Category: Imagination

The British Way of Parenting!

“I tucked my kids up in bed and said, “night night, see you in the morning,” and then we laughed and laughed and we saw each other sixteen more times before sunrise” ~ unknown!

The midweek Word Prompt over on GC and my site Weekly Prompts is Tough Love!

During a recent trip to the Mall, GC witnessed a young child fall over. The child appeared to be knocked out for a few seconds, but his parents showed little or no concern. His mother, after hauling the child to his feet, continued chatting on her mobile (cell phone).

Was this tough love or simply indifference? We asked our readers to form an opinion.

When it comes to parenting, we all have our own way of doing things, what one parent believes is tough love, another will regard as being too soft.

We think much of it depends on our culture and where we are from, and importantly, the hand we are dealt, in other words, the kids we are given!

I enlisted a little help from the late cartoonist ‘Giles’ to showcase the British way of parenting. Read More…

A Licence to Kill!

Photographers are violent people. First they frame you, then they shoot you, then they hang you on the wall!” – Anonymous

The Weekend photo challenge on Weekly Prompts the site GC and I share is EDIT.

We asked our readers if they stage manage their photos, do they take the background into consideration before taking pictures and do they edit before uploading.

Read More…

Coming Soon

Lilliput

Well, this is a first! I don’t normally participate in this type of challenge, nor do I accept awards, mainly because they involve others, and that makes me uncomfortable. For some reason though, this picture immediately conjured up a short tale of woe, so I’m giving it a go, but first I must thank and tag Fandango at https://fivedotoh.com/ who tagged me for this challenge.

The idea for the challenge came from Nova  at My Namastè 365 Online she has named it Imagination Plantation.”

Read More…