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Help your tween navigate those tricky matters of the heart. My daughter was 11 when she went to her first school dance. I put on a brave face as she got out of the car in her polka-dot dress with a denim jacket for her signature swagger. But what I really wanted to say as she disappeared into the crowd of sixth-grade bravado was, "Wait—come back! Not to mention the potential for tween romance.
I can vaguely recall a time when my girls were crazy about me. They wanted to be by my side constantly; their eyes would grow wide each time they saw me. But then one day I stopped nursing and apparently lost some of my sparkle. My husband, however, the consistent one that he is, just kept right on being awesome. Despite the girls growing older when it comes to airplane rides and tickle fests and pancakes yes, he flips them both, ages 2 and 10, like pancakes it's as though he's never missed a beat.
Can you imagine your children walking in on you and your spouse having sex? Surely this is one of the scenarios many parents dread! If this were to happen, how can we respond in a way that is helpful for our kids? Parents who sleep with their infants and toddlers in the same room may have sex while their kids are sound asleep in their cribs. While children at this age would generally not be affected if they happen to see their parents having sex, it goes without saying that it is not wise or safe to have sex while your child is in the same bed as you and your spouse.