Hurricane Irene just wreaked havoc on the nation and whether you were affected or not, your kids may have some questions about the storm. Hopefully, it will be the only hurricane to hit the United States this year, but considering we’re in the midst of hurricane season, that may not be the case. If your child has questions about the hurricane, you’ll want to have answers, especially with the wall-to-wall coverage often offered by the news media. Check out About.com’s guide to talking to your child about hurricanes for help.
At some point in time your child will want to know where babies come from. Maybe they’re about to have a new sibling or maybe they heard a classmate talking about the big S-E-X word. Either way, it’s best to be prepared. What better way to get ready for the answers to the questions your child is bound to ask than by getting a book about the subject. Here is a list of great kids’ books that discuss sex, conception, and well, where babies come from.