Hello all,I moved to a new apartment (first time living on my own) just after graduating this May. I have found that I can fill my time easily enough without a TV but what I can not fill is the space…Continue
"How about one of those Spartan races or something of the sort since you both like to run. My buddies and I did a team triathlon, which was great too. You could train together. You could travel together, do the race, and have a lot of time in between…"
"Sounds like a difficult, 1,000+ piece puzzle for the two of you to put together would fit your criteria. Lots of time to talk, about the puzzle or anything else, eye contact is optional. If you have it on a surface that is easily moved,…"
"I always wanted to do more stuff with my dad (he passed in 2006). I know very little about him and always thought that I might come to understand him better if I was able to hang out with him in certain situations. Dad was in WWII as an…"
"What do YOU do in your living room? TV isn't the only choice. I have a TV, but even if you don't, there are lots of things you can do. Ask yourself, first, what you're intending to do in your living room. I…"
The most important thing we've learned,So far as children are concerned,Is never, NEVER, NEVER letThem near your television set --Or better still, just don't installThe idiotic thing at all.In almost every house we've…"
"My favorite set up was always two couches with a coffee table between them, it makes time with company much higher quality.
Also, a dart board is a great way to kill time/have fun with friends. I've got one I need to get around to making…"
"Is there room for a pool table? I would line the walls with bookcases and shelves to hold cool stuff (I don't hunt but I love taxidermy, lots of it; always gets a strong reaction from people).
I would not have a TV, instead I'd leave one…"
"I agree that this sounds more like a management issue than a leadership issue. I don't really have any good suggestions for management training books.
As for leadership, look up the US Army leadership manuals. ADP 6-22 and ADRP…"
I know, I know, I've got a dirty mind sometimes. But here goes anyway.I passed by the sign in front of a local gym that was promoting how much weight their members had lost. I saw "Congratulations, Bob Smith! He lost 75 pounds and 19 inches!"How many men would like to lose "19 inches"?! Comments?See More
"We are discussing two things here.
1. Globalism actually brought as huge relative wealth since the average western household now can afford things that were liited to the aristocracy just 100 years ago. Have you laundry done, babysitters, maids,…"
"I agree and being able to patent f.e. new drug recipes is very important for innovation, since there is a lot of money invested. But there are also many areas were patents kill innovation and competition, since they grant a quasi monopoly for…"
"I wouldn't call it "bizarre", though I think 'shared interests' can be over-emphasized.
Shared values are far more important. Shared goals. Friendship ... which is different from merely liking the same…"
""To me this just seems... weird, and doesn't seem to jive with history; romantic relationships to me are primarily about attraction and love, and the specific 'activities' you do together aren't really that important,…"