Sometimes, Just sometimes, You catch a glimpse of a boy and he stays in your mind the rest of the day. He isn’t obviously good-looking: maybe his brown hair isn’t in that ‘gorgeous’ haircut, maybe his face is a little weird shaped. But he stays in your mind. Sure, you’ve seen better looking, maybe you … More Perhaps
Instagram is like marmite: you either love it, or you hate it… If you are unfamiliar with Instagram it’s a social networking site where you post pictures and videos on an account; you can socialise with your friends; like and comment on pictures; even follow your favourite celebrities. For some people, this is a good … More The Trouble with Instagram
Humans really love meat. They love it, but it is torture to animals and uses up loads and loads of resources. Humanity’s meaty diet is the result of many plants and trees being cut down – many people do not know this. We keep 23,000,000,000 chickens, 1,500,000 cattle, and 1,000,000,000 pigs and sheep… just for … More I Love Torture
Are you excited for Christmas? Well, I am too! When Christmas comes along, of course there is always going to be a lot of parties! Parties are amazing; the food, the CAKE, everything. However, when you have Christmas parties, you have to have some games, but can you always think of some that are different … More Christmas Games for All!
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?
The season of harvest, When the world’s scenery is painted on by life’s artist. The season of rut for the deer, When the evenings are crisp and clear. Time to spend with family and friends, Taking long walks and building dens. Enjoy autumn, it’s a beautiful time of year, After summer, before winter, keep it … More An Ode to Autumn
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time is an amazing, interesting and beautiful novel which all of you will absolutely love! You, like me, will enjoy every minute of the read and, what’s more, you’ll feel like you are the main character (Christopher); you’ll feel his thoughts and feelings and how hard his … More Thornden Reviews: Curious?
It’s a typical Monday morning and Year 9 are flooding into the gym. Standing around chatting with friends, they take their seats as Mr. Andrews charges through the room demanding for them to sit down. An image of Winnie the Pooh characters are shown on screen; I knew what it was about. I had read … More Mental Health Matters