Posted on Monday, December 31, 2012
in Emotional, Relational, Social, Spiritual, Values
You freely admit it. You’re a social guy. It doesn’t matter where the action is—you want to be in on it. Who wouldn’t want to hang out with his best buddies on a Saturday night?
On this particular Saturday night, however, there’s a problem. Your parents are out of town for the night, and you promised you’d stay home. Alone. As in you, yourself, and the family goldfish.
But then Drew calls. The movie’s over, and the guys are looking for a place to chill. Nothing wild, just to hang out, play some Xbox, unwind. You know you should say no. You gave your word. But Drew can be persuasive, and he knows your parents are gone. Before you know it, you’ve invited five guys over.
Posted on Tuesday, August 7, 2012
in Emotional, How To, Relational, Social, Spiritual, Values
This weekend my dear – and very pregnant – friend Angi had a baby shower.
“Pumpkin seed” is Angi’s first.
This was also my first baby shower.
I know husbands, boyfriends, significant others and the like who have attended baby showers, but I never had.
I was feeling a variety of feelings as the moment to leave for the party arrived: