Maria De Filippi admits mistakes from mom: ‘I exaggerated, I was too much on my son’

Maria De Filippi spoke openly about relationship with the son Gabriele, adopted together with Maurizio Costanzo. The presenter admitted to having made several mistakes, and in particular to having been a mother rather cumbersome who for a long time did not leave his son free to express himself and to experiment. Today the 28 year old lives with his girlfriend Francesca Quattrini. “He lives with a very nice girl. It all came gradually, and seeing it so peaceful I understood that it’s okay. When he introduced me to his girlfriend last summer, I made a good mom. She really is a lot carina, very good. I like it”, Maria said in an interview with ‘Oggi’.

Maria De Filippi, 58, talks about her relationship with her son Gabriele and her mistakes as a mother

Speaking of her parenting style, De Filippi explained: “I am no longer apprehensive about him. In the past I confess that I have gone too far. I have been to him too closeor, I broke them boxes on the whole. I took offense, I took it, some of his behaviors seemed to me profound injustices. I was amazed at some of his reactions. We have been demanding models and I sentenced a lot with him. I never put him in a position to be able make a mistake”.

Gabriele Costanzo, 58 years old, together with his girlfriend Francesca Quattrini, 23
Gabriele Costanzo, 58 years old, together with his girlfriend Francesca Quattrini, 23
Gabriele together with his father Maurizio Costanzo, 81
Gabriele together with his father Maurizio Costanzo, 81

“Then one day he specifically asked me not to tell him what would have happened if he had done this or that. Wanted to be free, and I realized he was right. I quit. He taught me to be a mother. I, growing it, have always kept in mind what I wish he had made mine mother with me ”, added the 58-year-old.

During the lockdown Maria didn’t worry much about her son. “He spent time at home or at work. I didn’t worry too much, he comes to dinner three times a week, I saw him and I did tranquillizzavThe”, he concluded.

Written by: on 16/7/2020.