Who's Talking To Your Children About Sex?

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Who's Talking To Your Children About S-E-X?

Think back to how you learned about sex.  What do you remember?

If you were lucky enough to grow up in a sex-positive home your parents facilitated an ongoing conversation about sexual health and wellness.  You were encouraged to ask questions and received loving, supportive, and accurate answers to those questions. 

Chances are, however, that wasn’t your reality. 

You either learned about sex in school where the emphasis was on anatomy, disease prevention, and avoiding pregnancy. Or you learned from your friends who were probably misinformed or br ...

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Posted in:

  • Parenting
  • Sex Education

Tags:

  • boundaries
  • communication
  • parenting

Self-Care When The World Feels Unsafe

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SELF-CARE WHEN THE WORLD FEELS UNSAFE

What a challenging time to be alive.

[sigh]

All the violence this week has left many of us experiencing intense & overwhelming emotions--not knowing how to manage the heaviness in our hearts. Before continuing our desire series we wanted to address the collective grief & trauma many are experiencing today.

During times of despair, it's common to overlook our self-care.  Poor self-care can contribute to our state of unease and even lower our immune system.  Though these few isolated activities won't solve the tremendous problems we're facing they may better equip us to be part of the solution.  

If the emotions ...

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Posted in:

  • Self-Care

Tags:

  • anxiety
  • boundaries
  • depression
  • grief
  • relationships
  • self-care
  • world events

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