One careless purchase transforms CJ Kaplan from a youthful 40-something into a senior citizen.
After seeing his son’s excitement about Degas, Picasso, and Warhol—CJ Kaplan realizes that teaching is an art form.
CJ Kaplan’s son needs his dad to answer some questions about puberty. It’s a dance father and son take together.
CJ Kaplan reflects on the luck of living in Boston, despite, or maybe because, of the tragedy at the Boston Marathon.
CJ Kaplan remembers the man who taught him to love The Three Stooges, Mad Magazine, “In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida” and other great works of art.
In 1987, CJ Kaplan saw Rush for the first time. Twenty-five years later, he brought his son along for the ride.
CJ Kaplan thinks Needham, MA native Aly Raisman deserves to be considered among the greatest captains in New England history.
CJ Kaplan doesn’t feel less of a man when his wife handles the family finances—she’s the only one qualified to.
Loving forever means finding the imperfectly perfect combination of timing and chemistry — and making sure to keep things imperfectly perfect.
A lightening strike, the passing of their pet, and juggling two businesses would challenge any marriage. Here’s how they keep it healthy.
Grief is a deeply personal process. Common clichés do more harm than good. How to help men grieve. Many people have not lost someone close. They haven’t experienced grief, so they say things that make[Read More…]
New Book & DVD Helps Dads Teach Kids Basic Cooking Survival Skills
On his late father’s birthday, a dad ponders on what he’s learned from his father. He looks at his kids, and suddenly, he knows. — It’s my dad’s birthday today. He’d have been[Read More…]
Take notice world, “real men” are human and express actual emotions, including fear.
Her husband is reawakening and chasing his dreams. Here’s how she’s supporting him and what she’s learned. — My husband is in the middle of a reawakening of sorts. And it’s totally my fault. You see,[Read More…]
Instead of focusing on how the light shines on you, focus on how it shines on someone else instead.
Eric Moody gives us an updated definition of masculinity.
After becoming a self-professed environmentalist at 20, Vinodh Valluri changed his shaving habits so he could feel more accountable to the planet.
An unwanted connection with a taxi driver reminds Ade Adeniji of the human connection that happens when we allow ourselves to be seen.
Baby boy in the burbs is wheeling and dealing.
We’re the guys who eat stereotypes for lunch. So just what is it we are trying to change?