold up over three centuries later! (The text has been abridged and re-formatted from the original.) 1. Never speak anything for a truth which you  The post 12 Rules for Civil Conversation appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
Alexander Graham Bell possessed one of the most fertile and brilliant minds in modern history. Though he is famous for inventing the telephone, he also developed or helped develop a photophone (which wirelessly communicated sound on a beam of light), a proto-metal detector, the airplane that made the first manned flight in the British Commonwealth,  The post Alexander Graham Bell‘s Secret to Greater Productivity appeared first on The Art
Picture this: You‘re sitting in your car at a stoplight mindlessly staring off into the distance when a memory from your childhood pops into your mind. Initially, thinking about the memory makes you feel happy, but then you start feeling a pang of sadness for that time long gone. If you‘ve experienced that feeling of  The post Podcast #353: Nostalgia - Its Benefits and Downsides appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
Physical training has a lot of carry over to other domains of your life. It can help you become a better husband and father, a more productive worker, and a more disciplined student. My guest today is a living manifestation of the multiplier effect that physical training produces. His name is Dan John. He holds  The post Podcast #354: Brains Brawn - Tips and Inspiration on Being a Well-Rounded Man appeared first on The Art of Manliness.
Several years ago researchers presented modern males with some pretty bad news: men today have 20% less testosterone than men did at the same age just two decades ago.On the heels of those unfortunate findings has recently come another bad omen for male virility: sperm counts have dropped by more than half over the last  The post Modern Men‘s Sperm Levels Are Falling; Here‘s How to Protect Yours appeared first on The Art of Manlines