Mothers and Sons: Raising Boys to Be Men

Mothers and Sons: Raising Boys to Be Men

by Jean Lush, Pamela Vredevelt
     
 

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"Boys will be boys!"

So what does that mean? What behaviors should mothers expect from sons? And how can they help their rambunctious boys grow up to be well-adjusted men?

Here's a complete road map that shows what's ahead and helps you find your way on the journey with your son. Mothers and Sons will allay your fears with encouragement and

Overview

"Boys will be boys!"

So what does that mean? What behaviors should mothers expect from sons? And how can they help their rambunctious boys grow up to be well-adjusted men?

Here's a complete road map that shows what's ahead and helps you find your way on the journey with your son. Mothers and Sons will allay your fears with encouragement and practical insight for raising boys to be men. All moms, including stepmoms and single moms, will discover:

guidelines for instilling self-control, maturity, and morality

parenting principles used by moms of world-renowned leaders

answers to what's normal sexual development from birth to age sixteen, and how to best handle the difficult issues of each stage

creative ways to take the whining out of work

tips for keeping quarreling to a minimum

secrets on how hormonal phases of a mother's life influence parenting

Written in a compassionate, uplifting style, Mothers and Sons is the reliable and effective counsel you've been looking for on how to raise your boys to be their best.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800786823
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Jean Lush, coauthor of the best-selling Women and Stress and Emotional Phases of a Women's Life, lived in Edmonds, Washington.
Pamela Vredevelt is a family counselor in Gresham, Oregon, and coauthor of Surviving the Secret.

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