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How to deal when his mom wants you to be old school

One of my best girlfriends is struggling with a new boyfriend’s mother in a way I’ve heard many, many times before. I’ve dealt with it myself, too. Your boyfriend’s mother is sweet enough, but she’s kinda judgmental that you’re not a 1950s housewife. She can’t believe you don’t cook every night. Read more

The Dangers Of Dating A Momma’s Boy

Momma's boy with his mother
Congratulations to you! You’ve just started dating a Momma’s boy! You’re about to play second fiddle to a woman twice your age, and take on the role of additional care giver. I have to warn you, being the girlfriend of a Momma’s boy is no easy task. Why? Because these guys are used to Momma doing everything for them, and now you’ll be expected to do the same. I speak from experience because my own Dad was a Momma’s boy. I remember going to Grandmother’s house during the summer, and she geared everything around him. Read more