Parentingtoday is much different that the parenting in the 1970's and 1980's. There’s a huge gap in the things that our parents though as normal and what we find acceptable today. May be it is a good thing that there were no camera phones back in those days as our parents would have been in trouble.
The images shared here by Ilana from Mommy Shorts are photos from her childhood. A working mom from New York City, Ilana is runing a personal blog and this is where she posted her photos. Sh also walked an extra mile and asked her readers to submit photos from their own childhood, entering a kind of contest. Here are our favorite images: