Tagged: sex and parenting

“Come Give Auntie a Kiss!”: Cultivating Consent Skills in Children

“Come Give Auntie a Kiss!”: Cultivating Consent Skills in Children

Many of us have been there. You were a kiddo hanging out with the family and Great Aunt Bea walked in. All the adults moved to greet her with hugs, love, maybe some kisses....

My Sex Diary

My Sex Diary

My friend Rachel edits the Sex Diaries for New York Magazine. The idea is that someone documents one week of their sex life. After reading a few diaries, I felt inspired to write one...

From My Dingaling to Rocket 69: Talking With Your Kids About Sex

From My Dingaling to Rocket 69: Talking With Your Kids About Sex

A favorite CD of mine–Risqué Rhythm: Nasty 50s R&B, is a great compilation of songs that use double entendre in the lyrics to convey sexual meaning. My five year old son’s favorite track is...

What is “Sexy”?

What is “Sexy”?

The other day, my daughter Cindy (7) used the word “sexy”.  Initially I laughed because of how she was using it.  Then I realized I have never defined this word for her and yet...