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When people think of winter sports, they usually think of ice skating, skiing or snowboarding.
Recently, I have been teaching a class about Scottish traditions. They are going to Edinburgh next month and wanted to know a little more about the culture.
Phones are now more than just a device used to make calls or send texts.
Films provide more than just entertainment. For many people, watching foreign language films is a way to develop their language skills.
"Have you heard of Band Aid 30?" is a question that I have asked many of my students this week.
When I was little, I loved reading stories written by Roald Dahl. I would argue that he is one of the best children's authors of the twentieth century; if not the best.
Space tourism is the term used to describe space travel for recreational or leisure purposes. What was once only a dream – described in books such as Arthur C.
Saint Nicholas' Day is celebrated on the 6th of December every year. For most children in Britain, this means nothing more than eating another chocolate from their advent calendar.
The production of garments using real fur has always been a controversial issue. Recently, real fur has returned to the catwalks and collections of many fashion houses.
Autumn is drawing to a close. I love seeing the leaves change colour and hearing fallen leaves crunch under my feet. That said, my favourite season - by far - is winter.
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