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Allons Enfants De La Patrie

When do you talk to your children about terrible events in the news? I don’t. They’re 8 and 5 and I don’t need to stain their empathy with such cynicism.

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An 8 Yr Old Defends Evolution

There is no religion in my home. My kids know others believe, while also understanding these are legends and not facts. Then my oldest got into an evolution debate

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The Irrational Fears Only Parents Have

Parents are crazy. We have to be crazy, our souls are running around outside our body. That deep kind of unconditional love leads to irrational fears. Because kids. And we love them. So. damn. much.

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“God Is The King of The Ghosts”

Charlie sat at the dinner table recently and declared “god is King of all the ghosts!” It opened up a discussion I wasn’t having with my kids, but will now. If you’re going to bring your false idols to the playground, I’m going to empower my kids with the knowledge that the seeds you are sowing will only reap lies.

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