It’s inevitable. Whenever someone asks for my first piece of advice about raising their children, boys or girls, my answer is the same. Wrestle. And wrestle a lot. There are five main reasons why I recommend wrestling with your children. But first, note this. When you wrestle with your child, you should loose. Give them enough resistance to make … [Read more...] about Five reasons to wrestle with your kids every day!
—James Baldwin … [Read more...] about Facing change
—James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time (22) … [Read more...] about Baldwin
Progressive Politics, Spirituality, and Parenting Angela and I have started a new podcast. where we invite you to a conversation about progressive politics, spirituality and parenting. In this episode, Angela and Niels talk about their ideas for this podcast, and why we feel it is necessary. There is very little space for parents to discuss … [Read more...] about The Parents’ Way Podcast
—Michael Eric Dyson. (Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America p.65) … [Read more...] about Whites are history
Dear Kai, It seems that there are two different stories presented about being a man in our day and age. The first one we see in the media, on t.v. mostly and if you’re unfamiliar with it, the story is quite simple. The husband is at home a bumbling foo; and the other has to nag him every step of the way. That’s it really. There might be some … [Read more...] about Give Life