"I really enjoyed Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters by Meg Meeker. A lot of it applies to boys as well, though obviously it is most applicable to girls. Dr. Meeker wrote a companion book for boys too (Boys Should Be Boys) but I didn't…"
"I used 1 2 3 Magic, and it was a good book for us. Basic premise is that they will ditch unacceptable behavior through repetition and prompts. Its a calm way of approaching misbehavior and consequences.
What to Expect the Toddler Years, was good."
Any suggestions on books about parenting, I know there are a lot of books about children up to year 1 but what about books for children 2 and up and how to raise them, discipline, child development etc.
""The three most destructive words that every man receives when he's a boy is when he's told to 'Be a man.'"
Nobody ever told me that. I assumed that meant it was off the table. How delightful to find out it…"
There is a film coming out this year called "The Mask You live in". It is going to explore masculinity in the USA.It will discuss this danger of telling boys such as "be a man" or "man up". This will lead to boys growing up keeping their emotions inside and eventually develop behavioral problems.I'm not sure what to make of all this at all so I haven't really formed a solid opinion yet.This trailer will explain it better than I:(Website: …See More
"S. Dallas: "So your answer to me saying that there is no forest is to change the metaphor to one of sheep and wolves and sheepdogs in hopes to maybe win that one since this one turned to shit on you, forgetting that I called you out on that one…"
"Liam S: "Does believing yourself to be a patriot, make you one? Or is that job relegated to the hindsight and the history books?"
Good question, Liam. As I know you are fully aware, history tends to be written by the victors who…"