“Hey I don’t care if you do the work, or whether you pass or not…I get paid regardless”. Sound familiar? Readers, we’ve all been there with teachers. We’ve had good ones, bad ones, and great ones. We’ve had ones that … Continue reading Is Your Child’s Education in the Right Hands? What Makes a Good Educator Great?
Dear Opinionated Male, Before I start I just wanted to let you guys know I enjoy your articles, very thought out and germane. I hadn’t heard of you guys until a very close acquaintance told me about this site so … Continue reading Ask The Men: When Is The Right Time To Introduce Bae To Your Child?
Students are taking notes in math class to prepare for a test in two days. Katrina walks into class and nonchalantly places herself in her seat, takes out her pencil and notebook and begins to write. But she has something … Continue reading Has Education Failed Our Children or Are Our Children Failing At Education?
“I did my best”, “Mom/Dad why don’t you get me?” “Well dad said I could”. If these phrases have been familiar to your ears then there must be a reason. I am all for parents who are strict within reason … Continue reading You can Learn From us Too: 6 Things Parents can Learn From Their Children
Several weeks ago Cortonio and I published, “To Conceive Or Not to Conceive Out of Wedlock, That Is The Question” where for the first time, we collaborated giving our respective takes on the topic. There were some great comments left … Continue reading It Aint About You: How Couples Can Be Better Parents After The Break Up
Stephanie and Alonzo are co-workers and they’re both expecting children at the same time. Stephanie is married, meanwhile Alonzo isn’t. Over the course of a few months they would talk about the commonalities of her (Stephanie’s) and his girlfriend’s respective … Continue reading To Conceive Or Not To Conceive Out Of Wedlock, That Is The Question
Quite a few news worthy items came up over the last few weeks and once again allow me to give my 2 cents worth, actually a nickel’s worth on what’s going on. If you are offended in any way please … Continue reading Cleaning Out The Proverbial Closet, To Kiss Or Not To Kiss And More…
You ever catch yourself thinking of random things? Well it just so happens that it happened to me recently and I figured I’d share them with you, our fellow OM readers. Here goes. 3…. 2… .. 1. Your friends and spouse should … Continue reading Guys Night Out, Baby Mama Drama, Drugging Our Kids, & Sports
In a previous post I wrote, “10 Things Every Father Should Teach Their Son“, and I thank you all for the feedback. The other day a friend of mine asked, “Cortonio, why don’t you do one on mothers and daughters?” … Continue reading 10 Things Every Mother Should Teach Their Daughters
Any man can be a father but not every man can be a dad. This is a rather true statement. There are some men out there who have left their responsibilities because maybe, just maybe they didn’t know HOW to … Continue reading 10 Things Every Father Should Teach Their Sons
Dear sister, How are you doing today? I am okay. How was the club last night? Yeah I saw you with your girls. You were in the middle of the dance floor grinding on each other, making all the thirsty guys who … Continue reading Woman, Thou Art Loosed,..uh..Lost..er..Loved?? Letter To My Sistah(s)