I am dating my friends mom
Getting angry or defensive will prevent the conversation from running smoothly.Hi my name is Eric and this is the story of how I wound up sharing a bed with my mother.It also received 12 testimonials from readers, earning it our reader-approved status. Mothers can be protective when you tell them that you have a boyfriend.It can be an awkward and sensitive conversation, whether he's your first boyfriend, doesn't meet her expectations, or if you're telling her that you're gay and are dating another guy.Even if she gets angry or tells you why you shouldn't date him, remember that she just wants what's best for you.Listen to her reasons with an open mind and ask her for advice.This article was co-authored by Trudi Griffin, LPC.
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She can also lay down the ground rules for dating and relationships in your home.
Begin the conversation by finding a good time and place to talk.
She might freak out or completely forbid you from seeing your boyfriend.
Think hard about all the consequences of your decision!
Even though I would much rather share a bed with her That night my mom was getting ready for bed when she realized we only had one blanket in this freezing cold apartment.