The Good Men Project is launching Social Interest Groups. Be a part of a new anti-bullying initiative from GMP
Love is not a general thing, it is a specific thing.
Unless you have children, you have no idea what it’s like to ride this crazy roller coaster we call FATHERHOOD.
Any reforms must move beyond a focus on administrative processes to acknowledge the lived experiences of child support which can be disguised by formal policy.
Forget who can change a diaper the fastest (this isn’t a competition!). Instead, think “How can I, as a father, maximize my time with my children?” Simple. Master your inner Dad clock. 1. ROUTINES RULE Boring as it may sound, routines make the world go ‘round. Kids, especially young children, need to know what’s coming…
The teen years are difficult for everyone involved, and rehashing the same fights time and again is exhausting.
Following the Mets is a simple joy worth keeping hold of as the complexities of adult life fill in around it.
There are many ways you can develop a positive relationship with your stepchildren if you invite them to participate in activities that interest them and expose them to some of your hobbies. For instance, inviting your stepchildren to share your love of fishing while on a summer vacation can help you form a friendship.
It is time to take back the harm media is doing to our daughters –
Ignore the conventional wisdom.
Remember when your birthday or Christmas used to take forever to arrive? Why was that? Simple: you had never experienced a year, and so those early years, when you didn’t know what time was, a year felt like an eternity. Over time, you grasped what the days and minutes added up to, and now Christmas…
It’s not just a matter of boys liking pink without qualifiers. It’s about adults reinforcing to our children that color matters, that certain colors in certain contexts are wrapped in shame, and we are safer when we hide our joy and vibrancy from the world around us.
Leave the past in the past, and always put the kids first.
From generation to generation: what lessons are you passing down to your son?
Don’t let not having your kids on the 31st prevent you from celebrating Halloween with them!
For three generations of men, the journey traveled will be more important than the destination.