A store where my brother and I could buy books, toys, lego and meccano from our pocket money, at “reduced” prices. In a safe and pleasant way my mother learned us how to handle money.
One summer, eight years old Ignar, has a good idea, opening a restaurant in the garden. “No problem” we went shopping for plastic cups, plates & cutlery.
My mother made coffee & tea and little Ignar backed, as a real chef, the pancakes.
Another summer, my mother wrote a Dutch text on the song Glory glory alleluia. With this The Rip Brothers won the first price at the school song festival.
Singing is a powerful tool to help young people, like this choir from Wales does.