Dating rules for boys
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Is there someone you know that he can be completely honest with and he would go to as he makes decisions about these things in his life.Sure, I shared some personal convictions about things I believe every family should have in place before their boys become teenagers, but overall, the first three posts in this series were objective and fit for all kinds of families. Have you talked to him about how to treat a woman, and about mutual consent? Does your son have personal convictions about drugs and alcohol?And this is where my series will shift from being straight forward to a little…sticky. Does he understand the effect that drugs and alcohol can have on him and how he would behave around the opposite sex if he is under the influence?But here’s a little secret: I like those first three topics because they are pretty straight forward. If your son drives, will he be driving or who is it ok to drive with and how do you work all of that out? Is your son prepared to be physically involved with a girl?Puberty, for the most part, is predictable and pretty easy to talk about. If so, will you set limits for him, or how will he determine how far he should go physically, and when? Does your son have a healthy respect for the opposite sex?