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Back from Vacation!

Some readers know that my family is connected to Make A Wish Foundation through my oldest son, Jalen.  Jalen suffers from type 1 diabetes and Idiopathic Thombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) and was granted a special wish to go to Disney World this month.  Our family just returned from that great adventure and I am settling back into a routine with Real Men, Real Dads. I strive to post new material at least every other day on the site and even through vacation I managed to keep this pace up.  Moving forward, I hope to post more frequently than that and really crank out some great new features and material.  Please keep reading and be sure to tell a friend! Thank you all so much for keeping me motivated with this site!  I hope I can … Read entire article »

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Must Have Items for Your Man Cave

Must Have Items for Your Man Cave

Must Have Items for Your Man Cave No home that shared with children and women should be without a man cave. What is a man cave you may ask? Quite simply, it is a place where we go to relax, unwind and just get away from it all. It is usually located in the basement or redesigned garage but can also occupy any room in the home. It is a place to go where you can … Read entire article »

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Top 10 Posts on RMRD (September 2011)

Top 10 Posts on RMRD (September 2011)

Real Men, Real Dads has been around for approximately three months with around 75 blog posts published.  As of August 25, 2011, here are the top ten posts on the site, just in case you have missed some of the great reading! Did you know I set up a Michael Bolton gig? It feels like it has jelly beans in it Scottie Pippen: Lebron James over Michael Jordan Do You Have Bieber Fever? (My Justin Bieber Rant) Quantitative Easing 2 … Read entire article »

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Only vacations and date nights?

Only vacations and date nights?

      In a marriage where children are part of the equation, priorities can conflict.  These conflicting priorities cause strain on the relationship between a husband and a wife, and it is important for the married couple find ways to spend time with each other.  The prevailing wisdom is that date nights and vacations are the only way to spend time together, but applying a different perspective can show a few other ways. There are moments when you and your … Read entire article »

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Prepping Your Garden For Vacation

Prepping Your Garden For Vacation

This article is provided for educational purposes and is reprinted unaltered from University of Vermont Extension. This article may not be republished or syndicated from Real Men, Real Dads. University of Vermont Extension Department of Plant and Soil Science Summer News Article PREPPING YOUR GARDEN FOR VACATION Dr. Leonard Perry, Extension Professor University of Vermont Of course we’re not talking about getting your garden ready to take a vacation, but rather to survive while you take one. How long you will be away, as well … Read entire article »

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