So it almost the last month of 2020 and I am sure that every single one of us cannot wait for the year to get over. Though, I must confess that I did love the idea of social distancing; made the introvert in me so happy and gave me more time to get under the covers and read a book. Books have always been my best friends anyway. Sadly though I haven’t been able to even come close to hitting my Goodreads Challenge Target for the year. But what I did mange was to have an interes
Recently S had an experience which made me realise how we as
adults unwittingly condition our kids into gender roles. It all began with S
innocently saying, “but mumma that requires strength and girls are not strong”.
For a mom who has never ever said girls are not strong to him, I was shocked. I
asked him why he said that and he had a story to tell, of friends who were
fighting and eventually the boys being told not to trouble the girls because
the girls are weak and don’t h