And then the girls start texting and your little baby boy is being referred to as “hot.” It’s enough to make a mother want to scream from the highest rooftops: “I did NOT give you permission to grow up! I can see the reaction girls have to him and he’s starting to notice it too. You can’t let him get to the front lines without a battle plan!After seeing one social media post with a surreptitious picture posted of my son with the caption: My future husband, I quickly pulled my husband aside. ” So while Dad is taking care of the front lines I’m bringing up the rear flank—or at least trying to keep those booty-shorts wearing girls from using their rear flanks to get with my son.We have our list of family rules taped to the refrigerator.
My mom hated seafood so we would often go get fish together and make fun of people at work, school, etc. I always made sure everyone felt welcome and included.
There are a lot of “Daddy’s Girls” out there, but I am not one of them.
To define our relationship like that would misconstrue it; we were simpatico. I’d say it was bad experiences throughout school which probably made me much more accepting.
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Family rules simplify explanations, clarify expectations, and create a safe environment for your children and their friends.