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My 8 year old asked me, mom you & dad have seen each others's all body parts, right?

My 8 year old asked me, mom you & dad have seen each others' all body parts, right?
I know, before I was born, you have seen daddy's all body parts & daddy has seen yours as well. What to answer to this question?

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Momquestions281

Asked by Momquestions281 at 2:09 PM on Dec. 16, 2013 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Tell him yes, now is the time to have sex talks, body changes ect
    funlovinlady

    Answer by funlovinlady at 2:10 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • yes
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 2:11 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • yes
    vampporcupine

    Answer by vampporcupine at 2:13 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • Children are very innocent and are just trying to figure out how relationships work. The answer is yes....if it leads to other questions just answer those honestly too.
    silverthreads

    Answer by silverthreads at 2:15 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • Yes! Old enough to understand how babies are made, and this is probably what he/she wants to know.
    2kids2dogs2cats

    Answer by 2kids2dogs2cats at 2:31 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • Be honest. Ask if he/she has any questions.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 2:59 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • Say yes. Eight is plenty old enough to be talking about these things. You can use the proper names for the body parts too.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 3:34 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • 8 is definitely old enough to have the sex talk.
    kmath

    Answer by kmath at 7:01 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • No. I have never seen daddy's lungs or his heart or his brain. But outer parts yes.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 8:26 PM on Dec. 16, 2013

  • What could be so difficult about an honest answer? yes, the answer is yes and be ready to the follow up question too, truth always hun....
    older

    Answer by older at 8:39 AM on Dec. 17, 2013

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