We can all agree that the microwave has increased convenience in the kitchen. However, the old-fashioned skills that we were once common have begun to fade from the everyday with each new convenience offered. 365 more words
This is a really interesting post. How many of these old styles are still practised daily, weekly or monthly? I read an interesting article the other day about how many children are now growing up without the basic requirements of learning what used to be popular when we were kids and our parents showed us. Like for me, my Father showed me how to shave, but now many young men are not showed how to do this by their own Fathers.
My Mother taught me how to cook before l became a chef, she taught me pickling and canning methods, but we don’t live in an age that requires us to do this anymore – or do we? Are we now coming back on ourselves and these old ways will soon see a revival?
What do you think?