UNESCO

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. The purpose of the Organization is: “to contribute to peace and security by promoting collaboration among nations through education, science and culture in order to further universal respect for justice, for the rule of law and for the human rights and fundamental freedoms which are affirmed for … More UNESCO

If you like piña coladas “and getting caught in the rain!”…….

…………….you’ll be pleased to learn that the 10th July is Pina Colada Day. The term, “piña colada” means “strained pineapple” in Spanish and the piña colada has been the national drink of Puerto Rico since 1978. The traditional recipe for Piña colada is pineapple juice, light rum, and coconut cream poured over crushed ice. #NationalPinaColadaDay   … More If you like piña coladas “and getting caught in the rain!”…….

Experience the newest self guided adventure by Treasure Hunts in London

  Trek through the lush vegetation…. Peer through the undergrowth to discover treasure…. Stumble upon a hidden village…. Learn about the heritage surrounding you as the ClueKeeper app guides you on the latest Treasure Hunts in London adventure through……Vauxhall. Vauxhall? Yes, Vauxhall. There is more to this area than a dense urban setting. As well as … More Experience the newest self guided adventure by Treasure Hunts in London

The first double-crostic puzzle

The first double-crostic puzzle was published in the Saturday Review in 1934. It was created by Elizabeth Kingsley . Creator Elizabeth Kingsley was born in 1871 in Brooklyn. She attended Wellesley College, which was a private women’s liberal arts college located west of Boston in Wellesley, Massachusetts. She was working as a teacher in  1933 when she attended a Wellesley … More The first double-crostic puzzle

My city under attack

The UK has been rocked by the third terror attack in the space of three months. On the same weekend as thousands of people head to Manchester for a tribute concert to remember those killed there during the 22 May attack, London was hit by another attack. Previous attacks Whenever I hear the appalling news that another … More My city under attack