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    That's it's another way to express love. Along with kissing, hand holding, etc.

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    Quote Originally Posted by turquoisecoast View Post
    agree with this.

    what annoyed me about my upbringing was that sex was something not to be taken lightly. that you weren't supposed to just enjoy your body within a casual setting if that's how you felt.

    I don't think there is anything wrong with or any shame in fun, consensual and safe casual sex. you don't have to be in a serious relationship to enjoy your body. so long as you're respecting yourself and the other person, it's ok to have fun.
    And this.

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    Pretty much the opposite of what my parents did. They never talked about s.ex, or intimacy at all, and it left me not knowing much about it TBH!

    I want mine to know it's normal, natural and feels good. I want both to know that no means no, my son to respect his partner and care about their enjoyment, and for my DD to expect the same from hers. I had lots of relationships with men who didn't do anything for me and I didn't know better to ask.

    That it's not dirty, that it can be fun or special depending on who/what you want at the time, but that you should wait until you are ready the first time. Done let any partner coerce you into it before you want to. Do it because you love someone, not because all your friends are doing it.

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    I will also be watching this with my kids once they become teenagers.....

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQbei5JGiT8

    I am obsessed with consent!

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    Quote Originally Posted by misskittyfantastico View Post
    That is an expression - physical and emotional but not always at the same time.
    A feeing and a moment shared with someone who wants to share it with you.
    Be safe and feel safe - if you don't want or they don't want to, then stop.
    Quote Originally Posted by Renn View Post
    That it's something people do for a variety of reasons - usually because it feels good or to feel close to someone. That their body is their own, and it's up to them, no one else, to decide what they want to do with it and why. To know their own mind and to talk openly with thei partner about what they do or don't want, and that if they make mistakes/regret things, it's an opportunity to learn from. That consideration and respect for a partner is paramount, and that consent can't be assumed.
    Quote Originally Posted by twinklify View Post
    *That having sex is nothing to be ashamed of
    *That you can say no. You do not owe anyone sex if that is not what you want... you don't have to have it just because you have been together for x amount of time
    *Be safe
    Quote Originally Posted by turquoisecoast View Post



    I don't think there is anything wrong with or any shame in fun, consensual and safe casual sex. you don't have to be in a serious relationship to enjoy your body. so long as you're respecting yourself and the other person, it's ok to have fun.
    All of these.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Californication View Post
    Pretty much the opposite of what my parents did. They never talked about s.ex, or intimacy at all, and it left me not knowing much about it TBH!

    I want mine to know it's normal, natural and feels good. I want both to know that no means no, my son to respect his partner and care about their enjoyment, and for my DD to expect the same from hers. I had lots of relationships with men who didn't do anything for me and I didn't know better to ask.

    That it's not dirty, that it can be fun or special depending on who/what you want at the time, but that you should wait until you are ready the first time. Done let any partner coerce you into it before you want to. Do it because you love someone, not because all your friends are doing it.
    This ^^

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    Quote Originally Posted by misskittyfantastico View Post
    That is an expression - physical and emotional but not always at the same time.
    A feeing and a moment shared with someone who wants to share it with you.
    Be safe and feel safe - if you don't want or they don't want to, then stop.
    This.

    I also really want to show her that you can be open about sex without the *smutification* of sex.

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    And that anybody that would have you think that you need to offer sex to bring them closer is not somebody you want to be around


 

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