Diagon Alley Is Now on Google Maps

Google Maps found the magical world of Harry Potter. Google Map users can now view Diagon Alley from the Warner Bros. Studio Tour in London via Google Maps in Street View mode!   Fans who are unable to make it to London can just hop on their computer and view 360-degree images of Olivanders Wand […]

Science Lesson: Making Ice in the Desert

Can someone make ice in the desert with no electricity, chemicals or gadgetry?  The answer is yes.   It's called evaporative cooling. The idea of evaporative cooling is not new.  It takes place when liquid evaporates in the surrounding air which in turn cools any object or liquid that comes into contact with it.  Most […]

Five Decades of Bad Spelling

I am one of the world’s worst spellers.  I've struggled with it all my life.  My papers from school looked like they had the measles.  Solid red marks from top to bottom.  It’s really sad.  I don’t misspell only the hard words; I misspell easy ones too.  Sometimes I even misspell my own name!  My […]

Love and Marriage

Love and marriage.  They go together like a horse and carriage… That song is totally stuck in my head this morning. So I was thinking, “What is love?”   Wow.  That’s some heavy stuff this morning. When you live with a person long enough it becomes incredibly easy to take that person for granted. I […]

Greetings to All My Friends!

My wonderful webmaster (me wearing the webmaster hat) has finally got the website up and running (well, most of it is working).  I've been wanting to post here on a regular basis for a long time. Now that I have the site up and running, keep watching this space for regular updates.  Your friend, Karren