Category Archives: House and Family

Children and Boundaries!

  The title sounds tough. Yesterday I had a conversation with some friends about boundaries and whether they are useful to a child’s growth. Several opinions were heard on the matter. Should parents put boundaries? One friend of mine is … Continue reading

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Make-up free!

I have always wondered why we put make-up on. Is it because we want to look pretty? Is it because we want to look prettier than we already are? Or is it because we want to hide our true face? … Continue reading

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Friendship

Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship. Oscar Wilde This is a question that has tortured me for some years now. I would like your opinion on this. Can … Continue reading

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Trifextra: Week Fifty-Five “Hyperbole”

This is my entry for the “hyperbole” trifectra challenge. After spending half an hour trying to think of something hyperbolic, I ended up with an old time classic dialogue between a couple. Being a woman myself I just didn’t want … Continue reading

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Female discrimination: still alive?

Throughout the centuries, man has been treated differently according to his sex. Most of the times the sex that is underestimated is the female one. Needless to say that sexual discrimination still constitutes a major plague in several countries. Sexual … Continue reading

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Commercials for children: Strictly regulated or even banned?

Nowadays, television exerts great influence on children especially with the commercials addressed to them. What is more arguable is that these commercials are often unsuitable for children. That is to say that several commercials encourage children to prefer junk food … Continue reading

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Tidy your room or else…

How many times mothers have told that to their children? I am an example myself. Having been an extremely  messy child, my mother always pointed out that I must tidy my room otherwise I would be punished in some way. … Continue reading

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