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Summer Sallow-willows often grow beside rivers and ponds, and sometimes their stems rise out of the water. On their leaves feed many kind of caterpillars, including the eyed-hawk, the pussmoth and the kitten caterpillars. This sege-warbler has a good...

St Albert Chmielowski Born in Igolomia near Kraków as the eldest of four children in a wealthy family, he was christened Adam. During the 1864 revolt against Czar Alexander III, Adam’s wounds forced the amputation of his left leg. His great talent for...

The monasteries in the Middle Ages In some monasteries, there was also lay-brothers who were chosen to help with the farm work. They lived at the abbey but did not spend as much time in church as the choir monks.

Der Kater Murr und der Hund Knurr Das Wetter ist schon. Es ist warm. Der himmel ist blau. Die sonne scheint. Die Vogel singen. Der Kater Murr geht in den hof. Er will in der Sonne sirzen und sich warmen. Im hof sitzt der grossen HUnd Knurr. Knurr sieht...

The flower of Texas It is lovely to find that the flower of the state of Texas that is so close to a wild flower of Scotland that is so close to our heart, folk music culture and well-being. Infact the bluebonnet could be twinned our bluebells. I have...

AC/DC A band from Scotland that had a great singer. Bon Scott was the singer with AC/DC that I grew up with. It was his voice and presence that electrified us all. We are all shocked at his death and Brian Johnson was a good replacement but Scott was...

The monasteries in The Middle Ages: In the Monastery were the Monks. The abbot The Prior (His chief helper) The Sub-Prior (His second helper) The Sacristan, who looked after the church. The Hospitaller, who looked after visitors The Infirmarian, who looked...

The vibrant new social-media of GAB The warmth acceptance of wide different communities, cultures, religions and languages. This is proven to be more popular in Europe. Germany, Britain and France were the majority but now growing in the Scandaniavian...

The Saint Anthony of Padua The gospel call to leave everything and follow Christ was the rule of Anthony’s life. Over and over again, God called him to something new in his plan. Every time Anthony responded with renewed zeal and self-sacrificing to serve...

Summer in June June is the beginning of Summer, and on the 24th of this month is MidsommerDay. The old legends tell us that on Midsummer Night the fairies have their dances and revels.

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