BOYS TODAY FACE
UNIQUE CHALLENGES AND PRESSURES, and the burden on mothers to guide
their children through them can feel overwhelming. Calling upon
thirty years of experience as a pediatrician and a mother of sour,
Meg Meeker, M.D., shares the secrets that every mother needs to know
in order to strengthen-or rebuild-her relationship with her son,
- The crucial role
mothers play in teaching their sons to respect women as they grow up.
- The importance of
conveying the values of hard work, community service, and a
well-developed inner life.
- The natural traps
mothers of boys often fall into-and how to avoid them.
- The key to raising
sons without emotional baggage and limitations.
- The best ways to
survive the moments when the going gets tough and a mom's natural
ways of communicating-talking, analyzing, exploring-only fuel the
encouragement, education, and essential advice, this empowering book
offers a road map to help mothers find the strength and confidence to
raise extraordinary sons-so that they will become the men they are
meant to be.