Another excellent article from Dr. Meeker. What an important message:
“Every parent wants to protect his or her child from the pains of our world, but we can’t. The best that we can do is tell them the truth in loving, reassuring ways.
Most importantly, we must always let them know that our job is to teach and help them through life. And one of the best ways we can do this is by being open and honest when it comes to tough talks.”
Read full article here: http://www.megmeekermd.com/2013/06/when-kids-ask-hard-questions/