We know there are gender differences and gender stereotypes. Don’t you realize this is the prelude to every mother-in-law joke there is?
The list above plays off a repeating joke: “I will make you go away.” Well, with a mother like you, that might be a relief.
If a young woman can’t even date your son without being threatened, what is life going to be like when she marries him? A while back, Aaron Gouveia made some observations on The Good Men Project about “The Rules” that every father supposedly follows when a boy is dating his daughter.
A Parental Responsibility Agreement enables you to continue to play an active part in your child's life.
It is a legal agreement which must be signed by both parents and is a useful agreement if you don't automatically have parental responsibility.
This letter to your child's mother explains your reasons for wanting a PR agreement and also explains what is required to put one in place.[Father's Address][Mother's Address][Date]Dear [Mother's name], Re: Parental Responsibility I am writing regarding my role as [child name] father.[Child name] welfare is extremely important to me, and I want to play an active part in the decision making throughout [his/her] upbringing.
I want to be equally responsible with yourself for matters such as raising [child name] in a safe and secure environment, making decisions about [his/her] education, and participating in decisions about any medical issues that may arise in the future.
I take my role as a father very seriously and want to be able to do what is best for [child name].
In order to do that, I must have the authority to help make such important decisions for [child name].I very much hope that we can agree this between ourselves and enter into a 'Parental Responsibility Agreement', which will give me equal parental responsibility for [child name] with yourself.It was a humorous take on the “Rules for Dating My Daughter.” See April’s original post here.Nestled in the centre of Ireland’s Medieval Mile, Rothe House and Garden is one of Kilkenny’s hidden gems.A visit is high on the list of things to do in the Marble City.Built between 15 this was the home of the renowned merchant, landowner and Mayor of Kilkenny City, John Rothe Fitz Piers, his wife Rose Archer, and their eleven children.