Kristen Bell Shares Rare Glimpse at Her and Dax Shepard's Parenting Techniques

Kristen Bell shared a video on Instagram of her trying not to react as her husband, Dax Shepard, discusses curse words with one of their daughters.

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Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard (opens in new tab) are notoriously protective of their daughters, Lincoln, 6, and Delta, 5, but this weekend, the actress gave fans a rare peek into her and Shepard's parenting style.

In a series of Instagram Story videos on Friday, Bell revealed her (hilarious) reactions to a conversation between Shepard (opens in new tab) and one of their daughters about cursing and using the middle finger.

In the video (which, for the record, was filmed in a public space), their daughter tells her dad about a kid at school who uses the middle finger constantly. Here's how the conversation (which Bell could hardly (opens in new tab) contain her laughter during) went down:

A fan account posted the video, which you can watch below:

"I have been waiting for this conversation since the day I got pregnant," Bell wrote on the video. "The one where we talk about what fingers mean what when u hold em up. I [am] fidgeting because I am trying so hard not to laugh. It's excruciating. @daxshepard you handled this brilliantly."

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