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  • Is Chocolate healthy? - Really!

    21 March 2019

    An Aspect of chocolate being healthy If you buy quality dark chocolate with a high cocoa content, then it is actually quite nutritious. It contains a decent amount of soluble fiber and is loaded with minerals. A 100-gram bar of dark chocolate with 70–85%...

  • Psychotic experiences from air pollution

    28 March 2019

    Psychotic experiences from air pollution No need to spend money on drugs just take a walk in the city or play in the park where cars are parked or just study in the school with cars idling outside. Dirty air 70% leads us all to a paranoia People living...

  • Likes

    05 February 2019

    Why should Likes matter?" Indeed. While having a few friends is often a great help, a big number of likes or followers is nothing to be wished for. "Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect." -- Mark Twain...

  • wormeries

    09 February 2019

    Wormeries: There are watertight buckets and wormeries you can buy in suitable shops, which is good if you haven't got a garden. If you have a garden, then make a compost, and worms will come anyway. Not forgetting that worms are not necessary. Composting...

  • Tomatoes

    10 February 2019

    If you wash them, the skins of non-organic tomatoes are still good for you because they are so thin that many pesticides just pass straight through them into the pulp. Contrary to the common myth, organic tomatoes are not pesticide free - it is virtually...

  • New Kindness

    02 April 2018

    Kindness is not new. It’s old, pretty old. Aristotle “It is the characteristic of the magnanimous man to ask no favour but to be ready to do kindness to others.” as Aristotle once said. Kindness is mankind’s “greatest delight,” was declared by the Roman...

  • Good news

    02 April 2018

    Good news The news is that the weather is lovely today. Some rain, some cloud and then a little bit of Sunshine a gentle breeze and surprsingly warm for this time of the year. The news is that bought some sweets from the post office today and gave some...

  • A beautiful day

    04 April 2018

    A beautiful day. It started slowly very slowly. but with my eyes opened it was my a distinct effort to be nice. So after breakfast it was an opened door that brought the outside world now to my eyes. It later brought me until the teeming city. greeting...

  • Pleasure

    07 April 2018

    True pleasure breathes not city air, Nor in Art's temples dwells, In palaces and towers where The voice of Grandeur dwells. No! Seek it where high Nature holds Her court 'mid stately groves, Where she her majesty unfolds, And in fresh beauty moves; Where...

  • Paris Spring Rain

    08 April 2018

    Paris in Spring It should be sunny and blossoming So the clouds come over and there comes a downpour of rain. You do not expect to carry an umbrella when ever you may visit Paris. But here it comes and rain comes and catches us walking in the Park. Still...

  • Jokes

    30 July 2017

    : Who does everyone listen to, but no one believes? A: The weather reporter What do storm clouds wear under their clothes? Thunderwear he he he What is the difference between weather and climate? You cannot weather a tree, but you can climate! he he he...

  • vocabulary deficiency

    19 April 2018

    Vocabulary deficiency Teachers in England are encountering increasing numbers of children with stunted vocabularies leading to a “vocabulary deficiency” will hold them back those children educationally and socially. Schools should encourage them to improve...

  • Scottish Oatcakes

    21 April 2018

    Scottish Oatcakes Ingredients: 200g porridge oats 1 tsp salt 1 tsp cracked black pepper 50ml extra virgin olive oil A little boiling water Method: Take half of your porridge oats and tip them into a food processor, along with the salt and pepper. Whiz...

  • Learning from trees

    26 April 2018

    Everything in the universe exists in macrocosmic and microcosmic forms. The solar system is mirrored by the atom, a factory by a colony of ants. So, too, are the branching dendrites of our brains which spread from each neuron like the branches of a tree....

  • Pink flowers.

    26 April 2018

    Pink flowers. Pink flowers are used as a symbol of love and awareness. For decades, pink flowers have been used to decorate weddings as a symbol of love. They can also be used as a display of love at funerals, They may also be used as an expression of...

  • People are less reliant on  Facebook

    26 April 2018

    British adults are becoming less reliant on Facebook for communicating with friends, according to research conducted by the UK media regulator, which suggests people are starting to turn to other social media apps. The number of British social media users...

  • Why plastic bottles?

    26 April 2018

    How do I clean and disinfect the house without using disposable wipes and cleaners sold in plastic bottles? Most cleaning products are packaged in plastic – and packed with toxic chemicals, but almost the entire home can be cleaned with just three ingredients....

  • Whales and fish.

    26 April 2018

    Whales and fish. An important difference between the whales and fish is that whales and fish is that whales have to come to the surface to breathe. A whales’ nostril, or ‘blow-hole’, is near the top of its head, and has a valve which closes when the whale...

  • The otter

    27 April 2018

    The otter is a mammal that I sometimes see here in Scotland The otter is another mammal which has adapted itself to a life in the water, usually rivers. It looks like a seal, it swims easily, it lives on fish but at the same time it can run very fast...

  • creativity

    28 April 2018

    Creativity Creativity is exploring thoughts or ideas that are new or different in some way from previous thoughts and ideas. Exploring thoughts and ideas can be expressed by people in many ways. It can be expressed through drawing, writing, singing, or...

  • Happiness

    28 April 2018

    Happiness should be the default state in the human brain The importance to other people as to your happiness. Interactions with those all around us,as we seek to their approval, their empathy, your shame, your ambitions to be famous – it all depends on...

  • letter writing

    28 April 2018

    Letter writing has a unique power that no form of electronic means of communication can rival The lost art of letter-writing A good handwritten letter is a creative act, and not just because it is a visual and tactile pleasure. It is a deliberate act...

  • Cheating at top universities

    29 April 2018

    Universities such as Oxford and Cambridge are guilty of increasing academic misconduct cases. The number of students caught cheating at England's top universities have increased each year. Many students are being caught copying from different sources...

  • countryside

    30 April 2018

    The pleasure in the countryside listening to the birds singing All is peace with a gentle breeze Relaxing in the coolness of a glade surrounded by trees in a tranquil forest A path leads up to a place to live and a path that goes down so as to eat A choice...

  • De La Démocratie en Amérique

    23 March 2018

    Tocqueville wrote De La Démocratie en Amérique in two parts, published in 1835 and 1840, when France was ruled by the July Monarchy of Louis-Philippe. Tocqueville was interested in how aspects of American democracy, in the age of President Andrew Jackson,...