Dating a mommas boy
My goal is to encourage moms to evaluate whether they go overboard in their attempts to protect their boys from doing things that are ingrained deep within their souls.
If there was ever a lesson I have had to learn the hard way, it is that boys resist coddling moms.
I knew I was going to be okay when one day I pulled up in front of my house to find him (sixteen years old at the time) rolling down our steep one-hundred-foot driveway on an old office chair he had discovered in the garage.
I stood firm and told him, “Ryan, you have to learn to take care of things like this.I kept my cool and firmly told him that he would have to walk…the entire 6.9 miles. Mamas love their boys, but at the same time, we do not want to raise a mama’s boy.Even knowing that though, it’s still hard not to coddle or rush to the rescue of our sons. Here are 3 great tips to avoid raising a mama’s boy by author Vicki Courtney. Tell a young boy not to play war games and he will still figure out how to fashion a weapon from a stick on the ground or a celery stalk in his lunch box.She would always get his favorite foods in, she’d never let anyone else near it without his permission. When we weren’t with her, he’d phone her at least three times a day.They literally couldn’t cope without speaking every few hours. The other big problem with dating a Momma’s boy is that you’re always under the spotlight.