Boy-Sterous Living: Celebrating Your Loud and Rowdy Life with Sons

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As the only female in a house with three sons, a husband, and two male dogs, Jean Blackmer knows there's one thing you can count on when it comes to raising boys: life with them is loud-if it isn't, they're probably up to something.
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Overview

As the only female in a house with three sons, a husband, and two male dogs, Jean Blackmer knows there's one thing you can count on when it comes to raising boys: life with them is loud-if it isn't, they're probably up to something.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780834123908
  • Publisher: Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City
  • Publication date: 11/28/2008
  • Pages: 185
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 9

Introduction 11

1 Choose to Laugh 17

2 The Fear Factor 23

3 Communicating with the Caveman 35

4 Technically Disadvantaged 47

5 Urban Safari: The Pursuit of Adventure 59

6 Boys and Sports 71

7 Think Pink: The Art of Being a Girl While You're Raising Boys 81

8 The Superman Complex 89

9 Boys Are a Blast 97

10 Sons of Thunder Mother/Father Syndrome 105

11 Speaking of Love 113

12 The Last Shall Be First 121

13 Just Joking 131

14 Behind Every Great Man Is-His Mother 137

15 Let Go and Let Dad 147

16 Like Father, Like Son 155

17 Our Father Who Does Art in Heaven 165

18 Life's a Game-Have a Ball! 175

Bloopers 178

Notes 183

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