Tag Archives for " Masculinity in Marriage "

Break The Mold

You can’t accept the truth until you accept you’ve been living a lie. The majority of men I know (majority as in 95%) are living their lives inside of a mold that was forged for them by white knights, women, and our society as a whole. As much as it sucks to accept you, my […]

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Intentional Discomfort

Keeping passion, desire, joy, and productivity in a marriage is difficult. The problem is that the things you do aren’t new and because they aren’t new they lose that initial feeling of wow. I’ve written about this in Remain UNpredictable as routine kills marriages. Routine = complacency and complacency = the death of attraction. This exact […]

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Bros, Dogs, & Beer

One of the earliest mistakes almost every new ‘unplugged’ man will make is that he will spew his confused, twisted, sad & angry emotions all over his wife. He will have come to the realization that up to this point he has been wasting his life and his wife is not attracted to the weaksauce […]

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 Are you a ‘Funny Fat Guy’?

If you haven’t seen the picture above, sorry for the rage you just experienced but I had to share it with someone. This photo has made its rounds on twitter (@TheFamilyAlpha) and the first time I saw it I immediately thought of something I’ve touched on before: The Funny Fat Guy. Unbeknownst to me at the […]

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A String & Some Polaroids

This past weekend I hiked a portion of the Appalachian Trail with a few buddies from my first deployment. As anyone who has gone camping with friends can tell you, eventually the subjects of conversation reach that ‘next level’ where things get deep. I had been touching on the surface of The Family Alpha with them, […]

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Balancing the Scales

Many men who are married or in long term relationships are turning the tide. They are reclaiming their masculinity and because of this their relationships are reaching new heights. As these men improve they are helping their spouse improve as well. So, not only is the quality of the marriage* rising but so to is […]

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