There is another very common question people used to ask i.e. should I allow my son to play with baby dolls? This question is usually asked because people believed that it is not normal for a boy to play with a doll. Most people believe that boy playing with a baby will turn out to be a homosexual. Playing with baby dolls is purely associated with girls from long ago. But now the beliefs are changed and more and more people have changed their thinking regarding boys playing with baby dolls. There is nothing wrong when a boy urges to play with his sister doll.
Anything worst can happen is the other children, friends or parents making fun of him. But you should allow your boy to play with baby dolls if he likes to do it as it would be his best toy which he loves to play with. Playing with baby dolls help your son to model compassionate behavior, caring and develop skills of carrying a baby. This play activity with help your son to play beyond the gender stereotypes and shows how masculinity can embody vulnerability and femininity can embody strength.
Men usually feel afraid when it comes to carrying a baby because they have a fear of hurting a baby or carrying them in an unusual way. Playing with baby dolls help them develop fatherly skills and even useful for younger siblings at the time of childhood. Boys will get a hand on experience pretending to take care of a baby doll. Men who like to play with dolls will have more loving hands as a dad and a warm and caring husband.
Would you ever stop your daughter of playing with screwdriver or hammer because it may lead your daughter towards to good side? In this modern age and time, there must not be any discrimination of toys for girls and boys. There is a need to learn all the essential skills for both genders. It is essential for both genders to have some basic knowledge about everyday activities in life like girls should learn carpentry skills and boys should learn how to care for a baby etc. So boys playing with a baby doll can help him express and show his emotions and feelings that may suppress out with age.
Even grown-up boys are seen to have such habit of keeping baby dolls if not playing. This act is not weird or proves that the person is a psychopath. It is normal and is just like any other hobby. What about Superman, Spiderman, and even stuffed animals, they are also dolls in one way or the other. Why should the boys not play with dolls? Why shouldn’t they cry? And Why boys should always have tough guy image?
The boys should stay at home and take care of children as and clean the house as girls do. Like the way, men are working as nurses and flight attendants. There is a need to stop believing the belief that men can not have a softer corner in their hearts.
Playing with baby dolls at the grown-up stage is an excellent way to release stress and tension. It is the best thing which you like to do and will bring happiness and smile on your face, which will let you forget about your stress and depression.
Boys and even girls used to catch up in wrong habits at teenage and ruin their lives. If your son like to play with dolls even at the grown-up stage of like say 14 years of age, it is suitable for him as it prevents your son from moving into wrong companies of people or alcohol addict, etc.
Playing with dolls is a harmless hobby that enables you to be creative with little lovely baby dolls and express yourself uniquely and powerfully. It is the right way to put out your imaginations.
The benefits of a boy at any age playing with or collecting baby dolls are too much as we discussed in the article above, but there is a disadvantage of boys playing with baby dolls. People usually don’t understand your choice, and they only talk casually about any matter. This thing might become a dark side of playing with reborn baby dolls, especially if you are socially conscious.