Returning User? Login Here | Bookmark this site | Contests | Sitemap
dad dads
Toilet training
How to
Baby names
Pregnancy Calculator
Mother's Day
Tell a Friend
Subscribe via RSS
Enter your email

   RSS Feed
 XML Sitemap
Add to My Yahoo!
Add to Google









3 ways to bring you closer together with your son

Be the first to rate this article:

How to strengthen your father-son relationship   Print
Subscribe to Newsletters

How to strengthen your father-son relationship

The father-son relationship might be one of the deepest bonds that can be shared between two people. There's a seemingly unspoken admiration that sons have for their dads, and fathers are almost always proud of their boys.

If you want to get even closer to one another, here are some fun activities that can bolster your relationship.

1. Go fishing
One of the most timeless bonds between men, fathers could take their sons fishing. It can be a fun and relaxing activity, putting the two of you into a quiet area removed from society. It can also help you teach him about patience and discipline, as it takes both of these attributes to enjoy fishing all day.

2. Build a model rocket
Putting in the work to build a rocket might be a great way to bring the two of you closer together. While you're building it, you can tell your son all about the various moon landings and exciting adventures of astronauts into space. In the end, your son may become so interested that he may even want to pursue a career in engineering!

3. Have a catch
Next to fishing, throwing a baseball with your son might be the most impactful activity you can do together. There's a reason grown men cry at the end of Field of Dreams, and it's because having a catch is a big part of the father and son dichotomy.

Subscribe to the pregnancy newsletter or 4-8 year olds newsletter.
Login with Facebook
Post a Comment
First Name:  
Email Address:
Total Words:
(400 words*)

Enter the characters you see in the image. They are case sensitive.

Article List
What 6 Weeks of Childbirth-Enforced Celibacy Feels Like
5 Things I Learned in the First Month of Parenting
3 Things I Wish I Knew in the Delivery Room
When do most kids get a cell phone or start dating?
What's the risk you'll be falsely accused of shaken baby syndrome?
3 things to do when mom's away
5 apps to delete from your kids' phones
10 reasons you should enroll your kid in music class today
Are you secretly ashamed your child might be gay?
Know when to intervene against overzealous grandparents
3 common warning signs of child abuse and neglect
Manage risky teen behavior with a level head on your shoulders
Handle toddler punishments without the stress

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 NEXT
Tell a Friend
Subscribe to Newsletters
Forum Topics
Most Popular Articles
When is a child ready to be potty-trained?
Nine reasons to delay toilet training
21 Potty Training Tips
How to potty train your child in one day
Top tips to prepare your child for toilet training (even though it may be months away)
Eight Tips on Buying a Potty Chair
The NAKED CHILD APPROACH to toilet training
See more articles...