Entries by Chad

To Win, You Have To Act Above Your Situation

Note: Many, MANY of the ideas in this article are taken from Ray Dalio’s, Principles. It’s a book that every human who wants to live life well, and to live it better everyday, should read. Enjoy the article. When we are where we don’t want to be, we have to live as the man who […]

You’re Lucky to Be Alive: How to Not Waste the Gift

“Don’t pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.” – Bruce Lee Life’s hard. The higher you aim the harder it will become, and I don’t think that this should be seen as a complaint or even something we ought to want to change. Life is hard, we must […]

Never Forget.

Today was a good day… I woke up at 4am (I didn’t just ‘wake up’, I jumped up), and in a hurry ran downstairs, grabbed my hunting pack, my rifle from the safe in the garage, and started to pack everything together. I didn’t have time to pack the previous day because, after a long […]

8 Rules for Life: How to Stop Comparing and Start Winning

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” Theodore Roosevelt Nothing good comes from comparison. Not good can come from comparison, and even those things that are good turn sour by that nasty little habit that’s become far too common today. It’s easy to compare. We know far more people than we used to (without truly knowing […]

A Man’s Guide to Finding Freedom

A few years ago I spent a few months in Italy, came home, and then did another few months in Argentina and Uruguay. During both trips, where I would work and then explore, I had moments where I rented a car. I didn’t rent the car on either trip to get to a place, but to get […]

3 Ways to Lower Cortisol in Men

1. Change your mindset, go from worrier to warrior to lower your stress levels. We need stress for growth, but not in worry form. 3 books that’ll help: Epictetus: Enchiridion Marcus Aurelius: Meditations Seneca: Letters from a Stoic 2. Get outside! We’re not designed, bred, whatever you want to call it to live inside. We […]

Ease is the Enemy

“Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.” ― Theodore Roosevelt Ease isn’t your friend. It’s your […]

Athletic Greens: The Complete Micro Supplement For Men

Haven’t you ever wished for a super-supplement? One that contained essentially everything you needed to function optimally as a man, and could even make up for deficiencies in your diet? Well, I’ve got one for you to check out—It’s called Athletic Greens  and its claim to fame is that it’s a “complete supplement.” Basically, it’s a […]

What My Former Boss Taught Me About Being A Man

You’re of no use if people can’t DEPEND ON YOU. That means you cannot always be dependent on others. You need to be standing tall, standing strong, standing firm with your virtues and convictions. As men, we need to be hard working, but man, those barbarian virtues that Theodore Roosevelt talked about are VERY important. […]