I’ve always been interested in flags. Fascinated in how they embody identity, nationality, pride, a sense of belonging. People can love them, hate them and even die for them. I like to collect the flags of the numerous countries that I’ve visited. Here are a few and their origins and symbolisms… Australia The Australian flag has a dark royal blue base with a depiction of the British Union Jack in the upper left...
How to start a fire without the use of matches.
… “things eveyone used to know how to do.”
The origins of a selection of some popular English expressions and sayings.
Easter is a moveable feast, which means that it does not occur on the same date every year. But how is it calculated ?