Recently I have been thinking about fatherhood, in terms of when your children are, well, no longer children. What do you see as the father's role and responsibilities in helping his young adult…Continue
"I have 3 kids - 13, 10 , 7. As a father my role is to show respect and caring for their mother, as an example on how my son should treat his wife and hopefully what my girls should expect from a husband. I hope I am displaying a strong work ethic,…"
"I have always believed, and have said so here from time to time, that the most important, the only thing a parent can truly give a child, is a good example. If you give your children a good example, you will have given them everything they…"
"Still trying to work through that issue.
I have a daughter headed off to college and a son who will be a senior next year. To say it has been hard is an understatement. Everyone tells you that you need to let go, to trust what…"
Recently I have been thinking about fatherhood, in terms of when your children are, well, no longer children. What do you see as the father's role and responsibilities in helping his young adult progeny? How should a father shift from more hands on and rule setting parenting to his new role as more of an adviser or guide to early adulthood?I think an interesting follow up to this discussing which should be a forum in its own right is, how and should the responsibilities and the treatment of…See More
"Yelling Allahu Akbar and murdering people for being non-Muslim has nothing to do with Islam. Men who have sex with teenage boys are heterosexuals. Rape is not a sexual crime. Cold weather is evidence of global warming. (As is…"
"Bread is certainly not one of those things that work exactly the same every time. It is an acquired skill to be good at baking quality bread. Baked goods are huge around here, from sandwich and Italian and French loaves to rolls to cookies, homemade…"
"But we _can_ all be _metaphorical_ or _archetypal_ kings -- and warriors, and magicians, and lovers. That is, everyone has every archetype inside -- if it's a basic one, it's one that gets activated (or avoided!) daily (though it may…"
"Not me. Sometimes I follow the recipe and it turns out as moist, delicious bread. Next time I follow the recipe and I get a brick swimming in grease. I like things that when you do what the instructions say, it works!
"Their pages about "Game" are pretty funny, and theres some good articles on RoK.
Its a shame their readers are bigoted, homophobic, misogynistic fools that have mistaken masculinity and the male movement for heterosexual male…"