Helping Your Son Build Strong, Solid Friendships
Friendship plays such a powerful role in a young man's life! But often our sons need encouragement and wisdom from us to build strong, positive friendships.
Rules For My Son
A few favorites from the book Rules for My Unborn Son.1. Never shake a man’s hand sitting down.2. There are plenty of ways to enter a pool. The stairs ain’t one.3. The man at the grill is the closest thing we have to a king.4. In a negotiation, never make the first offer.5. Act like you've…
21 Completely Subjective Rules for Raising Teenage Boys | A Cup of Jo
"Pretend you’re just tying your shoe so they won’t notice you leaning in to sniff the still-intoxicating smell of their scalp."
Don't Talk to Your Sons About Sex – Talk About This Instead
If you’re wondering about the right time to talk to your son about sex, then recent research has some recommendations for you: don’t.
Dear Son, When You No Longer Want Kisses from Mama - Her View From Home
When you are older and moodier and when things no longer excite you like they once did, I’ll remember your pants on crooked as your little legs moved quickly across the yard. I’ll remember your eyes wild with excitement at the sight of a bird flying from tree to tree. I’ll remember the sparkle in …
Boys Think, See, Hear & Process Very Differently Than Girls
There is now clear scientific evidence showing that boys not only behave differently than girls, they also hear, see, think, respond to stress differently.
10 Things Your Teen Son Wants You to Know - The MOB Society
We sit at lunch, just me and my teen son. Right after we order I just say it, I ask him… “Can I have your advice?” “Sure,” he says, drowning his bread in the balsamic, and shoving the quarter-loaf in his mouth. “If a mom wants to build a close relationship with her teen, what …
9th Grade: When You Learn To Be One Of The Good Guys
Learn to be one of the good guys, learn to find your best, learn what a mother's love looks like...lessons for a 9th grade son.