I joke that the only person who should have to see me naked is my husband. Nancy Friedman, a New York City mom of two middle schoolers, said while every child is different, most kids make it clear when their mom or dad's nudity no longer works for them. But certain aspects of the tradition of naked competition still existed when I was a young man growing up in Chicago in the early 's. I don't want them to think there is anything wrong with my body or theirs. Jenny Louie said her husband is so uncomfortable when their 4-year-old daughter, Rebecca, is naked that, even if she is alone in her bedroom, in Los Angeleshe will immediately close her shutters.
Aly Mandel, 41, a school psychologist and mother of five in Highland ParkN.
Envision 30 young boys at various stages of puberty, with a wide variety of body shapes, lining up so the coach, in his well-fitted swimsuit, could take attendance. I'm doing what works for me. Here's what the latest research…. Mandel said, explaining that the girl abhorred clothes. Some parents believe in keeping nudity as a normal part of family life so kids become comfortable with their bodies. And that's OK, too.