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
"It's hard to assess the situation without knowing why and in what context you made that statement about physical strength but, assuming that you had positive intentions, and keeping in mind that I'm a full-on bleeding heart far left…"
"What makes you think vanity is the reason for that. My wife almost never drives when I'm in the car ... but it isn't because I care at all about being seen in the passenger's seat.
I like to drive. She…"
"Since I'm in Alabama I looked them up and they are in the same boat as Colorado, it is on the books but currently shuttered. But I'm thining something that isn't deployable, more just emergency response.
And I disagree…"