What did you spend your allowance on when you were a kid?

I never expected a allowance cause I felt that one way I can show my appreciation, and love to my family was by pitching in and help maintain the house chores.The other reason was I was unable to leave my yard,

What do you remember from elementary school? How about junior high?

Only snippets here and there.I went to a tiny 3 room school in 2nd and 3rd grade, near my grandma's in Pa.  Loved walking to school and playing in the snow.  I was still learning English, so it was hard for me.We moved to Imperial Beach in 3rd grade.  L oved my 3rd grade teacher.  She

What do you remember from elementary school? How about junior high?

Only snippets here and there.I went to a tiny 3 room school in 2nd and 3rd grade, near my grandma's in Pa.  Loved walking to school and playing in the snow.  I was still learning English, so it was hard for me.We moved to Imperial Beach in 3rd grade.  L oved my 3rd grade teacher.  She

What do you remember from elementary school? How about junior high?

Only snippets here and there.I went to a tiny 3 room school in 2nd and 3rd grade, near my grandma's in Pa.  Loved walking to school and playing in the snow.  I was still learning English, so it was hard for me.We moved to Imperial Beach in 3rd grade.  L oved my 3rd grade teacher.  She

Do you have a favorite picture of your childhood?

Yeah, I sure do. I was like this once upon a time and then got extinct to become me now...

What can help us to remember our childhood memories?

Original Question: What can help us to remember our childhood memories?My formula works for me. I have an advantage though, I come from 6th generation of photographers.James Byron Clayton & Joseph Byron Clayton, Photographers of NottinghamTom Byron's answer to What was it like to grow up

What was your favorite childhood fable?

This is a fable we were taught orally, it has been put to music all over Greece, with many versions, just as myths were, true to the tradition, retold in many different ways.It is from the Greek medieval time period, showing the us the toughness that was used

Do you have a favorite picture of your childhood?

Yeah, I sure do. I was like this once upon a time and then got extinct to become me now...

What's your favorite song from your childhood?

I love questions that take me back! This one takes me way back.I had many favorites ones as a child. Christmas songs were special because of their seasonal nature. They heralded a magical time, and still do for me.But my favorite favorite song was Swing on a Star by Frank Sinatra. I

What was your favorite fairy tale as a child? Why?

I have always been a fan of Astrid Lindgren's fantasy inspired books

Can we learn to forget our memories?

It depends upon the priority/impact of that incident on your life...Few circumstances makes one to learn life lessons.. it builds the strength and tolerance power.If at all you forgot the memories(impossible) but don't forget the lessons taught by it..In the book

What was your favorite childhood pet?

When I was about 11 or 12 my cat was pregnant. (She was a Champion Abyssinian cat so she had been bred).She was HUGE! I thought she would have at LEAST 4 or 5 kittens. But when the day came she ended up having just one. A

What was your favorite childhood snack?

There are so many candidates. My favorite were shoestring potatoes. I could eat that for hours on end, one stick at a time.I was fond of wise candy. This was a sweet milk and sugar based candy, imported from Japan. Tamoe Ame Rice candy was good too. This used to come with a little

What is your favorite childhood book?

During my early childhood days (before learning to read), I used to make my mother read to me while having food. Otherwise I refused to eat(one of my few stubborn demands). Most of the stories were from Panchathantra or folk tales translated in my native language.As I grew up(i.e

What is your favorite childhood movie?

Mulan - This was, and still is one of my all-time favorites. I can recite the movie line by line. When I was a kid, I used to copy that scene on the roof near the end, when Shan Yu tells her,

What's your favorite food from childhood and how often do you indulge?

I always marveled at how my mom could take the most mundane things and make spectacular meals and desserts from scratch. I never saw her make a boxed cake and things like Jiffy Mix or tube biscuits were sacrilegious! I pretty much learned how to get

What do you remember from elementary school? How about junior high?

Only snippets here and there.I went to a tiny 3 room school in 2nd and 3rd grade, near my grandma's in Pa.  Loved walking to school and playing in the snow.  I was still learning English, so it was hard for me.We moved to Imperial Beach in 3rd grade.  L oved my 3rd grade teacher.  She

What was your favorite and/or best Halloween costume that you wore as a child?

1979, Wonder Woman. Honestly nothing was as comfortable as that, much to my mother's horror.I was a hella headstrong, willful child. I was obsessed with the Lynda Carter TV show Wonder Woman. I had the doll with her Diana Prince/WW change

What was your favorite childhood activity?

My favourite childhood activity, without any doubt at all, was reading. I could read from an early age and would delve into any book that came into my little hands. Fairy tales, Poe's

What is the story of your favorite childhood memory?

Writing letters to my cousin brother on the occasion of rakshabandhan.As my cousin brother's father is at BSF they never stayed more than 2 years at one place. We are basically from South India. But they stayed in North India almost all the time. Since 2010 they're staying

What can help us to remember our childhood memories?

Original Question: What can help us to remember our childhood memories?My formula works for me. I have an advantage though, I come from 6th generation of photographers.James Byron Clayton & Joseph Byron Clayton, Photographers of NottinghamTom Byron's answer to What was it like to grow up

Whats that one smell that'll always take you back to your childhood?

