Rising Father

5 Common Mistakes Men Make With Their Money

When it comes to finances, many men are at a disadvantage. We aren’t raised with the best money skills, and we often take shortcuts that end up costing us in the long run. This blog details five mistakes men make when they’re trying to balance their account, spend on discretionary income, or save for retirement. And […]

Practical Ways for Men to Save More Money: 5 Useful Tips

A lot of us think about saving money, but when the rubber meets the road, we don’t. We know we should, we’ve been told to, but something always comes up. It’s never too late for you to finally start doing this, and it doesn’t matter where you live or how much you make. You only need the right […]

9 FUN Ways to Teach Kids About Financial Literacy

Do you want your children to grow up with better financial habits than you did? Teaching kids about personal finances can seem like a daunting task at first, but it is easier than it may seem. All that is needed are some simple steps and creativity. This blog will go over some of these steps and […]

6 Ways Fathers can Make Money Online

Being a world-class father and holding down a career is difficult. You have to make time for your family while also making enough money to support them. Sometimes it doesn’t seem like you’ll be able to juggle everything, but luckily there are many opportunities to take advantage of this year.  In this post, we will take […]

The 5 Reasons to start an online business if you’re a father

Online entrepreneurship is a lucrative side hustle or career change for many fathers. But,  it can be hard to figure out where to start. Here are five reasons why starting an online business is a great idea if you’re a father who wants to spend more time with their kids and level up your freedom. 1) […]

Don’t Let Fear Stop You From Starting Something New

I’m the guy on the bottom getting his ass kicked by a Brazilian black belt. But guess what? I love it, and it’s ok to get your ass kicked. This was me about 6 months in as a white belt. Ass kickings (it’s a word) are going to happen if you want to start anything […]

I added jiu jitsu to my life when I was 33, Here’s why you should too.

I’ve always wanted to do martial arts. As a kid, I begged my parents to do karate, wrestling, boxing, anything fight related. I was one of 9 kids, so there wasn’t money or time to throw at these classes. The closest I came was wrestling my brothers or reading karate magazines and trying moves on each […]

Brewing Beer At Home: A Beginner’s Guide

If you’re a beginner and need help getting started with brewing your own beer at home, this is the blog post for you! We’ll go over what equipment you can use, how to get started with recipes, some of the best beers to start out with, and more. Reading this will be sure to give you […]

5 Manly Hobbies You can Start Today: Take Your Man Card Back

It’s time to take your man card back. You may not be the manliest man in the world, but that doesn’t mean you can’t start some manly hobbies and have a little fun. Men need to have an outlet for their energy. If not,  it will build up inside them and show up as negativity, depression, […]

8 Steps To Start Golfing: A Guide For Men

As golf becomes more popular in the United States, many men are interested in learning how to play. However, golf can seem like an intimidating sport with a steep learning curve for beginners. This is not true! Golf is actually one of the most accessible sports out there, and it doesn’t take much time or money […]

Who needs the gym? 10 bodyweight exercises you can do at home

Do you hate the gym? Want to get fit but don’t have time for a routine workout? Maybe body weight exercises are your answer. Check out this blog post where we discuss 10 body weight exercises that can be done at home and WHY you should be incorporating body weight exercises into your workout. You’ll find […]

How to Take Hold of Your Dad Strength: Three Tips

Ever hear of dad strength? It’s more of a scientific fact than a legend. Dad’s have the ability to grab you no matter what age and somehow have control over your entire body. Even if you’ve got a classic DAD BOD, you still have that natural dad strength coursing through your veins. Even though we are […]

5 Tips for the Perfect Home Gym

Building a home gym doesn’t have to be difficult. There are many people who have found success in getting a great workout with limited space and equipment. This blog post is about how you can get started on your own journey towards fitness, without breaking the bank or sacrificing your sanity. We will discuss 5 tips […]

Leg Workouts: Why Men Should Commit

As a father, it can be tough to find the time to stay in shape. One thing you should never cut from your schedule is leg workouts. Leg exercises are an essential part of a balanced fitness routine that builds strength, speed, and stability in those large muscles. Plus, working these muscles will keep your body […]

5 Exercises To Build a Bigger Chest

Every guy wants a big chest, right? Not only for strength but it’s nice having them pop through a t-shirt or create a nice shirt-overhang that hides our belly 🙂 For most guys, chest workouts start and end with the bench press. It’s a hangover from high school days and after school hangouts in the weight […]

Do kids grow up too fast or do we?

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I often hear parents with older kids say some version of… “all children eventually stop wanting to do fun, cute, and “little kid” things like cuddling, being affectionate, reading stories before bed, wrestling, playing with toys…etc… and these kids will inevitably develop into boring middle schoolers who stare at phones all day and only talk […]

5 Reasons Being A Father Is More Than Just A Babysitting Gig

Great memories… This is me and my daughter, Lauren, early in the morning at a summer vacation home. I woke up early to go down to the lake, and she was laying in bed with her eyes open staring at me. I scooped her up and gave her my hoodie. Some of my most vivid memories […]

Life is Memories.

Great memories… This is me and my daughter, Lauren, early in the morning at a summer vacation home. I woke up early to go down to the lake, and she was laying in bed with her eyes open staring at me. I scooped her up and gave her my hoodie. Some of my most vivid memories […]

Allow your Dreams to Grow with You.

Don’t be a slave to your childhood dreams. Sure, they might be the most emotional and vivid memories you have. But… Resist the urge to make life-changing decisions based on what you were passionate about at 10 years old. Allow yourself the freedom to grow and change. Your perspective can change… thinking can change… priorities can […]

Why You Need Optimal Testosterone: 6 Benefits

Let’s talk about the hormone that brings out the man in men. That of course is testosterone. In this blog, we will talk about some of the physiological and psychological benefits of this hormone and why you should work to keep levels high. Men begin to produce testosterone as early as seven weeks after conception. […]

Being a Man: Whatever comes, face it on your feet.

Every father needs to face his challenges head-on. Don’t hide from adversity, but face it. When men overcome a challenge, they learn valuable life lessons and harden like steel in a forge. Fathers need to be strong and show the world that masculinity is not dead. If he faces obstacles or difficulties, he must confront them […]

7 Ways Men Can Naturally Boost Testosterone

Among all the hormones that affect male sexual health, testosterone is undoubtedly the most important. The decline in testosterone levels is undeniable as a person ages, however there are steps that can be taken to counteract this drop. The importance of testosterone in men cannot be understated. A few of the benefits are: It helps to […]

Fathers Are Essential

As a father, you better believe you are an essential member of the family. Not only are you nice to have around for the inevitable dad joke, you can literally make or break the future of your children and family. Check out the shocking statistics below of fatherless families from the U.S. Census Bureau. There […]