Recently, our nearly six year old has been asking some real gems about the world. I have entertained several queries about God, her body, my body, the bodies of others, people’s intentions, what happens when people die, and even questions about disasters and murder.
This is not something you generally prepare for when expecting a child or when raising a youngster. Thankfully, answering hard questions can be simplified by keeping in mind three simple guiding ideas: truth, tact, and appropriateness. Please take a moment to read more at my post today on Natural Parents Network: Answering Hard Questions, and leave your own thoughts in the comments.