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Hugely (sex:)positive site for parents of girls

One of my favourite pages on Facebook as “A Mighty Girl”.  They post daily inspirational and educational posts and their website is full of helpful blogs and book recommendations.  They also talk about music, games and movie recommendations.

As part of my series of blog posts about Sex:Positive conversations with your children I wanted to recommend this site and these pages and books specifically. Continue reading

Talking about our bodies

The overt sexual energy of Beltane makes this an unlikely family festival.  However, we need to be able to talk about sex in an open, positive and appropriate way with our children, whatever their age.

lover-father-1310288“Sex positive” is a term that I am seeing more and more in my research and social media interactions.  It is a campaign by Brook, the topic of blogs and the underpinning philosophy of an empowering way of talking about sex and bodies with children of all ages.  Sex Positive is a response to the judgemental, body shaming and limited information often available to young people.  It is founded in respect, consent and happiness. Continue reading