Do your boys go thru phases where they turn on their female friends & just want guy time? I know kids do & say all kinds of crazy things & go thru different phases, but this latest dilemma w/ the boy next door has my dau's feelings hurt. They are only 6 wks. apart & have grown up together & play together a lot. Out of the blue, this kid starts shunning my dau & saying nasty things to hurt her feelings. (This is the same boy who did a wrestling move & slammed her to the ground a few weeks ago) Quite frankly, the kid can be a real little shit sometimes. We are on good terms w/ his parents & I think I'll talk to his mom today to see what her take is on the whole thing. In the meantime, she's having a friend over who won't be a hurtful little jerk! Ugh!
Have any of you ever dealt w/ something like this? Did you do anything, or did it just blow over?
Answer by BeaverHouse at 9:34 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
Answer by missanc at 11:35 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
Answer by baconbits at 10:21 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
This reminds me of the little boy in class putting gum in the girls hair that sits in front of him.....because he was in love with her. I think he really likes her a lot & doesn't understand his feelings so they come out as mean & aggressive. I think I'd just keep them apart for a bit. Talk to the Mom & tell her what think so she doesn't take it as you are ignoring her.
Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 10:39 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
Answer by QuinnMae at 10:59 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
Answer by wendythewriter at 1:06 PM on Aug. 7, 2013
Yes, I do believe this is a phase....but what I did is let them work it out themselves, this is also a learning experience for your daughter to distinguish between a real friend and an acquaintance......
Answer by older at 9:39 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
Answer by ChasingBridges at 10:17 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
Answer by older at 11:05 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
Answer by butterflyblue19 at 11:13 AM on Aug. 7, 2013
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