Tag Archives: talking to your children about sex

Mummy, what’s porn?

The dining table, my house, the end of a lovely day Picture the scene (albeit in a tidier house). My eldest son and I are seated side by side, me with a glass of chardonnay, him with a plate of … Continue reading

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The real difference between girls and boys

This morning my five-year-old announced that he would be learning “how to tell the difference between girls and boys”. Like any self-respecting liberal parent, I found myself torn between thinking “cool – he’s ready for a frank, open discussion” and … Continue reading

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Yet another pretend ice-cream van

Being someone who grew up with all the advantages of being middle class, yet still ended up, through bad choices, poor timing and the economic downturn, living on a shit council estate does, you’d be pleased to know, still have … Continue reading

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Podcast: How to talk to your children about sex

Originally posted on SexEdUKation:
A year or two ago I was interviewed by the fab @bureauista for her blog- talking about “How to talk to your children about sex”.  I had completely forgotten about it but it today in a…

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