Family & Relationships The 1 Thing Nobody Tells You About Having a Boy

22:26  18 april  2018
22:26  18 april  2018 Source:   popsugar.com

Here's How Doctors and Nurses Actually Protect Themselves From the Flu

  Here's How Doctors and Nurses Actually Protect Themselves From the Flu Health care professionals are basically surrounded by germs. So, when they offer up advice, we listen.We spoke with medical experts in private practices, ERs, hospitals, and urgent care facilities around the country to find out how they protect themselves from the flu—and how you can, too.

I just wish someone would have told me that having a boy also meant that my body would regularly be used as a climbing wall and that I would be poked, prodded, squeezed, and squished daily for his amusement.

5 Things No One Ever Told You About Raising a Toddler (but You Need to Know). Popsugar. Parenting. Before becoming a boy mum myself, I had heard the detailed headaches of raising boys : the abundance of urine that never finds its way to the toilet, the constant dirtiness, and the even more

The 1 Thing Nobody Tells You About Having a Boy © Flickr user Andy Malmin The 1 Thing Nobody Tells You About Having a Boy

Almost three years after our daughter was born, we added a son to our family, much to my husband, brother, and father's delight. At first, I didn't really get their enthusiasm about adding to the male ranks of our family (silly, I guess, considering how excited I had been when we found out our firstborn was a girl).

By all appearances, it initially seemed that this baby wouldn't be much different than his sister. Their first days seemed equally occupied by sleeping, eating, crying, and diaper changes. Sure, my son had different parts to deal with during those diaper changes, but other than that, what was all the fuss I'd been hearing about from other boy moms about errant pee streams, disgusting habits, and general wildness?

Lea Michele Swears This Soup Is a 'Flu-Buster'

  Lea Michele Swears This Soup Is a 'Flu-Buster' <p>Most experts agree that there’s not much you can do on your own to actually speed up the flu, but that doesn’t mean home remedies can’t help.</p>Everyone has their own special go-to remedy when they get sick. In addition to over-the-counter meds, maybe you pull out your so-soft-they're-basically-falling-apart sweatpants or treat yourself to electric blue-colored sports drinks. Lea Michele's special elixir appears to be a type of kale and mushroom soup.

They’re everywhere. Some of them are of the can’t-be-arsed-shaving variety, others get more TLC than a royal baby. But the one thing they all have in But the one thing they all have in common is this: you don’t know what you ’re getting into until you grow one. Here are 13 things nobody tells you

How many times have I told you 'only on the paper'?" At the same time, one of my sons came down with the same thing . And just like that, my illness didn't matter. I had to grit my teeth and take care of him because while my girlfriend was at work, there was nobody else to do it.

Four years later, I totally get it. My now rough-and-tumble, bum-scratching son is all boy, complete with the action figures, makeshift weapons, and general rowdiness. Before becoming a boy mom myself, I had heard the detailed headaches of raising boys: the abundance of urine that never finds its way to the toilet, the constant dirtiness, and the even more constant potty talk. But no one ever told me the one, most shocking thing about boys, and that's just how damn physical they are.

Related Gallery: This Woman's Photo Series Nails What We Lose When We Become Moms, and We Can't Get Enough of It


This Woman Claims Her Finger Was Cut at a Nail Salon, and Now It May Be Amputated

  This Woman Claims Her Finger Was Cut at a Nail Salon, and Now It May Be Amputated A woman from Arizona claims her finger may have to be amputated after it was supposedly deeply cut during a manicure session. Allure reached out to the client and salon for more information.The last thing you expect to happen when you go to a nail salon — especially one you've been going to for years — is to get injured. Sure, mistakes can happen, especially with the sharp tools used for manicures, but a tiny little cut once in a blue moon isn't a big deal, right? Eh...not exactly. As one Arizona woman says, a seemingly innocuous wound can land you in the hospital with an infection.

My son has a Yorkie puppy, and he and I hit it off immediately. So, on a recent master-dog bonding session, we partook in the time-honored tradition of getting his manhood snipped. But boy , there's a lot about telling your dog's DNA "this is as far as you go" that you only learn if you do it yourself.

It's a boy thing . 6.A Bear's Appetite -- It doesn't matter how old your son is, from a very young age he will eat you out of house and home. No one tells you that this starts right at birth.

While my daughter is content to sit and color while watching Sofia the First, my son prefers to build elaborate play setups with castles, dragons, bad guys, and multiple Batmans, then forcefully destroy them with his own body. While my daughter walks from point A to point B in a fairly straight line, my son prefers to climb every structure that can subsequently be jumped off of, no matter how high. My daughter gives me tender hugs and chaste kisses. My son's hugs resemble an NFL tackle, and his kisses are more slobber than sweet.

I'm not complaining about any of this. I just wish someone would have told me that having a boy also meant that my body would regularly be used as a climbing wall and that I would be poked, prodded, squeezed, and squished daily for his amusement. And that's not even discussing the toddler-boy stage, where a mom is forced to chase her little prince through every store and nearly every major road they encounter - so undeterred is her son by strangers and speeding cars.

The physicality of boys also means that they experience the world tactilely, which essentially means they'll touch pretty much anything, no matter how gross it is, and nine times out of 10, they'll also consider putting that thing in their mouth - if it's immobile, no problem; they'll bring their mouth to it. My kid is still trying to convince me he could eat the three dirty Starburst he spotted on the ground outside his preschool a month ago without getting sick.

So, the next time a friend tells you she's expecting a boy, don't bore her with tales about the usefulness of pee-pee teepees or horror stories about your son's backyard mud baths. Buy her a pair of running shoes, some hand sanitizer, and a helmet. She's going to need them.

Related Video: ‘Child-Shaming’ Parenting Trend Sweeps Social Media, Draws Criticism (Provided by FOX News)

The Real Reason You So Rarely See Bella Hadid Smiling .
Bella Hadid is arguably one of the most famous faces in the world, but for those obsessed with the supermodel, it may seem she seldom smiles.Bella Hadid is arguably one of the most famous faces in the world, but for those obsessed with the supermodel, it may seem she seldom smiles. And now Bella wants to set the record straight about the biggest misconceptions about her —  and she took the opportunity in a new interview by her big sister and fellow supermodel Gigi Hadid in Harper’s Bazaar.

Source: http://us.pressfrom.com/lifestyle/family-relationships/-137398-the-1-thing-nobody-tells-you-about-having-a-boy/

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!