Mama Sass

Must there be a parents’ guide for every big news event?

I stumbled upon this helpful story when I sat down to catch up on the news online last night while the pasta was boiling for dinner.

“Explaining the Government Shutdown to Your Kids”

And I thought, “Do I have to?”

I’m a big believer in communicating with my kids. In fact, they beg me to stop talking about sex all the time. But must every atrocity and adult screw-up be turned into a teachable moment?

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