“Don’t wait to make your son a great man — make him a great boy.”
Jedah Mayberry found, with his grandfather, a way to relate: a shared affinity for mechanized things.
Josh Misner took his son to see hydroplane racing. But the 200 mph boats were the not nearly the best part of the day.
Soft and spectacular: Michael Russer explains how Erectile Dysfunction enabled him and his partner to soar to unimagined heights of intimacy.
When did you first bond with your child? Elise said that while that true love for her son eventually came to her, it wasn’t immediate. This can heap shame and guilt onto new parents and leave them feeling even more alone.
Aaron Brinker read to and talked to his son before birth, creating a bond that benefitted them both.
Mattias: “Dad, I forgive you.”
Me: “But I didn’t do anything wrong.”
Mattias: “That’s okay. I forgive you anyway.”
-Mattias, 5 years, 1 month
This is a comment by Rick on the post “Real Men Don’t Watch Sports”. While sports sometimes have a tendency to seem violent and bring out hostile “manly” attitudes, someone who has lived through them has a different perspective.
Ross Grainger with a powerful story about the time he was bullied, and what he has since come to learn from it.
Danny Baker gives a list of warning signs that may indicate your drinking is moving into a dangerous realm.
Greg Simms says thugs are done in hip-hop. Here’s why.
Kids love to play doctor, that’s a fact. Here’s what happens when the guys at Convos With My 2-Year-Old put their spin on it.
Gary Lai is married to Jill Morley of Fight Like a Girl fame. And the question he gets asked all the time is, “What do you think when your wife gets hit in the face.”
Ariel Chesler has been told his whole life that boys in groups are dangerous, but he has faith that young men are capable of much more than making trouble.
It’s a tall order for many men to even acknowledge difficult feelings. But love them? That’s just going too far. But of course, going farther and loving deeper than you knew you could is what fatherhood, and life, demands.
Jamie Utt offers tips for guys on how to help keep their friends safe and comfortable in the middle of party culture.
If you were Rudolph, what would you have done in this situation? Would you have happily taken the lead at Santa’s sleigh and brought Christmas to all the girls and boys? Or would you have told jolly St. Nick to stick Christmas up his butt?
Alex Steed remembers the night his dad almost became a murderer.
Aly Windsor realizes that “He’s all boy” is ok with her.
James Fell offers a list of hard-learned lessons about life, bravery, and morality.
Due to restrictions against same-sex couples, Italy is the only country in the world that can adopt children from Russia.