Category Archives for Puberty

puberty books disability

Puberty books disability

  • last month

This list of puberty books disability has been compiled for the parents who reach out to me, looking for books about puberty that are suitable for their child with a disability. Sex education in the field

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explaining periods to your son

How to start explaining periods to your son

  • last month

A common question that I’m asked by parents is about how to start explaining periods to your son. They may be unsure about whether their son needs to know about periods, what to tell him and how

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when will i start my first period quiz

When will I start my first period? Quiz for girls

  • a couple of months ago

The ‘When will I start my first period?’ Quiz helps tween girls work out when to expect their first period so that they can be prepared for the big day. Waiting for your first period can feel

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period bag

The best period bag for tween girls

  • a couple of months ago

A period bag is something that every tween girl should have. Preferably before they have their first period. But what sort of bag do you get? What do you put inside it and how do you get your tween to

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Norwegian sex education show

Norwegian sex education show for tweens

  • a couple of months ago

Have you ever heard of the Norwegian sex education show? Norwegian public broadcaster NRK created a special puberty series on ‘Newton’, its popular science program for kids aged 8 to 12 years

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why does puberty happen

Why does puberty happen? (It’s all about hormones)

  • 6 months ago

Have you ever been asked by your child ‘why does puberty happen‘?  Well, it all has to do with hormones. So how do you go about explaining hormones to your child, without getting all confused

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period positive

Do you live in a period positive house?

  • 6 months ago

My 12 year old daughter had a wonderful idea about how we could make our home period positive. It was such a good idea that I casually mentioned it in my weekly newsletter. And I was surprised by how many

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spring fever sex education

Spring Fever sex education videos for tweens and early teens

  • 6 months ago

Youtube is one of those places where you often find videos that can surprise you. But occasionally it can be a pleasant surprise! Like when I accidentally discovered these videos from the Spring Fever

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puberty facts

Puberty facts: 10 things that your child needs to know about puberty

  • 7 months ago

Here are 10 puberty facts that all kids need to know about. Puberty can be a scary time for kids, especially when they don’t know what to expect. So it helps kids when parents can talk about puberty

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stages of puberty boys

The stages of puberty in boys

  • 10 months ago

As a parent with a son who is on the cusp of puberty, awareness of the stages of puberty in boys is a handy thing to know. Why? Because by knowing what the stages of puberty in boys are, you can at least

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stages of puberty in girls

The stages of puberty in girls

  • 10 months ago

As a parent with a daughter who is on the cusp of puberty, awareness of the stages of puberty in girls is a handy thing to know. Why? Because by knowing what the stages of puberty in girls are, you can

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puberty talk with daughter

How to have the puberty talk with your daughter

  • 11 months ago

Have you had the puberty talk with your daughter? Luckily for our daughters, we now know that having one talk – like what happened when we were kids –  doesn’t really work. Today it

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talking to your son about puberty

How to start talking to your son about puberty

  • 11 months ago

Talking to your son about puberty can be challenging for a lot of parents. At what age do you start talking to boys about puberty? What are you supposed to be talking about? Do you tell him about the changes

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books pre-teens should read

Essential books pre-teens should read about growing up

  • last year

Here you will find some essential books pre-teens should read about growing up. Books that talk about puberty, love, sex and relationships. All the stuff that will start to interest your pre-teen more,

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books about menstruation

The best books about menstruation for girls

  • last year

Puberty often happens sooner rather than later.  And a huge part of puberty for girls is getting their first period. And giving your daughter some books about menstruation is a wonderful way to

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puberty books for girls

The best puberty books for girls

  • last year

If you've walked into your local bookshop to find the best  puberty books for girls, then you most probably walked out feeling pretty overwhelmed.  There are a lot of books out there on this

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puberty books for boy

The best puberty books for boys

  • last year

​If you're the parent of a boy,  you will hopefully find this parent guide to puberty books for boys very helpful.Books help to make talking about puberty with your boy a lot easier. It will

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puberty books for 11 year olds

The best puberty books for 11 year olds

  • last year

Here you will find some puberty books for 11 year olds that may (or may not) tell your child more than they are ready for. You might have an 11 year old who is moody lately or starting to show

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