Tags » Happy Childhood

Is it necessary to keep victimizing yourself?

Something I have grown tired of in the American culture is the mass of people who continue to use their hurts as a crutch, playing the victim. 748 more words

Candy Floss and Mussels

I have an abiding memory of coming to live by the seaside when I was a kid. We moved from the countryside (which was great place to grow up), to the beach (which was greater). 151 more words


Finding ExtraOrdinary In the Ordinary

A peep into the past on Children’s Day…

The world of packets and bottles, has not only endangered the environment, but has also robbed our children of an important slice of undiluted life. 853 more words

Good Reads

Common sense parenting in spite of my ocean of fears

Since the death of 24-year-old Canadian track runner Daundre Barnaby on March 27, I’ve been thinking a lot about how I’m raising my children.

Daundre’s tragic accident (he was swimming in the ocean at a training camp in St. 419 more words


Thank God for Happy Children

Thank God for happy children,

for pictures like these

May their lives be happy and sunny for as long as possible

before real life sets in.


Childhood Memories

I never fully understood how a childhood memory could be so inaccurate until having children of my own.

My oldest is 18 and about to move out. 681 more words