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Comment #1792681 by Katie Does

Katie Does Nov 10th 2013, 3:39 PM #

I am an Irish Mammy in my early 50s, 5 kids, ranging from 10 to late teens. Fairly typical I’d say, except we are athiest so mass was obviously never an issue.

I’m guessing that a lot of people here are much younger than me. Here are some of the things we don’t tell our kids. I urge you to think of your own parents as you read, because despite what you think much of it probably applies. Keeping things secret in families is a two way street.

We still have regular sex and it’s sometimes really filthy.
That time you came home early from school and we were in the kitchen, red faced and disheveled? We hadn’t been digging the garden and the dog hadn’t knocked all the stuff off the table.
We own several sex toys.
I have a tattoo you know nothing about.
I slept with more than 10 other men before I met your dad. His score is higher.

There’s more, but that’ll do for now.

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6 things you should no longer need to hide from your parents