Mum praises boy who helped daughter on period. Besides who wants to have sex when your parents are under the same roof…'. Davina McCall opens up about being 'brutally honest' with her children. My daughters boyfriend is welcome to stay she's nearly 18 and he's 18 but under no circumstances can they stay in the same room when it's time to go to bed. Rather at home than in a park Francesca Rice Francesca is the Deputy Digital Editor at Good Housekeeping, mostly covering fashion and beauty for the site with a sideline in all things royal. Don't understand the mentality that you wouldn't want to encourage your children to have safe sex, which includes being in a safe environment.