Most abuse occurs when the abuser has one-on-one time with the child.
I want to be very clear about this — I believe child sex trafficking is an abhorrent crime and I am not a fan in any way shape or form. The people who use children and teens in this way are the scum of the earth. However, every time the media gets all up in […]
These are the three “Naked Questions” I am asked with regularity: 1) “Is it okay to be naked in front of my kids?” 2) “When should my kids stop bathing together?” 3) “Is it okay for me (or my partner) to be naked in front of my opposite sex child?” The short answers to these […]
I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again – Stranger Danger is a “mommy myth.” Brought to us by some savvy marketers many moons ago, it has become one thing many moms worry about – when they really and truly don’t have to. It’s a scary idea and not much more. The chance of your […]
Great little article by Oprah’s people on grooming. This is what sexual predators do to families and kids to sneakily get into their lives. It doesn’t feel bad, scary or wrong. Kids don’t notice it and sadly, their parents don’t either. If there is an adult in your life that makes you uncomfortable because of […]