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The Concrete Recall of Boys

Boys are concrete recallers.  Girls tend to attach much more emotional sensory detail to their memories, thus making the feelings associated with those memories come alive.  Boys remember what happened but are not as tied to how they felt when it happened.  This doesn't mean boys don't have feelings when things happen -- just that [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Categories: Family Life, Relationships|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Concrete Recall of Boys

The Importance of Sports and Play for Boys

An 8-Step Audit of Your Son’s Activities Among the wonderful assets available to you, as parents, to help your son build character and self-discipline, are his own body and mind. These attributes will most likely direct him toward activities such as physical play, sports, or athletics. Through play with his friends, he will push his [...]

By |April 28th, 2014|Categories: Family Life|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The Importance of Sports and Play for Boys

9 Tips for Communicating With Your Teenage Son

Have you ever sat down to have a conversation with your teenage son, and after minutes of slouching body posture, endless fidgeting, blank stares, and grunting responses, found yourself frustrated, enraged and eventually screaming? Teens are notoriously uncommunicative with their parents, and men have never championed verbal communication. It is therefore not surprising that trying [...]

By |April 11th, 2014|Categories: Family Life|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 9 Tips for Communicating With Your Teenage Son