Parenting: Sex Education – What to Say, When to Say, How Much to Say

The recent article in the papers about two primary school boys (aged 8 and 10) who forced a Year 1 girl to perform oral sex after browsing an adult movie site on their school computer has reminded me that I am overdue to discuss this issue with Aristotle. Sex education should begin at home becauseContinue reading “Parenting: Sex Education – What to Say, When to Say, How Much to Say”

Child Development: Talking about the Birds and the Bees

It recently occurred to me that I’m still referring to Gavin as a toddler when, in fact, he is no longer one.  He has had his third birthday and is now in his fourth year of life.  Based on the age classification, he is no longer a toddler.  How time flies.  It also reminded meContinue reading “Child Development: Talking about the Birds and the Bees”