Tag Archives: childhood

Violence: Visceral vs Video Games

Contrary to popular perception, a new study by Boston University professor Christopher Salas- Wright finds that youth violence is declining–and at noteworthy rates.The research is in American Journal of Public Health. (full access paywall) Youth Violence on Decline neurosciencenews.com   … Continue reading

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Obscure Got, Common Forgot

A 2 stop hunt n gather turned into three stores – trying to find “ginger in syrup”. The Discount version of the Chain Store didn’t have it. The Major Chain store didn’t have it. but T&T had ginger in honey, … Continue reading

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Something about Handbaskets

The Globe and Mail New series The Story of Us is not the story of Canada: From ignoring francophones to breezing over First Nations, the show illuminates how impossible it is to impose a single storyline of our country’s rich … Continue reading

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I had a Pony.

For a long time, I thought that this was the only picture of me and Raindrop. His name was Raindrop. (Chilliwack, British Columbia Canada, 1970s) Recently, this image turned up: me Raindrop and my Uncle Bill. My Mom’s younger brother and … Continue reading

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It’s 2016 and the 70s Happened

Suffering Suffragettes, from voting for to running for who is in office. From the Secretary Pool to the Corner Office. Labour and Worker Rights are Women’s Rights too. It’s not just about reproduction, but representation, eh? it’s about making choices … Continue reading

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Only Decade Kids will get it

the 1970s had small skateboards in neon colours the 80s had the walkman the 90s, everyone had a geeky gadget.. it seemed like…   the 00s… did they get have a thing or get named? the 10s…..the teen decade of … Continue reading

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Shaggy Dogs and Cat Tails

Dogs and Cats… n kid stories…. kids and their animal companions. Cat Query So if you trap the cat between the outside door and the screen door – are they both in and out of the house at the same … Continue reading

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