Ah, sweet bedtime. The kiddos are tuckered out and tucked in. Yes, this cringe-inducing scenario is regrettable. But it may not be as bad as you think. Parents can ward off this purely preventable incident by simply installing a locking bedroom doorknob. Once children are old enough to get out of their bed at night, a bedroom doorknob that locks creates safe boundaries for kids — and provides parents with welcome security and peace of mind during sex.
By Rebecca Eckler Feb 13, Photo: iStockphoto. A shiver still goes up my spine when I think of the night, 31 years ago, that I heard my parents doing it. I was nine.
Basically: What do we do when our kid catches us having sex? They were not happy with me. It took me a while to realize what had gone on, like maybe around age 10 or so, and I finally understood why they were so upset. The image of it is still burned into my memory, unfortunately. I was maybe 11 or 12 and I was looking for Christmas presents.