Recently someone I know sang an old nursery rhyme about hot cross buns to my little Button-Pusher. After the line, ‘if you have no daughters, give them to your sons’, I commented (half jokingly) “what if you have daughters? Don’t the sons get any if you have daughters? What are the sons supposed to do? … More What do old fashioned stories teach our children? Answer: very little!
There once was a girl with a head full of curls, who despite having cause to complain, was happy and bright, she was quite the delight. Would you like to know more? I’ll explain: see the girl lived at home, though she oft felt alone, as her parents had long since passed on. A step-mum existed, … More Ella & the iPhone
There once was a girl with a head full of curls, whose Daddy had taught her to throw. Then a boy from school (a bit of a fool) said, “Hang on, doesn’t she know? Girls can’t throw! The ones that I know mess it up, or just drop the ball. They hold it all wrong, … More She’s Not Good for a Girl, She’s Just Good!