We procrastinate because of bad moods

“Procrastination isn’t a unique character flaw or a mysterious curse on your ability to manage time, but a way of coping with challenging emotions and negative moods induced by certain tasks — boredom, anxiety, insecurity, frustration, resentment, self-doubt and beyond.”

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Every man needs an apron

In this blog post they are not talking about your “Kiss the cook” apron you wear during your weekly BBQ in the summer. No, let’s take a real view at the apron, and look at how it can make you look smart and keep you clean. In a nutshell, these are the main advantages of …

#accessory #household #tips #work

Let’s talk Parenting Taboos

Becoming a father changes your life. People will say it’s the best thing that will happen to you. And I’m not here to tell you otherwise. But there are some taboos that you can’t talk about. In this TED talk from 2010, Rufus Griscom and Alisa Volkman talk about some of these taboos. Let me …

#family #fatherhood #kid #parenting #taboos #tips

How to Entertain Your Toddler Without Using a Smartphone

I remember from when I was a kid, we used to play a game at a restaurant. The object of the game was to have everyone at the table ask one question at a time, and let them guess what or whoever you had in mind. We called it the “beep” (or “piep” in Dutch). …

#family #fatherhood #restaurant #tips #toddler

Dads Bathing With Their Kids

As a father, I really don’t see a problem here either. Maybe our society is getting overprotected and sees offenders everywhere. Maybe it’s about taking a stand, maybe it’s just about awareness… You decide for yourself.

#bathing #cause #child #fatherhood #kid #parenting #tips

New Dad Survival Guide

Some of us are going to be a dad someday. So you better be prepared! In my experience, most of this comes naturally when you are holding your newborn child. Let this survival guide help you through the tough first weeks.

#baby #fatherhood #living #parenting #tips

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