Sure your children will play with any doll you give them
Their son grew up to become a temple president. Several of the apostles have grown up in part member homes.
We had lots of sex and fun.
The most important thing is an open dialogue, as you say, and utmost respect for the other person. There is a lot about Mormonism I am still struggling to understand, but I am reading faith-based memoirs and studying up on Mormonism as well as other religions but the relevance here is on Mormonism.