As a homeschool mom, I deal daily with fear--fear that I'm not doing enough, or doing things right, or doing too much, or doing the wrong things....when a child goes to public school, it's the school district's fault if the child gets messed up. As a homeschooling mom, I can ruin his life all by myself!
One topic that has been tricky in our home has been sex education. I feel very comfortable talking about sex, but my 14-yr old son DOESN'T. I will occasionally try to take advantage of "teaching moments" (usually during a Family Guy episode) but my son does not want to hear any of my wisdom. So I've resorted to less traditional ways of getting the message out there. Thus, the following post--sex ed curriculum for today.