When I was in school sometimes when my mother could not fix me proper lunch she would make plain paranthas and pack it with mango pickle. Now, the pickle contains oil so what she would do is pack it like this in my tiffin box

What was the most embarrassing moment in your childhood?

Embarrassing would be a gross understatement. It was a tragedy. A terrible disaster.Fancy dress competition was coming up, It was an opportunity to prove that I was more than just academics and drawing competitions. I cashed in, discreetly I got my name enrolled. I wanted to surprise

What is the most memorable moment from childhood which you play often in your brain?

This incident happened when I was in 5th standard. That was a summer vacation as usual we spent those vacations in our Uncles home, my dad's younger brother. We are total of 5 children me, my elder brother, younger brother, cousin sister(elder, I call her chechi in Malayalam) and cousin

What's your favorite weird food?

Kimchee, also called Korean sauerkraut. It is fermented cabbage heavily seasoned with red pepper and other spices.It is one of the

What is the most interesting experience you had as a child while playing in the yard?

The neighbor kid down the street had a habit of illegally riding his motorcycle down the sidewalk to get to the field next to my house. I was out front with a couple of children my mom babysat when the kid came down the sidewalk and gunned his

What are some of the best memories you have of Christmas as a child?

My brother looking at a box full of bits of wood, then looking up at my parents as if to say

What was your lowest point as a child?

I saw some garbage on the side of the road riding the bus home. I asked my mom to drive me up to the gas station to see what it was, but she refused.I got so angry I got on my bike and rode

Which are your most memorable childhood memories as a kid of 90s?

Oh...... I am so lucky i was a kid in 90's.I still remember, my school used to finish at 2 and i reached home at 2.20.As soon i entered the house , my eyes automatically switched to scanning mode and the prey

What are the top three best experiences you had as a child?

Can't name 3 but one is when I tried playing Dark souls.I had played and beat so many games in my life that now I needed a game that would beat me.The game became more than a game, it was way more engaging than real life for me, because I was having

What is the most memorable moment from childhood which you play often in your brain?

This incident happened when I was in 5th standard. That was a summer vacation as usual we spent those vacations in our Uncles home, my dad's younger brother. We are total of 5 children me, my elder brother, younger brother, cousin sister(elder, I call her chechi in Malayalam) and cousin

Did you watch Titanic 1997 film as a child?

Yes. I was probably 5 or 6 years old when I saw the movie on tv. I remember the tv channel cut the movie in half: the first half of the movie (when Jack and Rose fall in love) was shown one day and the ship sinking part

What is your earliest childhood memory?

One of my earliest childhood memories is horror:My family was sitting in the living room and I had constipation, I was diagnosed with it. I wasn't very happy about it and I was unable to help it. This was not a constipation that could

What are some of your favorite childhood memories?

First & foremost, wish I could have stayed a child forever! Nothing to boast off being an adult!My first day of my first school, my first lunch at school, the taste of bread and jam mixed with my tears.Going home after school and watching evening cartoons on DD Metro.Going to school in dad's cycle when I was in kindergarten,

What are some of the best memories you have of Christmas as a child?

My brother looking at a box full of bits of wood, then looking up at my parents as if to say

What is the most interesting experience you had as a child while playing in the yard?

The neighbor kid down the street had a habit of illegally riding his motorcycle down the sidewalk to get to the field next to my house. I was out front with a couple of children my mom babysat when the kid came down the sidewalk and gunned his

What is your favorite childhood movie?

Buddhimanthudu (బుద్ధిమంతుడు) Telugu movie is my favorite in my child hood .

Growing up, what was your favorite food?

Does 18 years old count as childhood?  It must. :)When I was 18 I moved from Las Vegas to Indianapolis, and quickly made friends with some guys from Chicago.  We'd often go to Chicago, and when we did, there was a ritual that had to be respected:  we would go to River Kwai

What was the most embarrassing moment in your childhood?

Embarrassing would be a gross understatement. It was a tragedy. A terrible disaster.Fancy dress competition was coming up, It was an opportunity to prove that I was more than just academics and drawing competitions. I cashed in, discreetly I got my name enrolled. I wanted to surprise

What was your lowest point as a child?

I saw some garbage on the side of the road riding the bus home. I asked my mom to drive me up to the gas station to see what it was, but she refused.I got so angry I got on my bike and rode

What's one TV show from your childhood that no one around you seems to have watched?

Johnny Quest. Growing up in the 90s, cable TV had just been introduced in India and this was one of the shows on Cartoon Network. I used to love it. To be fair it was actually a re-telecast, as the original show aired in the US in the 50s. It was about this teenage kid

What's your favorite weird food?

Kimchee, also called Korean sauerkraut. It is fermented cabbage heavily seasoned with red pepper and other spices.It is one of the

Should I rewatch a movie that scared me as a kid?

Of course, you must rewatch the movie that scared you as a kid.As we grow up, many fears don't exist or at least we become more capable of handling those fears. Very likely, you are not going to be scared upon watching that movie.Usually, cycling your mind through anything that scares you can make you completely

What was the best thing about growing up in the 1970s?

Being able to call any business or customer service line and get a real person to help you, rather than a phone tree maze that just leaves you frustratedSaturday morning cartoons and kids shows - something we looked forward to. One was Schoolhouse RockKids then seemed to have