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comment When are kids old enough for an electric toothbrush?
@MrDuk: well, ¯\_ツ_/¯
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comment As an atheist, how should I explain theism to my children?
@CortAmmon, yep - I usually say that science is my religion. That's what I believe in: cold hard facts, and peer-reviewed theories. Alas, there's little in the way of empathy and social benevolence in that, but it's useful for calling BS on the claims of crackpots (like homeopathy).
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comment How to explain Paris terrorist attack to primary school age children?
@DainDwarf the way I see it, it's a huge topic to open up. It's too complex for giving a short surface explanation, because on the surface it just doesn't make sense - not even to adults! So an explanation has to be deeper, and that's not a part of this world I'd like to show a pre- or primary-schooler. Let them be innocent as long as possible... I guess the challenge is how can terrorism be explained simply and briefly? Unfortunately, it's not possible to make it seem not dangerous.
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comment rules for a tea party
@Buzz - I submitted myself to Alice in Wonderland recently and frankly I had to stop because I was more and more getting the thought WTF was this guy smoking when he wrote that book? It's so weird and trippy. Very strange.
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comment giving birth at home— how to deal with an older child?
+1 for having multiple alternatives lined up! Something might come up at the last moment.