ThatIsBeyond… “turn the volume up on flat, lifeless hair” with Murdock London

Murdock London is one of the quintessential brands in the modern man’s arsenal. Amazing barbers with a focus on the experience of having a hair cut or shave, but they also offer way more than just a trim! I have raved for years about their product range. Their fragrances are modern and masculine blends, that […]

ThatIsBeyond… Mental Health / Mortal Peril

I spend most of my life thinking that mortal peril is surely heading my way. It only takes someone to look a little pale on the tube and I can be led awake days later whilst my brain convinces me that I have an unknown illness which is bound to make me vomit. I have […]

ThatIsBeyond… Top ”Summer” Tips for the modern man!

As the season of sun, sand & sea is now officially underway, I start to think about a few ways that I can improve my experience of Summer even from the office! Looking good and feeling confident is especially important in the warmer months (it’s all the shirtless time, in short shorts and beachwear, which […]

ThatIsBeyond… the small life changes that make a big, big difference.

As a perpetual worrier about what people think of me, I have a pretty full-on work ethic. I have been super driven about attaining my achievements and always wanting people to believe in me and my work. The pressure that self-builds and rests on my shoulders can be pretty debilitating and stressful. Along with this, […]

ThatIsBeyond… Kennies boxer briefs, mental health and the models that I want to be mates with!

It’s not every day that you can truly say that you have an affinity with a brand. There can be lots of variables that get in the way. One of the key issues being tackled in recent months is male mental health and I think, that when it comes to fashion, I am greatly affected […]

ThatIsBeyond… 7 months on – A dad reflecting on the birth of his son.

It has taken seven months to get to grips with the birth of my son. Between the sleep deprivation, the tiring days at work and the constant joy of having this amazing new person in your life, the words just weren't getting onto the page the way that I wanted them to!The perspective that this […]

ThatIsBeyond… The Bulletproof Boxer Brief Test featuring HOM Underwear.

In this post I put the iconic HO1 Original Long Boxer briefs to the ultimate test! There are many ways to judge a good pair of pants! For some people,what is important, is based purely on aesthetics. For others it will be comfort or functionality, but for the majority of men (like me) it is […]

ThatIsBeyond… ‘Men In Progress’ with LYNX

With recent events in my life and My first Father’s Day just around the corner, it made me think about what makes a man?  If you were to ask me what is a man, I would simply thrust this picture towards you. My Dad.  But me and him are so different! so is there a […]

ThatIsBeyond… The politics of fatherhood.

It’s not very often that I get political on my blog! There are many reasons for this, but one of those reasons is not that I don’t have my own informed position. Politics can be devisive. We can get so caught up on one issue, that all of a sudden we realise that we have […]

ThatIsBeyond…Baldwin Moisturising Lotion – Savvy care for men

   For the beginning of 2016 I have been using this moisturiser as part of my daily morning routine. It comes in this great packaging and features Argan oil, Vitamin C & E and Dead Sea minerals. Needless to say I was excited to take this for a whirl! Firstly, It smells really good! It […]