Spend on Experiences – Not Stuff

Thomas DeLeire at the University of Wisconsin recently published research examining nine major categories of consumption. His discovery was that the o...

Share Like a Man

The last beer. . . . Everyday -- heck every hour -- it seems that I'm trying to teach my boys about sharing. At first, I took the totally wrong ap...

Rhythm vs Rut

Definitely a rut. Back in my Marine Corps days I was instructing rooks on Humvee (High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle) driving. A pretty fu...
Razor Clam

West Coast Razor Clams

  I know, I know, razor clamming? Glorified hole digging? How the hell does that make it onto Man Makes Fire? Here is the situation: The w...
Warrior Dash

Make Adventure a Lifestyle

I know you're thinking there is no possible way between work, wife, kids, house, and football that you can cram quality adventure into the slightly le...