Horror In Orlando: How To Talk To Your Kids About The News

“Momma, What Happened?!”

How To Talk To Your Kids About The News.

How To Empower Your Kids“Could someone shoot me, Momma?”

49 people are dead and more than 53 are wounded after a lone gunman opened fire in an Orlando club early Sunday morning. Another terror attack on US soil. Another needless hate crime.

I stall, wondering how to answer that question. If I’m shaken, unsure and can’t even process the reality as an adult, how can we possibly expect our children to? Much less, how do I answer their questions?

When the news is everywhere – your kids look to you for answers.

But what if you don’t have them?

Here’s what you do.