What Is An Appropriate Age For Kids To Start Gaming?

This is something that has been on my mind for quite some time now. I have often wondered what is a suitable age for kids to start gaming of any sort. The main reason I wonder about this is because having been an avid gamer for many years, going way back to the GameBoy days, and eventually leading to Xbox, which was my preferred platform for gaming, I was without a doubt at a certain point obsessed with playing my Xbox. In fact I was so obsessed to the point where I even had the logo tattooed on my upper… [Read More]

Younger Dad:Older Dad,I’ve Been Both 

I have had the great fortune in my life to be a younger dad and a older dad and when I recently thought about it I felt for me there were some differences between the two.  Their is no right time to have children because nobody knows when you are going to meet that person that you want to start a family together and if you do start a family together there are no guarantees that it will be happily ever after with a fairytale ending.  My first adventure with becoming a dad was in my first marriage and I… [Read More]

Old people say it as it is!

Today is my Mum’s birthday and how age has changed her.  One of the most amazing things about old age is the lack of inhibitions that as you get. It appears that the older you are, you have no problem saying it as it is! My mum is in her eighty’s and there is no doubt that the older she has got she has no qualms about saying what’s on her mind. She will tell me in full detail exactly what is wrong with her and I mean no holds barred detail! She suffers from a number of conditions one… [Read More]