Posted October 16, 2018 05:18:16When it comes to mommy-and-son dynamics, it’s no secret that moms are more protective of their children than dads.
In fact, the vast majority of moms will leave the house without their children and not even have them on their laps, according to a new study.
In a study published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, researchers looked at a sample of 7,500 children and found that mothers who had a child with a close relative were 2.7 times more likely to leave the home than fathers with the same age, race and education.
The researchers also found that moms were significantly more likely than dads to stay at home with their children, with nearly two-thirds of moms staying home with kids at least once a week and almost a third staying at home three times a week.
As a mom, there are a few things you can do to keep the peace in the home: