5. Teach Him to be a Companion
Make sure he understands how important it is to be a team player—which means it’s not always about what he wants to do. Show him the fun in preparing for an afternoon baseball game by going to the farmer’s market first to get ingredients for a nice lunch.

6. Teach Him to Be Comforting
When raising boys it’s crucial to make sure they know how to make the women in their lives feel better. From PMS to general moodiness, we women can be all over the place with our emotions. Sometimes she just needs to vent, get a hug and maybe a cup of tea.