Kite Boarding

Rookie Wind Surfing

Kite Boarding Every time I drove by Hood River, Oregon I would look down into the Columbia river and watch all the windsurfers and kiteboarders wh...

Cave Skills: Your Go To Stomach Buster

Every man needs to be able to cook something solid and manly -- a go-to meal or slab of meat that’s more interesting than spaghetti but still easy...
Mud Bog Racing Man Makes Fire

Mud Bog Racing

Tweet This Article Trucks, Mud, Racing, and Fried Snickers: There just isn't an activity much more manly than mud bog racing. When Charles Quin...
Duct Tape and First Aid Man Makes Fire

Tape and Glue: First Aid For Men

"Yup, that's going to need four stitches." "Nope, I'm not going to get stitches." I don't know how many times you have heard this conversation, ...
Hunter or Gatherer - Man Makes Fire

Hunter or Gatherer – It’s Your Life

"It’s better to die on your feet than to live on your knees." — Emiliano Zapata I like to categorize people and things because categorizing helps me...
Day Old Cows - Raising Food - Man Makes Fire

Cooler than a Convertible

Here's the scene: I'm picking up the oldest son from school. A spotless and shiny white convertible pulls up next to us. "Dad, that's a convertible...
Great Wall of China

Adventure Far Beyond Your Backyard

Part of my New Year’s resolution this year is to travel to new places. Luckily, I have one of those jobs that affords me the occasional opportunit...