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How Should I Talk To My Son?

How Should I Talk To My Son?

Being a parent is difficult enough but trying to bring them up is more so. In my experience anyway. SJ by default is not naturally a talkative child with me, nor anyone else for that matter. I don’t know whether it is because he finds […]

Spring Forward

Spring Forward

The saying goes in England that I have heard recently. ‘Spring forward, Fall back’ in relation to the altering of the clocks for British Summertime and British Wintertime respectively. Even for the most difficult of times that people experience, the glimmer of sunshine and warmer […]

A Strange Association

A Strange Association

Watching a Netflix series on TV last night gave me a sudden realisation of how I have acted in the past. A reflection of a man who had driven others insane with their behaviour. Ricky Gervais wrote and directed a series called After Life. For […]

The Ending Of A Relationship

The Ending Of A Relationship

When a relationship has ended, it is never easy for all involved. When children are involved it can be even worse. But how should you continue to act to ensure that you can maintain a level of consistency when being an ‘absent’ parent? The initial […]

CBD For Me?

CBD For Me?

I contacted a company on Twitter the other week regarding a product they were offering. Salve Herbal was formed in 2018 by two friends who met at university in Manchester and consequently worked in similar environments in the finance world in London. They have decided to […]

Seven Common Behaviours

Seven Common Behaviours

On regressing my childhood, I began to understand how much damage that may have been done at the time. No blame being apportioned to my Mum and Dad but more of an observation.   The Dilemma Was my dad right in spending hours in the pub […]

Creating A Better You

Creating A Better You

The life that I have always wanted to have has, in some way, involved movement. Activity can be described as running, swimming, walking etc but I found a wonderful site on Facebook.   Ultimate Dad Transformation   Stefano Chiriaco has created a group called the […]

I Hate Myself….

I Hate Myself….

The two things that are certain in life, are death and taxes. A saying I am sure you have heard of. Other things that are prominent are items such as disappointment, selfishness, and self-absorption. What have I become to say these words that I hate […]

The Toxicity of Masculinity

The Toxicity of Masculinity

The toil and trouble of being a man. What does this mean and how does it relate to others? Eldra Jackson has spoken candidly about how the effects of life have taken their toll on him. You see, his journey has come full circle as […]