Matt Christensen

Wisdom

26 Pieces of Excellent Marriage Advice From Unexpected Sources

Real estate agents. Bed bug lawyers. Jewelers. Some of the best advice for a happy partnership comes from those you might never ask.

Looking Back

What I Wish My Dad Did More When I Was Little

There’s always more to do.

Life

What I Felt Dropping My Kid Off at School For the First Time, According to 11 Dads

It's a day of big emotions.

Home Buying

What I Wish We’d Done Differently When Buying Our First Home

Home buying is a huge ordeal with a lot of room for error. If these parents could go back and do it again, this is what they’d do differently.

Love

Dating After Divorce: What It’s Like to Get Back Out There, According to 12 Men

Getting back out there is different for everyone.

Looking Back

What I Wish I Did With My Kids More Often When They Were Little

A dozen dads-who’ve-been-there tell us what they would’ve done differently.

Support Network

12 Thoughtful Texts To Send A Stressed Out Partner

When your significant other is dealing with considerable stress, these messages of support may just be what they need to read.

Life

10 Helpful Texts to Send Your Partner When They’re Having a Bad Day

The right message can go a long way.

Relationships

25 Pieces Of Marriage Advice From Couples Who’ve Been Together 25+ Years

What keeps a relationship going for the long haul? Here are the honest answers from those who've been married for a quarter-century or more.

Pricey Relics

The Most Valuable LEGO Sets and Minifigures Ever Released

Might want to check the attic for some of these legendary — and valuable — pieces of Lego lore.

Say You're Sorry

12 Texts to Send Your Partner After a Big Fight

Whether you want to send a tactful message of regret for taking things too far or a simple note to help you re-engage later, here's what to consider.

See Ya Later

Why I Quit My Job During the Great Resignation, According to 7 Men

Here, seven dads who said au revoir to their employers during the pandemic discuss why they left and how the decision worked out.

You're So Sweet

30 Sweet Texts to Send Your Partner Just Because

Is there any better reason?

Pump Problems

9 Tips to Help You Save Gas This Summer

Because with gas prices are this brutal, every little bit counts.

Good to Know

What I’m Glad I Knew About Myself Before I Became a Dad, According to 12 Men

“I threw out all of the toxicity and ego society places on men, and decided to be an honest, loving father that my family could be proud of.”

How You Doin'?

20 Flirty Texts to Send Your Wife Just Because

They’re cheesy. But that’s the point. 

Life

How to Give a Really Good Back Massage: 6 Expert Tips to Master

Bring your rub-down skills to the next level by following these expert tips.

Life

What I Wish I Knew About My Partner Before Having Kids, According to 12 Men

As experienced fathers can attest, asking these questions early will help you both in the long run.

Life

What I Wish I Knew Before I Turned 40, According to 12 Men

Hitting middle age teaches us a lot about ourselves. Here are a few hard-won lessons men wish they knew before reaching the milestone.

Life

8 Things to Do When You’re Feeling Very Impatient

The big challenge with impatience is that it's largely justifiable. The way you respond, however, may not be.