Tag Archives: Mama’s boys

Mamas, set them free!

The human child requires nourishment and nurturing longer than other animal species. And unlike animal mothers, which push their offspring away towards independence pretty early, human parents, mothers in particular, are reluctant to do so till they are well into adolescence and sometimes even till later. They also try to hold on just a little longer emotionally to their children, especially the boys.

A handful of sand

What does a handful of sand have to do with love, relationships and raising children?