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Silver Fish

Joined 7 years ago from Edinburgh Scotland

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  • My Experience With Christmas in Scotland
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    My Experience With Christmas in Scotland

    18 months ago

    Did you know that Christmas was banned for about 400 years? Christmas in Scotland is truly magical, these days! Let me tell you about the beautiful winters and flaming puddings.

  • Benefits of Dance for Children
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    Benefits of Dance for Children

    5 years ago

    Dancing for children is a great way of keeping fit and allows children to find and improve new skills. Team sports and athletics are great, but are not for every child, particularly younger ones; dance for kids gives children the opportunity to...

  • The Pagan Roots of Halloween
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    The Pagan Roots of Halloween

    2 years ago

    Halloween Lanterns Halloween is a popular holiday; a time to celebrate the sinister, to play tricks, dress up and have fun. It is also a much more ancient festival than many of us realise, and the unbroken traditions can be traced back...

  • Gilmerton Cove - Does It Hold Roslin Chapel Secrets?
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    Gilmerton Cove - Does It Hold Roslin Chapel Secrets?

    6 years ago

    Gilmerton Cove is a secret network of 300 year old vaults and passageways lying beneath the street of a sleepy suburb of Edinburgh. Deep below street level street lies a long forgotten underground labyrinth of tunnels and rooms, on the outskirts of Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city. Rumoured to...

  • Baby Panda at Edinburgh Zoo ?
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    Baby Panda at Edinburgh Zoo ?

    5 years ago

    Panda watchers wait with baited breath for the pattering of little panda paws as Yang Guang prepares to give birth to one- or perhaps two baby pandas. The two residents- Yang Guang and his female mate Tian Tuan are housed at the £250000 purpose...

  • Is Easter a Pagan Festival?
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    Is Easter a Pagan Festival?

    6 months ago

    Christians across the world celebrate Easter.Easter eggs, Easter bunnies and fun activities are all part of the Easter Holiday. But does Easter have Pagan roots?

  • Roslin  Glen Carvings Hold Neolithic Secrets of Da Vinci Code at Rosslyn
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    Roslin Glen Carvings Hold Neolithic Secrets of Da Vinci Code at Rosslyn

    3 years ago

    The site of Rosslyn Chapel is steeped in history. Hawthornden carvings deep below in Roslin glen below give some clues to much older origins of this sacred spot. Could the site be older than any of us may imagine, and actually have been a spiritual site since Paleolitic or Neolithic times?...

  • The Cost of Killer Heels -Not for the Squeamish.
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    The Cost of Killer Heels -Not for the Squeamish.

    5 years ago

    High heeled shoes are the height of fashion and worn by many women on every possible occasion. Whether walking to the supermarket, a day at the office or a formal event, stiletto shoes give an elegant sexy and sophisticated edge to an outfit. Over...

  • The Wizard of Yester and the Goblin Hall - A Scottish Castle Built by Goblins
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    The Wizard of Yester and the Goblin Hall - A Scottish Castle Built by Goblins

    2 years ago

    The Goblin Hall at Gifford once the home of the Wizard of Yester is a unique and chilling taleof East Lothian in Scotland. Known locally as the Goblin Ha the legend still haunts locals and visitors alike.

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