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Selfish Slacker Nancy Boys Don’t Read Their Kids Bedtime Stories. Real Men Do.

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2011 Old School Holiday Gift Guide

Yes, it’s that time of year. I supposed I should have had this up on the now ubiquitous Cyber Monday. Let’s think of this post as being 51 weeks early for next year! These items are quintessentially Old School. There’s something for every budget because frugality is Old School, too. Many have been mentioned previously … Continue reading »

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OSR Book Reviews

Old School men read books. Let’s look at three that would look good on any Old School bookshelf. All would make great holiday gifts for an Old School Man, even if that man is you. The Backyard Homestead: Produce all the food you need on just a quarter acre! Carleen Madigan (Editor) Long time OSR readers … Continue reading »

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You’ve Read Too Much. Now Start Doing.

A Parable: How Did SIX Chickens Cross The Road? I have a chicken tractor (a portable chicken coop that I move around the homestead) in my backyard. It contains six hens or, as I greet them when I feed them, “Hello, ladies.” I feed them. Make sure they have water. Get eggs when they give … Continue reading »

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Projects For Old School Boy Fun (Part 1)

(And Old School Dad Fun, Too!!) The REAL Dangerous Book for Boys In 2007 The Dangerous Book for Boys was a bestselling sensation. I feel it’s a great book, even with what you’re about to read. This book encouraged me to start (or more accurately, renew) my collection of this literary genre. The most dangerous … Continue reading »

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