Some things have stuck around in society for ages, but we’ve come a long way, and we might start to ‘unlearn’ some things to change the world for the better.
The thing is that many habits and behaviors have been normalized by people for some reason, but they’re not necessarily the right way to go. For example, one of those things is bodily autonomy when it comes to children, especially when it comes to kissing and hugging their adult relatives or friends. Although they’ve been so normalized by now, it’s not necessarily the right way to go, and many parents have started teaching their children bodily autonomy from a very young age.
Bodily autonomy in children has become a heated topic on social media, and parents have a lot to say about their kids’ bodily autonomy and consent.
Today we’ll share a few examples of moms that claim they have no problem making relatives and friends uncomfortable in order to value their kids’ bodily autonomy, independence, and consent when it comes to hugging and kissing.