Monthly Archives: November 2009

A Drinking Life: Men, Alcohol and Avoidance

Tweet Alcohol has a particularly important presence in our modern American culture. We use it to entertain, connect with others, make family gatherings lighter, engage in business with it and rally around our favorite sports teams while drinking it. Multi-billion-dollar … Continue reading

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Scared Little Boys

Tweet Men dealing with fear is one issue that is so common among guys, yet hardly talked about. Questions to consider: How much of a man’s defensive posturing covers up his feelings of fear? Are we really that far removed … Continue reading

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The Work We Love, The Work We Hate

Tweet Trying to block out or push back chronic negative thinking about our jobs usually means one thing: we’re not listening to ourselves. Although it’s tough to talk about “do what you love” in the worst economy since forever, it’s … Continue reading

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Age Specific Relationship Challenges for Men

Tweet A friend asked me this really great question: “What are the specific challenges that men face in relationships at during each decade?” The question naturally led me to want to blog about it, and share it with you all. … Continue reading

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Fighting Couples: Talking Too Much?

Tweet One of the biggest problems couples face is not talking too little, but talking too much. Fighting and conflict result in talking more than need be, and couples fall into this trap because they say too much to each … Continue reading

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Now Is All We’ve Got

Tweet When we’re not living in our heads – in the regrets of the past and in the hopes for the future – we’re living safely in the present moment of our lives. Nothing too special, just being at peace … Continue reading

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