Talking dating kids
So Passport to Purity is a great tool for younger kids, but what do you do if your kids are older?
I would like to share with you a few parenting ideas and then give you some questions that you could use to generate a good discussion between you and your son or daughter.
One of the biggest issues we face from the get-go is: What do we say to our kids? I asked Toronto psychotherapist Jana Brankov for some surefire tips. Talk to them Trying to hide the fact that you’re dating won’t work. “You need to be authentic because kids sniff us out. Keep it simple Brankov says one of the biggest mistakes dating parents make is telling their kids too much.
“This is one of those cases where less is more,” she says.
I used a resource called “Passport to Purity” by Dennis and Barb Rainey.
It’s better to assess the situation and just tell your ex before they do. Read more: Making it through your divorce How to be a good friend to a recently single Mom (or Dad!It is not an exaggeration to say that we live in a highly sexualized culture here in America.