The Most Powerful Things You Can Say To Your Kids
12. "Your Body Is Your Own"
It's never too early to start teaching your kid about bodily autonomy. Even very young children can recognize their own personal boundaries and learn to respectfully say "no." You feeling awkward when your kiddo doesn't want to sit on Grandpa's lap is a small price to pay for an empowered child who listens to their gut and understands consent.