Where would we be without the internet? Remember when we had to find and then look up an encylopedia if we wanted to know something? When we had to write letters to our family and friends when we were away from home? When we read actual books as opposed to kindle and the like, and … More The feckin not so time saving merits of the internet!
I know why a blogger blogs, so I wonder why does a troll troll? Is a troll a person who goes online with nothing but trolling in mind? Or are they people who get sucked in when they read other troll comments? For them is it just a smart comment competition, one trying to be … More Why does a troll toll?
I think I am part of the very first group of parents to rear children in the era of computer and online technology. We had no rule books, no prior knowledge to tap into. This modern world of technology and social media, was very different to the world I knew as a child. In our … More We can’t ignore technology when we have children.
I think I have a problem. I came home from work at ten last night, and my husband met me at the door, His face telling me something was wrong. He said “What is the worst thing that could be gone in the house?”, “Oh no!” I said “not the internet!”. He looked at me … More Blogging More Than A Hobby!
My youngest is still at that beautiful age where no matter where she goes, if she interacts with another child, she will come home and say “I made a friend today”. This could mean that at a party or in the playground she will talk with or play with another child for the short period … More So you think you’re a grown up!