A Leo mom is a showy mom, who does everything on a grand scale, and that includes raising her children. How easily her kids deal with her natural style of mothering and how she might need to alter it for each zodiac child can be seen in mother/child sun sign compatibility.
A Leo mom simply loves her children and thinks they are the best. She's a fun, energetic, and affectionate mom who takes great pride in her children and expects a lot from them but also will do whatever it takes to make sure they have everything they need and want. She'll encourage them to be active in all sorts of extracurricular activities and sports. She'll attend every event and be the mom who claps and cheers the loudest. However, she can be overly dramatic and fail to consider that a sports loss, a bad performance, a skinned knee, or bad grade are not the end of the world. As playful, generous, and warmhearted as a Leo mom can be, she's just as demanding. She's a mom who knows when and how to lay down the law and is willing to enforce it.
No matter what's going on, a Leo mom believes in keeping up appearances, so raising an Aries child just might be a lesson in humility. An independent, hot-headed, sassy, and rebellious Aries child will regularly challenge his Leo mom's absolute authority, and it won't matter to him who's listening and watching. So, from time to time, he'll embarrass his mom or hurt her feelings. However, there will be more positives than negatives between a Leo mom and her Aries child because mom is proud of his determination and that he stands up for himself, and he loves that she will give him so much praise and applause he when he succeeds.
A Leo mom is loving, affectionate, and loyal, and can easily give her Taurus child the warm, stable home she needs to thrive. Mom will love her child's mellowness and will indulge her possessive nature with everything she could want. However, that doesn't mean there won't be challenges. Both are stubborn and will face off regularly. So, it's best if mom realizes this child isn't going to budge, call on her inner grown-up and back down first, then come at her Taurus child from a different direction. The very best way to get her Taurus child to do what she wants is bribe her or coax her with affection.
A Leo mom and a Gemini child both have a playful and social nature. A Gemini child is curious about everything, and a Leo mom is so confident and decisive, he comes to think mom knows everything. A Leo mom will enjoy taking her Gemini child everywhere and showing off his cleverness to her friends. A Gemini child gets mischievous when bored, but life with a Leo mom is never dull. Mom will keep him busy. She'll facilitate him in making friends and becoming involved in all sorts of activities. Best of all, a Gemini child is calmed and steadied by his Leo's mom's stabilizing influence.
A Leo mom, being a dramatic person, is always demonstrative. She'll shower her Cancer child with all the love and affection in her heart, and her Cancer child will return that love wholeheartedly and unconditionally. She's also a protective mom, and her Cancer child will thrive under her warm and loving care. However, mom needs to remember her child is emotionally sensitive and can be disturbed by unfamiliar people and places. Still, a Leo mom's engaging personality has the potential to give a Cancer child the courage to come out of her shell.
A Leo mom and her Leo child are both sunny, creative, and spirited. Mom will adore raising this child and watching him build confidence. All mom needs to remember is that just like her, a Leo child wants to be in the spotlight and needs lots of attention, approval, and praise. Also, like his mom, he wants to be the boss. A Leo child can have can have quite the tantrum when he doesn't get his way. So, a Leo mom should expect this but choose her battles and give her Leo child some personal authority and leeway.
A Leo mom may have a hard time understanding why her Virgo child is so reserved, serious, self-critical, and shy. But she will adore her and do almost anything to help her overcome her shyness and be less self-critical. A dramatic Leo mom naturally heaps praise and affection on her children, and that alone will instill confidence in her Virgo child. And mom's bright, courageous, playful, and dynamic personality will light up her life and draw her out a bit. Yes, a Leo mom can have a positive effect on a Virgo child. And best of all a Virgo child will be less anxious under mom's with stabilizing influence.
A Libra child and a Leo mother will bring out the best in and admire one another. A Libra child is a people pleaser and wants nothing more than to please mom and make her happy. He's a sweet, affectionate child, who'll admire mom's sunny personality, generosity, and courage. A Libra child will never make a scene and embarrasses his mom, and both enjoy having fun and being around people. They both want life to be beautiful in every way. She's a protective, affectionate, sentimental mother who'll guide him when he can't make up his mind and can give him the mothering and the home environment he needs to become self-assured and confident.
A charming and delightful Leo mom will have a hard time understanding her morose Scorpio child. Mom is warm and sunny; a Scorpio child is deep and mysterious. Mom seldom keeps anything hidden; a Scorpio child's motivations aren't readily apparent. Mom should expect a certain amount of conflict, but she needs to keep in mind this is a child that will test her love and can be rather manipulative. Although dealing with her Scorpio child can be tricky for a Leo mom, there is a shared loyalty. This complex child just wants to know mom loves him and will be there for her no matter what.
A Leo mom will adore mothering a Sagittarian child. Just like his Leo mom, he's optimistic, generous, carefree, enthusiastic, social, funny, and charismatic. Mom will be proud everyone seems to be enchanted by her friendly, happy, playful child. Sometimes he will do or say things that can embarrass mom or hurt her pride, but mom will just need to try to understand it's in his nature to be boisterous and bluntly honest. Mom should be aware that evading restrictions and fast-talking his way out of trouble are his specialties. All mom must do is give her Sagittarius child a fairly long leash and plenty of room to roam.
A Capricorn child will take a bit of adjustment on the part of her Leo mom. Like her Leo mom, she wants and needs praise and recognition. However, unlike her Leo mom, she feels she has to earn it. A Capricorn child is a stoic and precociously industrious child. She seemingly needs very little attention, affection or praise, however, deep down a Capricorn child wants and needs all this from her mom and will do anything to earn it. The best thing a Leo mom can do to show her love for this child is to encourage and cheer her on in her endeavors, praise all her accomplishments, give her hugs and kisses, and reward her. Hint: Money in a reward she'll appreciate.
A Leo mom might feel mystified and hurt by her Aquarius child's lack of emotional attachment to her. He's not as warm, affectionate, and expressive as his Leo mom, but mom will be thrilled he loves having fun, is stimulated by anything that's new and different, and seems to be able to get along with anyone. An Aquarius child was born to be free of emotional attachments. So, even if it hurts, mom needs to let him think in his own brilliant way, observe and mingle with all sorts of people, and always remember he's not good at expressing his emotions, but he loves and adores his Leo mom from a distance.
Your Pisces child will bask in the warmth of her Leo mom's love and protection. Mom will be the center of her world, and that's what a Leo mom wants most from her child. A Pisces child is highly impressionable to the moods of those around her, especially mom. A Leo mom is happy, optimistic, and courageous, and her Pisces child will pick up on mom's positive vibes and be happy herself. The fact a Leo mom is a bit sensitive helps mom understand her Pisces child's compassionate nature. A Leo mom style of cheerful, playful, protective, and devoted mothering creates a tender connection between the two.
Nature Meets Nurture
At the moment a child is born, nature meets nurture. Children are born with a set of instructions on how to nurture them. These instructions are spelled out in their astrological birth chart. Parent and child astrological compatibility can guide a mother on how to modify her natural style of mothering in such a way that she can bring out her child's positive sun sign potential and so much more.