Here is a recipe for making a quick, nutritious and delicious smoothie that will boost your vitamin C intake.
Take your group of young children on an adventure, learning about the number two in a fun way with rhymes, games, stories, crafts and lots to think about.
If you are someone who has never read the Bible for yourself, yet has heard that it is meant to be a special book, I guess you are wondering what it's all about? Here is a simple introduction to the Bible, from someone who has has read it many times.
Are you looking for a healthy, interesting accompaniment for your barbeque or picnic? This easy salad recipe will satisfy everyone and nicely compliment your meal.
Cynthia Harrod-Eagles' Morland Dynasty series of 35 historical fiction books to date, spans English history over the course of 500 years. What a brilliant and entertaining way to learn about English history!
Here is my English Traditional Easter Cake Recipe- enjoy!
Here is my favourite, vegetarian spaghetti dish. It is so delicious with two types of cheese, nuts, vegetables and yoghurt.
Don't you love the crunchy, sweet, moist experience of a home-made cake with your favourite cuppa? Here it is- my tried and tested recipe!
After years of making do with computers that my husband put together for me, I at last received this lovely, shiny Dell Latitude E6400 laptop computer for Christmas. I was immediately able to start using it, happy to find it user friendly and yes,...
At Christmas, mince pies make the perfect accompaniment to a cup of tea. They are sold everywhere in shops around the UK, but nothing surpasses the taste of home-made. Here is the traditional recipe.
The Tunis Cake is historically (but not commonly) served in the UK during the Christmas season. Here is my delicious Tunis Cake Recipe for you to try.
A Review If you know someone who loved the movie or the stage musical of Les Miserables, then this 10th anniversary DVD will be a lovely souvenir and the perfect gift. I first watched this many years ago whilst living abroad and absolutely loved...
I didn't want this movie to end! Of course, it isn't a new movie anymore, but maybe that is a testimony in itself, that it has remained one of the best movies since it was made in 2005. It stars Russell Crowe and Renee Zellweger who performed...
A book review for those of us who ever struggle to maintain a positive and happy outlook on life and are looking for success.
Circles are everywhere and this lesson plan teaches children how they can find them in their wonderful world, how they are different from other shapes and why.
Ever wondered what the RSPCA does or how you can help? Here is an overview of an organization that does so much to save and help animals in need.
Love cannot be taken for granted and this lesson plans helps children to see how they can choose to love and what happens when they do. With creative and fun activities.
Welcome to the list of golf terms for those wanting to know how to play golf. If you are thinking of getting into this sport, then by familiarizing yourself with the golfing terms you will feel more confident to give it a go. After all, you don't...
Spinach souffle, spinach quiche,spinach pasta bake, spinach crumble and spinach rice with egg are some of the delicious and easy to make dishes that will give you the tastybenefits of healthy spinach.
Here are some easy tips and solutions for problems that occur during the menopause. Armed with knowledge, they don't have to get you down!
The Care Bears are great for helping children to share and think about their emotions. In this lesson plan Funshine Bear keeps them smiling with songs, story, games and crafts.
Welcome to my collection of Making Sense Lesson Plans on the five senses. Here I sum up or introduce this theme by emphasizing the fact that we are wonderfully made.
Exploring with children their senses is a fun thing to do and the sense of smell is one of them. Children love to try out their senses and will have lots of questions on this smelly journey!
By listening and learning we can discover a whole world waiting to be explored. This lesson plan harnesses children's natural inquisitiveness and passion for life and through fun and educational activities, helps them to listen to the world in which...
This free lesson plan suggests activities on the theme of touch- or kind hands. The activities ranging from stories and singing to arts and crafts will teach, enthrall and inspire!
I love to hear the Easter Story because it has a very special meaning that can get lost in the trappings of chocolate and bunnies. I hope that this page keeps the true meaning alive and relevant!
Here is an easy recipe that combines the crunchiness of nuts, the velvety bite of chocolate, the tanginess of lemon and the richness of butter. Perfect for that afternoon tea when you have lots of cake-lovers to feed. This will have them asking for...
Here is a full program for a session with young children, teaching them through fun activities about the sense of taste in our amazing world. Tap in to their natural curiosity and help them to discover how some things taste better than others....
I hope you enjoy looking at my unique selection of hand-picked guitar music to inspire and aid you in playing the guitar. You will find a good mix for for beginners and beyond.
The ideas here can be utilized during the Christmas holiday, to make your Christmas Day a happy and stress free occasion.
A wonderful combination of banana, custard and biscuit, without rich cream (apart from the decoration). It's easy to make and sure to be a family favorite!
Here is a fun and educational lesson plan that helps children to discover their sense of sight and taking notice of the world around them, through song, story, games, crafts and sharing.
