This article contains 50 idioms related to cats. We use idioms in everyday speech, but I had no idea that so many include a reference to cats. How many do you recognize?
What could be be more crazy than the Muppets? Who would have thought that these zany characters would have become so loved and followed by young and old alike. These are my very own favourite muppets
Imponderables, perplexing little questions that get under your skin and have you itching for an answer. Well, put away the ointment, these animal related imponderables are just for fun.
Electricity, it powers just about everything around us. Our lives today would be very different without it. This article aims to familiarize the young child with the practical aspects of electricity.
Imponderables: puzzling questions that are just begging to be explained - and yet, often unexplainable. This article takes a light-hearted look at imponderable questions with a food related twist.
Dinosaurs - in most children's eyes they are probably the most amazing creatures imaginable. Who among us has not been enthused by these incredible creatures. I hope that you enjoy your visit.
Welcome to my lense on My Favorite Simple Daily Pleasures It is the little things that mean the most...how often have you heard this said? Well, I thought I would put together an article that describes the little...
Welcome to my Guide to Owls - for Kids of all ages Owls are much loved by generations of children. From an early age we hear stories of their escapades and we somehow come to understand that there is something special...
I have had a life-long interest in dinosaurs and fossils and it seems that my eldest granddaughter (aged 15) has acquired the same interest - so much so that she has expressed the wish to become a Paleontologist when...
My first encounter with a copy of the book - The Call of the Wild - as a Christmas present when I was at the tender age of just 9 years old. That was way back in 1966 and even now, some 47 years later, I remember how...
Welcome to my lense Googly Eyed Creatures. This lense contains my favorite creatures with googly or bubble eyes. Googly eyed is a term that describes being wide-eyed. Now we all think its cute or sweet when we see a...
Gyroscopes are everywhere, but you might not know it at first glance! Kids, teenagers and adults use different equipment that uses gyroscope technology.. so what do these things do? A gyroscope keeps things balanced...
What young warrior wouldn't want to own their very own Feather Head-dress? Well now they can... My lense How to Make a Feather Head-dress provides a selection of resources, instructions and printable feather...
A magnet is an object that produced a magnetic field. The magnetic field is an invisible force and as a young child I had an endless fascination with magnets. They drew me in to science in a way that few other objects...
Understanding Physics should be an everyday skill for everyone, after all its affects are all around us. I know that as a child, I was somewhat put off by the mere mention of the word physics. Yet as soon as I was shown...
For a great deal of my boy-hood years I wanted to be Veterinarian. I always remember how difficult it was to find information on what a vets life was actually like and what it took to qualify for the training (remember...
Understanding science is a key life-skill for anyone these days. I gained great joy from learning about anything scientific as a young child and this selection of books cover the subject in a way that I think will suit...
What is a three-wheeled car? I hear you ask. Well some might say its not a car at all... others (usually those that have owned one - and I include myself in this), tend to have a strong affection for them. In my case,...
My favourite bicycle as a young teenager in the 1970's was the Raleigh Chopper. Most of my friends also loved this bicycle which was inspired by the motorcycles of the day, and it quickly earned cult status. The Raleigh...
Welcome to my lense on Mrs Beetons recipes for Bread Puddings. One of my favourite dishes. Bread Puddings are recipes from days past, a time when deserts were generally made from simplier ingredients. One of the...
Welcome to my Hubpage: The A to Z Guide to Horses for Kids of all Ages
Welcome to the A to Z Guide to Cats for Kids of all Ages
Who among us has not been fascinated at some time in their childhood by fossils. As a youngster I remember the excitement and intrigue at turning over rocks on the beach to reveal fossils.
I hope that you and your kids will find this article informative, educational and that it adds to their learning about beetles.
A riddle is a statement, or question, or phrase that has a veiled meaning. A riddle is also a question that is worded in such a way as to require clever or unexpected thinking in order to find the answer. One of the...
Scrooge - my favourite film of all time. A strange choice you may think, but I absolutely love it. Perhaps even more strange, is the fact that I love most, if not all ALL the different versions of Scrooge films out...
An idiom is a figurative form of speech in which the person speaking is using words in an imaginative or unusual way. This article focusses on idioms that involve the use of the word frog within them.
There are a number of idioms that are related to bears. Some are negative and derogatory, but some can be positive and complimentary. An idiom is a phrase that cannot be taken literally.
Hello world, I hope that you enjoy my Hubpage on Monkey Idioms
An idiom is a phrase or an expression that cannot be taken literally. When you use an idiom in everyday language, then it has a different meaning than the basic meaning or definition of the words as found in a...
Hi World. There are a number of idioms that are related to Fish. Some are negative and derogatory, but some can be positive and complimentary. An idiom is a phrase or an expression that cannot be...
There are a number of idioms that are related to horses. Some are negative and derogatory, but some can be positive and complimentary.
Hello world and welcome to my lens on Rabbit Idioms An idiom helps to make our speech more expressive and colourful. There are a number of idioms that are related to rabbits. Some of these can be somewhat negative...
Hello world. I hope that you enjoy my Hubpage on Dog Idioms.
There are a number of idioms that are related to pigs. Some are negative and derogatory, but some can be positive and complimentary. I hope that you find these fun.
Pigs are much loved by children of all ages. Somehow most of us are drawn to these amazing creatures, often without quite knowing why. This lens reminds us of some those famous pig characters and stories that are...
Valentines Day - a truly special day for loved ones everywhere. But it can be difficult to find something that portrays your feelings and it can often lead you to being at a loss as to what buy that special person in...
Eileen, my wife who has put up with me for over 39 years, started collecting Bunnykin plates, cups, clocks, bowls...in fact anything with Bunnykins on them, some 5 years ago. Now when I tell you that Eileen (being a...
Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management was first published as a book in 1861 and was a guide to the running of a Victorian household. Mrs Beeton's book contains over 900 recipes and used colored plates to...