Ask The Readers: Anniversary Ideas

As you read this post, my wife and I are lounging on the beach in the Caribbean as we celebrate our anniversary. While we normally don't do anything "big" for our anniversaries, this one is our 15th. Our usual celebration would be dinner out together. Actually, on our...

Man Up: Quit Coddling Your Kids

This is a recent post from Brett McKay of Art of Manliness that is too good not to share. I look around at young people these days, and I honestly fear for the future of my country. People are becoming less and less resilient and more and more clueless on how to...

Awake @ The Wheel's Take On A Simple Marriage

There are several bloggers that I read regularly. Many of which several thousand other people follow as well. Recently I began contacting some of these bloggers seeking a contribution for The Simple Marriage Project. Whether it be a guest post, a few thoughts, or an...

The 40-Day Random Act Of Kindness Experiment

Photo courtesy joesflickr The world in which we live is often an isolated existence. Days can go by and no real meaningful contact with another human happens. If we choose, even in our densely populated cities, we can live life alone. Even neighborhoods in the suburbs...

Presenting The 7th Edition Of The Manival!

Welcome to the seventh edition of the Manival. In this week's edition the ride to manly manhood continues. Feel free to burp, scratch, or even pass gas while you are going through all the great entries. Thanks for all those who contributed. Please be sure to Stumble,...

Ask The Readers: Squeezing The Toothpaste

Photo courtesy manu contreras While this may open up a Pandora's Box in your marriage, I'm hoping the fallout around your house isn't too bad. This week's question: [poll id="2"] For added adventure with bathroom procedures, a bonus question: the direction the toilet...

Man Up: Power

Photo courtesy delitefulimage This is part 3, if you missed the money or the sex discussion, follow the links provided. Now on to power. Males today live in a precarious position. If a male steps up to the plate and strives to become the man the media displays, he...

The Manival is Coming! The Manival is Coming!

The Manival will be descending upon The Simple Marriage Project next week. Find a safe place for the women and children. In case you have no idea what the Manvial is, no worries. It's a collection of posts written for men, and then I guess indirectly for women. If...

Best of Simple Marriages, May 2008

May has been quite a month. Readership numbers are up, subscriber numbers have nearly doubled. All this is thanks to you. Many thanks again in helping make this little project happen! In case you missed any posts in May, here are a few of the best. The Man Up/Woman Up...

Please Pass the Manners

Editor's Note: This is a guest from Kathy Sena of Parent Talk Today. The three children vied for their mother’s attention and sipped from plastic juice bottles as their mom and grandmother unloaded the cart in the Target checkout line ahead of me. Of course, it was...