The Perfect Knot

      What does it mean when a man ties his tie correctly? Nothing really. It doesn’t make you stylish or cool. It won’t help you close that big deal or land a new job. I believe it’s just a life skill. Like being able to change a car tire. It’s just something you … Continue reading

The Art of Basketball | The Love of Basketball

I’m posting this video for no other reason than I’m 42 years old today…. and I just want to. That’s all.  

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Today is my birthday! I’m calling this my Jackie Robinson birthday. I’m not expecting to breakdown long-established barriers this year. But it would be nice if that happened. I’m not expecting to be the most influential or remarkable man of 2014/15. But I will become a better man this year. I’m not expecting to play pro baseball, … Continue reading

Failure gave me strength

    “Before success comes in any man’s life, he’s sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That’s exactly what the majority of men do.” – Napoleon Hill Never quit.    

Enjoying The Grand National Horse Race

 This post was written by Eric Crawford.   With the spring and summer style season nearly here, it’s the perfect time to take a look at a specific event I’ve always found exciting from a fashion standpoint – professional horse racing. Often seen more as festivals than athletic events, major horse races offer fans a … Continue reading

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year family, friends and Project 40 readers! All the best in 2014.

Movember | Are you ready

Movember is right around the corner. Do you know what mo’ style you’ll sport next month? I’m going with the ‘Beckham’ as pictured above. Wish me luck mo’ brothers.

My Goals | The Progress Report

My goals for the year are pretty straight forward. Basically in a nutshell I want to: Train like an athlete. Eat like a nutritionist. Sleep like a baby, and save like a financial planner. I’m not doing too bad. But so far it’s been a little more like: Train like a semi-pro athlete. Eat like … Continue reading

The Clothing Alterations Guide for Men

Brought to you by the style team at Balani Custom Clothiers.   A man on the go will often choose to pass the opportunity to repair his own belongings over to a professional. It doesn’t matter whether it’s your car, home, or even your clothes. But making these repairs yourself can save quite a bit … Continue reading

Project Drink This | Update

In my search for the best Old Fashioned in Toronto, I’ve come across many variations of the tried and true recipe. But now I feel my search may have come to an end. I’m prepared to say that Cibo Wine Bar and Restaurant on King Street West makes the best Old Fashioned in Toronto. It’s not a new … Continue reading