Finding My Way as a Sex-Positive Parent

Rachael Hope
Apr 22, 2019 · 7 min read
Image by Anita S. from Pixabay

When my sons were 7 and 11 we were driving through town one day when the younger one started saying “sex” repeatedly. He wasn’t saying it because he knew or cared what it meant, rather to bother his older brother, who didn’t want him to say that word. This somehow turned into a conversation I was only half listening to, but my ears perked up when I heard my older son say it:

Well, Mommy and…