The life of a man, the style of a man, the lifestyle of a man - it's a riddle that changes during every stage of life that a guy goes through. What's expected, what's resented, what behaviors are deemed appropriate, what kind of social interaction is required; and the more humans that populate the planet and the more sensory overload gets thrown on there, the more difficult it al becomes.
Which is why, when it comes to men's lifestyle, there are some important checks and balances to consider as you move about your timeline. Consider the necessity of rehab, staying physically active, the dating cycle, smart financial decisions, and separating dreams from reality.
Going To Rehab
When you think of all the times that men are pushed hard to party and participate in the much glorified club life, it's no surprise that the backlash and balance to overdoing this behavior is that you might earn a trip to rehab. This isn't something to be ashamed of, but it is a necessity for people who have taken life too far or too extreme to it to be fully satisfying for reasons of addictive behavior.
Keeping Engaged With Life Through Physical Activity
And there's also a lot of pressure on men to go to the gym and work out and have the physique of the perfect body builder. But, you can overdo the physicality thing as well as underdo it. When trying to find the right lifestyle for you in terms of activity, pay attention to your friends and family, and if some part of your health routine is stressing them out, either than you're too into it or too far away, consider taking a step back.
And dating is necessarily going to change every time you go through a new phase of your life. And with the advent of apps like Tinder, there's a whole lot of new wrinkles in the equation that you have to decipher as you go along, and there's not enough hard data about it currently to be able to predict the future.
Making Smart Financial Choices
And financial choices are going to change along the way as well. The lifestyle of the younger and more carefree is going to suggest that you spend money in order to make money, or that you enjoy your youth while you're young. As you get older, saving money becomes a more important lifestyle choice.
Separating Dreams and Reality
And finally, during each stage of life you're going to have your dreams, and then you're going to have your reality. If you don't learn to separate them along the way, there's a good chance you're going to end up with some strangely mismanaged expectations.