Or if you're not yet- you will be by the time you've tried these easy recipes! You don't have to be a meat eater to enjoy a tasty lasagna! It's amazing what you can cook between sheets of pasta and serve with a fresh salad. Ever since the Italians...
The first day of school is a huge event in a child's life. They go from being your baby and toddler at your side, to stepping out into the big world for the better part of the day without you. Of course, playschool or kindergarten help to prepare...
A delicious vegetarian dish for all the family. It's easy to prepare and contains nutritious ingredients that won't cost the earth and are likely to already be in your cupboard, making it a great everyday recipe. The beans and tomotoes combine...
Even if you aren't vegetarian, this delicious vegetarian curry dish is sure to be one of your favorite recipes! It will fit every family budget, because it is cheap and healthy. Choosing locally grown vegetables will add to the nutrients and flavour...
Thank you for visiting My Recipe Box! I invite you to browse through and see what you can find to tempt your palate.
Find out about Jamie Oliver's initiative in ensuring the next generation has good quality food and knows how to prepare it.
Welcome To The Coffee Morning Charity Event! If you have decided to invite your friends and neighbours for a coffee morning and do some fundraising for your chosen charity, you will want it to be a success. But how do you make it interesting,...
This site is devoted to phrases and ideas on positive words to replace negative ones. These words, when used regularly, could change your life!
Welcome to my beautiful selection of red roses! You will be surprised at how many different items display your favourite red roses pictures, making them vibrant and unique.
Take your group of children on an exciting adventure with this themed lesson plan of brown things. Have fun acting and miming songs, games and stories and inspire creativity in their learning.
Who would have thought that I would have had the privilege of visiting South Korea? I began writing this through the eyes of my son who moved there, but eventually managed to go there myself.
Welcome to my shoes site, which tells a story about me and why I wear them. They say a lot about a person's identity and will often change as the person changes the mode or mood they are in. Nowadays we have them for every occasion, but not so long...
Nothing is better than returning home after a cold and envigorating walk in the countryside to comfort food- a steaming bowl of lentil soup! It's warms you up instantly and delivers all those vital minerals and vitamins to get you through the winter...
Are you in the construction business and in need of a UK CSCS Card? Find out how to get one fast and reasonable with tailored help at hand.
Before you throw them away thinking you could never eat them all, take a look at these 10 different ideas of what to make with apples so that none need go to waste.
A few years ago I started on a new venture, which combined my love of hosting, home-cooking and running my own business. Here is my story.
Read this page if you are serious about wanting that job and as part of your preparation for the job interview. You will find the sample questions helpful in getting your mind on the right track.
This is the story of how my life changed by moving to Germany. From being the wife and mother of an ordinary family with two children, a husband with a successful job, a company car, a detached house with a mortgage in the English town where I grew...
This is my life, displayed as a map of achievements rather than the struggles and often failures that happened as well, the things for which I am thankful and which are building blocks for the future.
Welcome to a fun and affordable resource of school holiday activities! Every parent knows the challenge of what to do in the holidays or summer vacation, to keep the kids happy and occupied. If you don't, there are likely to be fights and squabbles...
Can it be done-learning to play drums from the comfort of your own home? Read on to discover how you can become an aspiring drummer sooner than you think!
Here at last, you will find a selection of free lesson plans in different colors of the rainbow all in one place. If you are looking for a thread to hold your themes together in a colorful fashion, then this could be what you are looking for.
Welcome to the free lesson plan that utilizes the color pink to teach and entertain children in a group setting. Although pink is notoriously a girl's color, this lesson plan endeavours to include ideas that are not just orientated towards girls,...
Welcome to the debate on deciding which supermarket is the supermarket for me! In a day when there is so much choice available we find ourselves having to make decisions all the time. Yet sometimes, we can make such decisions rashly, when we don't...
Take your group of children on a journey through these top 10 activities, discovering the secrets of the sea and getting into the holiday mood, with this free lesson plan that will provide hours of fun and learning.
Find out about the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, from when they were courting, through the engagement and finally to their stunning wedding. let this famous wedding inspire you!
This lesson plan explores ways of using the color red to inspire, excite and educate young children, with a variety of activities.
Welcome to the place where you can find out about Pancake Day, how to make pancakes and how it is celebrated in other parts of the world.
Discover what color best describes your mother and then find the appropriate, colorful gift to match it.
Welcome to this free lesson plan with lots of ideas for mothers, which uses the color yellow as it's theme for any occasion, but especially to give ideas for Mothers Day.
Having lived by the sea for most of my life, I share with you 10 good reasons why it makes a perfect holiday destination!
Are you tired of cooking the same old dishes or having to get yet another takeaway? Do you need some fresh, quick and easy meal ideas for all the family after a hard day? Jamies 30 Minute Meals is a bestseller for good reason! It is another of...
