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15+ Old-School Parents Who've Got Parenting All Wrong!

15+ Old-School Parents Who've Got Parenting All Wrong!

Back in the day, parents didn't have things like Mumsnet to assist them with each and every issue. Therefore, kids were left to their own devices for a rollercoaster ride, i.e. life!

Most of us generally have an older relative who says things like 'Back in our day, kids were left to their own devices to explore this beautiful world! Not like today's generations,' Now, as harsh as it may sound, they may actually have a point!

In spite of the fact that the world may appear to be an increasingly risky place currently, children of past ages had to influence their very own entertainment from a very young age and go out on a limb at the same time. 

Back in the day, parents didn't have things like Mumsnet to assist them with each and every issue or, on the other hand, blame and worry them for giving children an excessive amount of freedom to learn from their very own errors. Along similar lines, we've gathered a rundown of some hilarious photos of old-school parenting that prove parents back then were much more easygoing: 

1. "Infant Me, My Mother & Father At A Bar Because That's How Parents Rolled In The Early '80s" 

Source: Reddit

2. "My Dad Showing Off His Parenting Skills 1985" 

Source: Imgur

3. "My Mom In The Hospital After Giving Birth To My Sister" 

Source: Acidcow

4. "Just A Photo Of Yours Truly (At 11 Years) Petting A Full Grown Tiger" 

Source: Reddit

5. "My Adorable (4 Year Old) Mother At A Zoo In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 1970" 

Source: Imgur

6. "My Father And His Pet Lion Priscilla, California 1970's" 

Source: Acidcow

7. "13 Y/O Dad Having A Taste While The Grownups Are Busy Playing Cards" 

Source: Reddit

8. "My Mom Showing Off Her Parenting Skills 1978" 

Source: Imgur

9. "Back In The Day. The 1950s To Be Exact. Check out That Car Seat" 

Source: Acidcow

 

 

10. "Harley With A Baby Seat, 1962" 

Source: Acidcow

11. "My Hilarious Father (With The Magazine) And My Grandfather, Grandmother, And Uncle At His Bar Mitzvah In 1972"

Source: Reddit

 

12. "A Couple Ice Skating With Their Baby, 1937" 

Source: Acidcow

13. "My Dad And His Veterinarian Mother, With Their Pet Lion Which They Raised For Two Years, 1959" 

Source: Reddit

14. "California Marijuana Initiative Rally 1972. That’s Me In The Box And My Parents In The Picture" 

Source: Imgur

15. "My Mother And Grandmother Demonstrating Safety Standards In The 1960s" 

Source: Acidcow

16. "If Your Mum Didn't Lay On The Ground Making Herself Into A Ramp For Your New BMX, Did She Even Love You? 1980's" 

Source: Reddit

17. "Me Back In 1991 Just Your Typical Aussie Kid Drinking Xxxxlight Beer" 

Source: Imgur

17. "Car Seat Safety In 1958" 

Source: Acidcow

18. "My Mother-In-Law Riding A Bear At 2 Years Old" 

Source: Reddit

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