Posts in the Category: Fatherhood

Wolf & Iron Podcast #014: Jason MacKenzie on Being a Better Man Through Authenticity and Vulnerability

Posted in - Family & Fatherhood & Podcast on February 22nd 2017 0 Comments Jason MacKenzie profile wolf and iron podcast

I don’t know when it happened, but at some point we denigrated the enlightened, renaissance man and esteemed the stoic, ridged, emotionally detached man instead. Introspection and a genuine understanding of our gifts and our failings, can lead a man to be better. It requires a good deal of humility for a man …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #013: 3rd Manniversary, What’s in Store for 2017, and Family Issues

Posted in - Family & Fatherhood & Manniversary & Marriage & Podcast on November 5th 2016 0 Comments michael-yarbrough-manniversary

Hey gents! Wolf and Iron has finished up its 3rd year of manliness and I wanted to talk a little about what’s coming up in 2017, but more importantly, I wanted to give an update on what’s going on with my family life. As some of you may remember, I posted on Facebook …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #009: Larry Hagner of The Good Dad Project on Being an Awesome Dad, Fitness, Fathering Forward, & More

Posted in - Family & Fatherhood & Fitness & Podcast & Virtues on July 11th 2016 0 Comments Larry Hagner and Sons

Author, speaker, podcaster, and founder of The Good Dad Project, Larry Hagner, joins me on the Wolf & Iron podcast to talk about one of the most important topics a man can succeed in: Fatherhood. Larry is such an open guy and we covered a lot of ground in this episode. The piece …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #008: EuGene Jordan on Marriage, Fatherhood, Cohabitation, A Man’s Role & More

Posted in - Family & Fatherhood & Marriage & Podcast on June 27th 2016 0 Comments EuGene Jordan and Daughter Wolf and Iron Podcast

EuGene Jordan, founder of menandmarriage.com, and I have a chinwag about the state of manliness and marriage in the UK and the typical issues many men face when committing to the high calling of married life. This is a great conversation, not only for the bounty of wisdom you’ll garner, but also …

Wolf & Iron Podcast #007: Father’s Day Special – Our Good Fathers

Posted in - Character & Family & Fatherhood & Podcast & Virtues on June 17th 2016 0 Comments Wolf and Iron Fathers Day Podcast Special_Fotor

For this special Father’s Day episode of the Wolf and Iron podcast, I sent out a clarion call to men who have had good influences in their lives, either a grandfather, father, or mentor, to share a bit about those good men and the legacy of generational blessings they left behind. It was …

Raising Sons: Initiating them into the World of Men (Man Ceremony)

Posted in - Character & Family & Fatherhood & Virtues on August 7th 2015 6 Comments Liam looking at gift

“You don’t raise heroes, you raise sons. And if you treat them like sons, they’ll turn out to be heroes, even if it’s just in your own eyes.” – Wally M. Schirra, American Naval Officer & Astronaut, 1923-2007

I have two sons, Harvey (16) and Liam (13), who have birthdays that …

TRThursday: Teddy’s Father, Theodore (Thee) Roosevelt Sr. (aka “Great Heart”)

Posted in - Americana & Family & Father's Day & Fatherhood & TRThursday on June 18th 2015 1 Comments TRThursday

“My father got me breath, he got me lungs, strength, life. I could breathe, I could sleep when he had me in his arms.” – Theodore Roosevelt on his father

I write this article on the eve of Father’s Day, so I thought it appropriate to take a closer look at …