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MotherFumbler: Why are parents so squeamish about female anatomy?

If you've ever wondered why parents give silly names to their children's private parts, Vicki Murphy has the answer.
Vicki Murphy has something to say about those silly names parents use for their children's private parts 2:18

When it comes to talking about children's private parts, parents seem to be a little uncomfortable using anatomically-correct terms.

Instead, they use cute-sy names — like hoo-haa, honeypot or flower — but Vicki Murphy asks: what's so scary about the real names for female anatomy?

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About the author 

Vicki Murphy is a writer from Badger's Quay. She's an author, columnist, creative director and creator of the award-winning blog MotherFumbler.ca, where she chronicles her misadventures in motherhood. She lives in Torbay with her very patient husband, two tiny humans, a dog, dust bunnies and more than 30 Lego mini-figures. 

About the Author

Vicki Murphy

Vicki Murphy is the author of the book MotherFumbler, and the blog of the same name.

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