"Good Morning Gentlemen just a quick heads up to anyone who is a member of the AOM book club that a book has been selected for July. The Road by Cormac McCarthy- a father son journey though a post -apocalyptic wasteland full of cannibals, winner of…"
"I've got 3 girls, 1 in high school and 2 already launched successfully. Fathering them has been a crazy journey. Often, I felt like I was clueless, but I kept moving forward, doing the best I could. I'm proud of all 3 of them. Raising them…"
"I don't know how much you will learn from me as our little girl was only born a little under 14 months ago. My wife says I'm a good daddy, but I sure as heck don't feel like one most of the time. But regardless, I'm…"
"This seems like an excellent group to join. At 33, my wife is pregnant with our first child. In today's society, being a manly father, let alone a good father, is important. I hope I can learn from you guys. "
"Not winter: Bike to work almost every day
Winter and winterish: Martial arts 1-2 evenings per week + occasional weekend fights/tournaments
All year: 30-minute morning walk with the dog, 1-1.5-hour walk & playtime with the dog after work,…"
"This conversation may be dysfunctional, but it's been one of the more interesting, stimulating ones here in a very long time.
You would never hear this level of dialogue unless you want to a specific forum for this.
No doubt this has been asked before, but since I'm new, I thought I'd toss it out anyway. I'm curious how others stay in shape, in part because I'm always looking for new things to try.I'm 53, 5-foot-10 and 175 pounds. I'd consider myself to be in decent shape. My typical workout is sort of CrossFit-esque, along with some fairly standard free-weight stuff (used to do "real" CrossFit a few years ago but stopped because of joint issues). I'd be interested in details of what others do. For…See More
"Based on the map from the OP, I've culturally and geographically got one foot in The Midlands and the other in New France (the northern one).
I'd add the caveat that the liberalism of (northern) New France differs greatly from the…"