While I have perpetual plans to become a podcaster myself, I’m not quite there yet.
Watch ‘em yourself first to make sure they jibe with your values.
The amygdala—the emotional center – is the part of the brain that’s running the show. Add on a big dose of hormones – Ack!
One place to start is to explain to your kids, sooner, rather than later, that they will someday, most likely, experience a feeling in their body that is called “desire” or “sexual desire.” And can start as young as ten – hence the boner. Girls get them too, they are just teeny-tiny.
I’ve written about this before and so will keep it short here. Give a listen to this great Fresh Air program. It’s an interview with the women who wrote a book called “The New Puberty” about why girls are starting puberty considerably earlier than ever. You can get the book here. They say it’s most […]