Now, in a teenager’s life social media is ubiquitous; a constant harassment on their lives, with messages and pictures bringing them to a state of tears for pointless, meaningless junk. Why endure the trauma of social media? The most received response is ‘I can communicate with my friends.’ Really? Is that enough of a reason? … More What’s the Point?
10 Weird and Funny Things (That Everyone Does!) 1) Switching to the cold side of the pillow Sometimes, you’re lying in bed and start to get hot, especially your head, and maybe your ears too. So, what do you do? Switch to the cold side of the pillow! Obviously, not everyone in the whole entire … More I Know… I Do This, Too!
Things That Can Brighten Up Your Day, No Matter What: 1) Start The Day With A Great Breakfast One of the best ways to start your day is with a yummy, healthy breakfast. This can give your body the right vitamins and nutrients to have an eventful, fun day… 2) Take In Your Surroundings Walk … More Brighten Your Day, No Matter What!
McLaren’s latest car (the 600LT Spider) is in its higher performance LT series. It is based on the 570s but is lighter and more powerful, and its 3.8 litre V8 produces 592bhp and 620nm of torque. It has a top speed of 201 mph, can sprint from 0-60 in 2.8 secs and costs £201,000! In … More “Not just good. Very, very good!”
Recently, I have been reading the Gone series by Michael Grant, a teenage book author who has lived in 50 different homes! The series consists of 6 books in the following order: Gone Hunger Lies Plague Fear Light (The last one, and the one I’m currently reading) About the Books Each book is around 300 … More February’s Book Review
Don’t you hate not getting your “to-do” list done? Don’t you hate getting distracted from your list of things to do? Well, this article will hopefully help you stay a bit more organised… Turn your phone off when you need to get stuff done Your phone can sometimes really distract you from getting stuff done. … More Much Ado About “To-Do Lists”
Freddie Mercury – real name: Farrokh Bulsara – was a British singer, the lead vocalist and pianist of the rock band, Queen. He formed Queen in 1970 with drummer, Rodger Taylor, and guitarist, Brian May. Queen are, to this day, a world-renowned band. Brief History On the 5th September 1946, Freddie was born with four … More The Greatest Singer of All Time
One of the best presents everyone dreams for is a puppy, as it is a great Christmas present! People always love babies, so why are puppies different? Another good gift idea is a kitten if you prefer cats over dogs – I’m sure you would sure love it! Although, it has to be said, this … More Top 5 Xmas Gifts?
Following the Chris Bradford Year 8 visit, I thought that you might like to hear a series review about one of his most popular series, The Bodyguard. The series has 6 books: Hostage, Ransom, Ambush, Target, Assassin and finally Fugitive. Below is a quick summary of the first book (with no spoilers) and then my … More Hostage
1. Cookie in a Jar A great gift for anyone is a cookie in a jar. Put the dry ingredients of your favourite cookie recipe in layers in the bottom of a jar. Then, write a label telling the person who is receiving the gift what wet ingredients to put in and any further instructions … More Edible Christmas Gifts?