I thought the big day had arrived and that my career as a foster carer was about to begin. Everything had been prepared for the expected arrival of an 11 year old girl, entrusted to our family. How did I feel? Excited and apprehensive! We had only...
Welcome to my unique selection of various gifts for the VW camper owner.
This is Cliff Richard's story in his words, at the time when he was celebrating 50 years in show business.
Here is a step-by-step recipe for homemade shortbread, flavoured with a delicious combination of orange and cinnamon and filled with a soft butter cream.
Everything you need to know for hosting a dinner party, from sending out invitations to laying the table. Let me take you through the preparations each step of the way.
I love Deal because it is a quiet seaside town not far from from Canterbury and Dover. It is small enough that you can get involved in the local community and in the Summer it's buzzing with visitors.
Thank You for visiting my collection of thank you poems. I hope you find the thank you poem you are looking for!
Welcome to the story of two guinea pigs named Sam and Patch, our pets who came to live with us one Christmas time.
Give yourself an outdoor adventure and go far by riding a bike. Enjoy the benefits of fresh air, exercise and all the sensual experiences that nature provides, whatever the time of the year. One of my favourite times is Autumn, when it's still warm,...
Here is my favourite cookie recipe, full of the taste of walnuts and vanilla. Made with butter too, they won't last long, but the smell will make your home welcoming and get your stomach rumbling!
Enjoy learning with your group of children about the color orange, with games, stories and crafts. They will love discovering this warm color all around them in the natural world.
A warm salad recipe of smoked salmon and fried potatoes straight from Grandma's kitchen
Imagine if you could spend more time with those you love with the satisfaction of knowing that you have met your goals for that moment! This hub guides you through this process in a few easy steps.
The English answer to life's problems is invariably a "good cup of tea." It is still the nation's favourite drink and for good reason too. Read on to discover why!
A colourful, tasty sandwich with a difference, for those who like a serving of real meat. Read also to discover how we got the name for "sandwich."
Are you looking for a cheap, delicious, simple, healthy sausage recipe that is great for the whole family to enjoy? I have been making this dish for many years for my growing family. I guess you would call it an english recipe, with an eastern...
In celebration of grandparents, where older age becomes an asset! When you emerge from the years of youth and vitality, it can seem a bit of a shock to realize that your children are now independent and you no longer have the endless automatic...
I can't remember the number of times I have needed to produce a batch of something fresh and delicious at short notice and ended up with my english scone recipe! The truth is that they contain ingredients that are normally sitting in my cupboards...
Here is my 8 Step Plan to keep life focused, exciting and healthy.
Picking wild berries, particularly blackberries, is something I have been doing for around 45 years. It has taken me up onto the English South Downs and woods in Sussex and Kent to the large forests in Bavaria, Southern Germany. It has been an...
We know the benefits of positive reinforcement and rewarding a child for good behaviour brings huge results. This looks at how investing in a chart or system will be a great parenting aid.
In this free lesson plan you will find ideas on the theme of just green.
A fun, educational lesson plan, using the colours black and white as the theme, taken from a well-tested series from Rainbow Lesson Plans. Enjoy!
Welcome Health and Fitness Friend! In this very visual and stimulating world we all want to look good, but we know that for most of us, it doesn't just happen on it's own. Men and women want what brings them well being and health to give them...
If you are looking for musical gifts for friends or family, the best gift must be to give them the chance to learn to play an instrument. Here is something that they can keep forever.
Discover here how to play drums and how everything in life has a rhythm. Getting out of that rhythm can make you sick.
We all want to feel good and it isn't just about one thing. Booking that holiday will certainly create a great goal to work towards in building up your health and well-being in order to enjoy life!
Welcome to my family life lensography! At the time of writing this, England has just celebrated National Family Week. This lens sums up my lenses in a way that demonstrates my belief in the upholding of family life. I hope that it will help you to...
Here is my account of a favourite holiday destination, where I lived for 13 years.
Welcome to my story, the place where I hope that even though it is about me, you will be able to relate to it as well!
Welcome to my collection of household tips after 35 years of learning how to save money, time and the planet whilst raising a family.
Is your child a fussy eater who shows little interest in healthy eating? This site will help you to find ways of getting your child to eat well, not by forcing them, but by changing the attitude to food and eating in your home. Eating is a major source of receiving life. This is why I believe that...
Discover here the history and origin of Easter, Easter traditions, facts, resources and more.
Capture your group of children with these great ideas for bringing themes into your lesson plans.
WELCOME to the site which explores the question, "why get married," in a day where much is said about divorce.
Sometimes we all need a bit of help to be romantic or to keep it alive. Here are some thoughts and ideas to get you in the mood and ensure you win their heart.
WELCOME to the site where we explore the importance of learning through play for a child's development.
At Last- No More unacceptable child behaviour with these great parenting tips!
This parenting page looks at how raising happy, healthy children begins with the parents and how being a good role model makes all the difference.