Staying connected with pre-teen/teen boys - Page 2 - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Reply
 
Thread Tools
#31 of 32 Old 09-01-2006, 02:16 PM
 
nolonger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 3,744
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Air Hockey's great! I'll never forget one time my son took me to play Air Hockey when he was about twelve; I warned him that I'm not any good at those pay-a-quarter-to-play kind of games and it would be a waste of money, but it was really what he wanted to do with his allowance. It turns out that he's a very patient teacher and by the end of the quarters, I was having so much fun I completely forgot how much I hate pay-a-quarter-to-play games and how everybody laughs at me and tells me how stupid I am when I try to play them.

ds also taught me how to play Phantasy Star Online, which I always resented when it was popular because it seemed like such a waste of time. It turns out I kind of like it even though I only play when it's just me and my boy.

I hope you guys have just as good a time tomorrow as we do when he feels like playing with me.
nolonger is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#32 of 32 Old 09-03-2006, 07:37 PM
 
Vampyre500's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 12
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
My dh is a consultant and he's out of town several times a month. To stay in touch with the boys they all took up karate. They get that car ride together to practice and back. We all go to regional meetings as a family. They all go out and practice together on the front lawn. I think the most important thing they get out of it is that their dad wants to spend time with them.
Vampyre500 is offline  
Reply

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off