"I'm also in the Chicago area. Anything linen or light weight cotton works for summer as "dressy-casual". Generally speaking, summer colors are lighter and/or brighter but it's not critical if that's not your style."
"Impatience is a dangerous thing. I've gone through this three times, and it took the third time to finally figure things out. I could drop weight quick, but it would always come back. I finally figured out what works for my body, and keeps me…"
"I'm having a difficult time understanding how one's shoes fall apart within a week so am unable to offer advice. I had a friend in high school who dragged his heels when he walked. It was so obvious that it was his fault his heels wore…"
"In addition to technique, the tie also matters. The wider the tie at the knot area, the easier. Experiment more with your technique such as going tighter or looser with the knots and see how that impacts things. Keep practicing, but if you…"
I've been shaving (with razor) my head for about 12 to 15 years. It's just part of who I am now. I get complements on occasion, directly or not. Often from short woman who clearly can't see the top/top-back of my head. I…"
"I fell in love recently, and although I haven't had sex with this woman, I've lost almost all interest in porn. So......try falling in love? :)
Yes, I realize this is not a real answer but it is my current reality. I'm just not…"
"Never listen to a woman in this situation. She's not the one that has to potentially deal with busted teeth, or a little time in a cell for assault and battery. If she wants to make a statement let her, then at least you'll be empty…"
"Personally speaking, I don't like owning expensive cars (I see it as a transportation device, not a symbol of my wealth) but I have no problems with people who like them for difference reasons.
I find it hard to believe that today's…"
"It's a nice tradition between you and your father, and that's a great looking knife. Personally speaking, I don't carry anything. I do my best to avoid/get away rather than have someone turn my weapon against me. That's not a…"
"I worked part time while going to school. About a year before graduation I finally found a job as a temp employee for a company in my field. A year later I graduated. Shortly after that I was offered full time employment. This was about 16 years…"
"Disclaimer. I've never used online dating.
But it seems to me that the way people interact online has changed. The long introduction once favoured by the match.com and similar sites which lets people match up a bunch of stuff seems to have…"
"To start, the Aperos:
At the beginning, there was only the Aperos, a realm of reality beyond the what the five senses of men easily know. It is shaped not by winds or rains, but by the wills of those who can interact with it. Without input it is…"
Mythopoeia is defined as "the making of myths". In this thread, right here, right now, let us make a collaborative mythology, because why not.We can add little post to it, and keeping developing it for as long as some of us remain interested. See More
"You can't help someone who doesn't want to be helped. Protect your boys. Let her know you're there to help if she needs it. Otherwise ... you might as well mind your own business. She's not going to listen…"
My ex has been dating an alcoholic abusive policemen on and off for about 4 years. After she sued him for damages related to an injury from his drunken rage, they parted ways for a year and a half but now appear to be back together. She is keeping him away from our sons (now 11 and 13) but her personality changes a lot when they are together. She disconnects maternally from our sons and becomes combative to me and her family of origin. Unless there is some trauma to boys, I don’t have good…See More
"Id say we get pubic hair in our early teens and then spend the rest of our lives figuring out what it means to be a man. Enjoy the journey. Initiation and mentoring help, along with maintaining life-long male friendships, which is quite…"
"I watched the yiannopoulosm video and one quote caught my attention: in an outrage culture, it pays to be outrageous. He and Donald Trump are more about their personal brands than anything substantial. The divisism of both may have…"