It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Parenting Issues Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-22-2004, 01:31 AM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 9
nicola19 HB User
Birds and Bees...a little old fasioned

I noticed many people concerned with when and weather or not to do te "Birds and Bees" talk.
Im not sure if Im an oddity or not, but when I was young (Im talkin really young, maybe from the age of 2) Sex and puberty were never things I had to be talked to about, they were just common knowledge. I learned about them gradually as I learned about the world.
I always knew about sex, it wasnt a dirty thing... just a thing that mommys and daddys did.
With my children it was and is the same thing. My youngest (3) knows about where babies come and my oldest (7) knows that later, she will get her period.
Im just curious as to what other parents think about that. what concerns do you have about them learning at a young age?
Thanks

 
Old 11-22-2004, 08:26 AM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 78
Calamity04 HB User
Re: Birds and Bees...a little old fasioned

Well its good that they know a young age that it is common and not something to be ashamed of. But even though your 3 year old know where babies come from and your 7 year old know she will get a period they don't know all the details of that. They have a vague idea right? Its the going into detail and seperating the facts from myths that you have a talk about as they get older.

Last edited by Calamity04; 11-22-2004 at 08:30 AM. Reason: I can't type...

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
burts bees lip chap lady66 Beauty & Cosmetics 8 01-25-2007 12:44 PM
Birds and the Bees - when to tell gtown_blondie Children's Health 3 02-08-2006 05:27 PM
Looking for books on the birds and bee's for kids. Cindy_S74 Children's Health 5 05-26-2005 05:05 AM
The 'Talk', aka 'The Birds and the Bees' alltaken Parenting Issues 17 12-06-2004 06:39 PM
Anyone NOT LIKE Burts Bees complexion soap? unruhe Acne 0 08-13-2004 12:50 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Seraph (8), writeleft (6), rudiraven (4), marisuela (4), jilas0127 (3), Foxxii (3), Curious One (3), noevr (3), katlin09 (3), Administrator (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1162), MSJayhawk (992), Apollo123 (890), Titchou (827), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (757), ladybud (744), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:42 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!