Cultural Offering points to a blog that might have been written by 1970s moms if they had blogs back then.
Go back a few more decades and they were wrestling with raccoons in order to get a snack for dinner.
In the Fifties my older brother fell out of a bunk bed and hit his head on a concrete floor. [We had no carpeting then.]
He was feeling numb but my mom gave him an aspirin and put him back in bed.