Growing up in the 50’s and 60’s, all I wanted was to be accepted for who I was – glasses and all, and look like my best girlfriend Susan. What I later learned is that it wouldn’t have mattered what I looked like, because most kids wanted to look like or be someone else.
While most of my friends had strict parents, I didn’t have any close friends (that I knew of) whose parents were verbally (or physically) cruel. I say that because as a kid we had parental permission to visit our close friends an
Competing for your son’s attention? Stop! Find someone your own age to rely on and release him from your servitude! You have had your son all of his life, and it is time for him to spread his wings and fly away from your nest. He’s 18 now. You’ve taught him how to take care of himself (cook & clean his clothes and the house), as well as select, treat and respect nice women right? So be NICE to his girlfriend when he brings her to your house. Don’t try to find some reason NOT to like her. His cho
After my father's death I wrote a book title 'My Father Said" It is a collection of many of the life lesson, traditions and beliefs my father shared with me. You are about to read a letter from the book at the end of your life journey what would your son write about you?
When I was old enough to understand the logic that motivated my father, I realized how much he loved me.
My father never spoke the words, “I love you”, but every day my father told me: “I love you.” My father loved me enough to