Puberty 101: “Everything I need to Know, I Learned From…”

I vividly remember the afternoon I asked my mom, ‘Where do babies come from?’ 

After quickly steering our vehicle back onto the roadway, she paused and replied, “Well, we went to God and told him we wanted children.  And, He gave them to us.”  Naturally, I believed her.  Why shouldn’t I?  She’s my mom, I thought.  In my 12 year-old mind, I visualized my parents walking into heaven – eight times – and leaving with a baby!  She did give a creative answer – false but funny!