t’s understandable that parents have a hard time when it’s time to teach your kids where babies come from. Even if you’re preparing the speech, it’s tricky and awkward. But when your kid brings it up, there’s not a whole lot of time to craft a lesson plan, so you’re left scrambling for a response.
These parents took to Twitter to share their very creative answers that might enlighten kids but mostly serve as hilarious ways of dodging the conversation altogether.
Oh well. The kids will learn soon enough.
You can answer the question with another question.
I can only imagine the looks on both their faces when the touchy subject came up and this response was given.
Sometimes, it’s better to let a piece of pop culture do the explaining.
I suppose Look Who’s Talking is a good enough primer for a kid. I hope they like John Travolta!
It’s easy to see why most parents would want to dumb down the details, but that comes at a cost.
Now this kid’s gonna think that every kissing couple is on the road to parenthood. Yikes!
The only thing worse than asking a parent? Asking Siri.
Actually, I take that back. I’m sure many parents would be happy to refer their kids to Siri or anyone else when that uncomfortable question arises.
Thanks for the geography lesson, Mom.
Now this kid’s going to elementary school thinking that Jamaica is just some island overrun with unclaimed babies.
That’s a fun mental image, isn’t it?