"Don't have any organized activity ideas, but what about a "mini-Walden" week. Basically just get away to somewhere simple and quiet to reflect, think, and plan. Maybe backpacking or other camping, maybe a cabin…"
I get one week off in June (the week after Father's Day). This is for self-improvement or personal progress. This is the 14th year I've had this privilege. I've attended many seminars and classes. These were usually for professional development, not so much for personal development though some times there is overlap. Usually there is an "adventure" component: I've gone mountian climbing, white water rafting, hiking, motorcycle trips, road bike trips, scuba..just a lot of stuff. My issue…See More
The way to be helpful is to be, or provide, someone she can call when she is thinking of taking a drink. Not to give advice beyond "OK, so you feel like drinking, but you're not going to, right?"
AA is a suggestion too.
"The best advice you could give is to encourage her to see a professional. There are people out there who's entire life is devoted to helping others better themselves and helping others gain self-mastery. These professionals in psychology have…"
"I could go on and on. 27 is too old to look fondly upon the notion of war. Find another way to challenge yourself and prove your manhood to yourself.
I agree, I am not that naive normally, dont know why I was that now. Doesnt matter, I know what…"
Hello fellow men, I have question for any of you that has an answer. There is a good friend of mine that is trying to improve her life. She is wanting to get out of the party life, stop drinking, and get herself back into a Godly lifestyle (She’s Christian). When we get to work together, which is rare now, we usually joke around and sometimes talk some personal stuff. Family, friends, life in general. A while ago, I told her that I keep my beard as symbol of my battle with porn. As long as I…See More