• Kids,  Personal

    Boys in trouble

    I have been thinking about my next post, and I really want to talk about kids. So I am going to. It’s intriguing how the majority of literature aimed at parents of teenagers tends to focus on girls. The reasoning behind this preference becomes clear upon reflection: girls often express their discontent loudly, and their emotions can easily disrupt the family dynamic. Understandably, parents seek guidance on how to manage and alleviate these intense outbursts. Yet, amid the cacophony of female adolescence, the quiet demeanor of boys can be misleading. Boys tend to internalize their emotions, rarely resorting to tantrums or vocal displays of distress. However, the absence of overt…