Mom and Dad Are Fighting

DIY Sex Talk Edition

Slate’s parenting podcast debates if discussing sex with your child is a violation of their privacy.

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Episode Notes

On this week’s episode: Jamilah, Elizabeth, and Dan answer a question from a family where one parent feels that giving the sex talk to a tween violates the child’s privacy. Then they’ll debate what to do about a husband who regresses into a surly teenager when his parents are around.

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Recommendations:

Elizabeth recommends the 1000 Hours Outside printable. There is also a daily tracker available.

Dan recommends World of Snacks.

Jamilah recommends Healthy Roots Dolls.

Join us on Facebook and email us at momanddad@slate.com to ask us new questions, tell us what you thought of today’s show, and give us ideas about what we should talk about in future episodes.

Podcast produced by Rosemary Belson.

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Jamilah Lemieux, Dan Kois, and Elizabeth Newcamp share triumphs and fails and offer advice on parenting kids from toddler to teens.

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