Talking to your kid about sex can be daunting. So we asked the experts how and when to cover everything from sex and puberty to gender identity and consent. Lindsay Kneteman September 24, She told herself that, when it came to how to talk to kids about sex, she would be open and honest.
How to talk to your kids about sex: An age-by-age guide
How to talk to kids about sex: An age-by-age guide
One mom has no idea what she should do after she discovered that her year-old son was having sex with her sister-in-law. Originally, she thought that having her brother and his family come stay with them at their farm would be a nice change. Their families could bond, she reasoned. But perhaps her son and his aunt took that spirit a little too literally. As for the mom, she has three kids of her own: a year-old daughter, a year-old daughter, and a son who's 18 years old. Like when they recently went grocery shopping together and he splintered off from his mom to go buy "gym supplements.