Witches have long held a reputation for being bad. The minority of good witches are staring to make their presence felt. The following are some methods in determining what type of heart the witch in question has.
Responsible use of magic is what makes good witches different from their evil brethren. The goal of magic is to make the world a better place. Selfish uses of magic like obtaining personal power lead a person to being labeled evil. A good witch thinks of the community and takes Read the rest of this entry »
When it comes to fairy tales, you may find that when you look deeper into their roots that they go a lot deeper and a lot darker than you might have thought! The truth of the matter is that in many cases, European fairy tales were designed for adults, not for children, and sometimes, it really shows!
The wicked witch is a standard feature in many fairy tales, but the truth is that beating her is not always possible. For example, in the original Rapunzel, the witch becomes enraged Read the rest of this entry »
When you and your family love fairy tales, some things are going to keep jumping out at you. In all of the stories that we read and like, the evil witch is vanquished, but what happens to her later on? The princess lives happily ever after, but what does that mean?
When your child reaches the immortal lines “and they lived happily ever after,” ask them what they think that means. What kind of life does the princess have after that line, and does she ever meet the witch again?
Most children stop at the end of the Read the rest of this entry »
Upon finding her prince, what is a princess to do? She and the prince have a beautiful wedding and celebrate among all the people who love and adore them. People wonder almost right away if the prince and princess will have children of their own.
The beautiful, caring princess has a big heart and adores all children. For the first few years of her marriage to the prince, she is pleased to spend her days teaching and playing with children in the kingdom. As they spend time together, the princess learns many skills. These skills make her Read the rest of this entry »
Most people know that the princess in fairy tales marries the prince, and they live happily ever after. However, does she really live happily for the rest of her life? There are two ways that the relationship could end for the princess and her husband. They could live in the castle and love each other for years to come, or they could start to fight because they did not have enough time to talk to each other before they got married.
After the princess and prince get married, they will probably live in the home of the prince.I found Read the rest of this entry »
Many children are told when they are younger in stories that are read to them, or that they read, that there is always a happily ever after. While in some cases this is true, in many it is not. However, the job that a parent has when they have children is to try to make their lives as nice as possible so that they grow up believing in a world that does indeed have a Read the rest of this entry »
Children love being immersed in a good fairy tale. Visions of magical lands delight young minds. Enjoying a fantasy land is possible through books, stories and parents using their own imaginations to foster a sense of wonder in their children.
Celebrated fairy tales do wonders for children’s development. The make-believe settings create interest while the stories assist in developing values in children. Children learn volumes from the stories they are told. These life lessons are the foundation for creating their own happy life.
A common value taught in children’s fables Read the rest of this entry »
Throughout childhood stories and movies, the princesses and princes always live happily ever after. This may even make children think that their lives can be just like a fairy tale. While some may grow up to live out their very own happily ever afters, others may not. It’s all about how you look at the big picture and what is important to you in life.
Parents can help make their children’s dreams come true by Read the rest of this entry »