Celebrations

October 5 Is World Teachers' Day - Have You Said Thank You?

Kathryn Lovewell | Posted 25.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Kathryn Lovewell

Teachers are the unsung heroes of our society. They are often undervalued and unappreciated. They are the whipping boys, the scapegoats and the fall guys for what isn't working in our education system. Let's face it, teachers get a bad press. Almost without exception there is something negative mentioned about teachers in the media every day.

The Quality Street Revolution - My Struggle With Britain's Favourite Festive Treat

Alfie Evers | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Alfie Evers

No purples. No green triangle things. No Orange Crunch. No Caramel. Even my secret back-up of orange creams were gone. All that greeted me was a sea of red, blue and gold.

What Are You Thankful For?

Meredith Berman | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Meredith Berman

Although Thanksgiving is an American holiday, I think it's imperative for everyone to think about what is important.

Halloween? Guy Fawkes Night? Bah Hum Bug

John L. Adams | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
John L. Adams

At risk of being labelled a killjoy, I'm really not sure I want my children influenced by either of these events. I just find halloween vacuous and trick or treating, at its worst, simply encourages children to use menaces to demand gifts.

Thirteen Lucky Years of Boy Wonderment

Lana Citron | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lana Citron

We have been on a journey for 13 summers. Just the two of us travelling to infinity and beyond, adventure after adventure, hiding out in makeshift dens, hopping on island cushions, gladiators on sheepskin carpets, scaling furniture, bouncing on beds, sofa snuggling, conquering long rainy days.

Jubilee Memorabilia, Finding the Diamonds in the Jumble

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

Ever since the big date in April 2011, we all knew what to expect for 2012's summer of celebrations. Around 12 months ago Britain's memorabilia fire was re-ignited with gold rimmed tea cups, William & Kate tea towels and, of course, bunting galore.

Pippa Middleton Planning Surprise 30th Birthday Bash For Duchess Kate

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Style

Duchess Kate hits the big 3-0 on Monday, and rumour has it that sister Pippa Middleton has been put in charge of making sure its a birthday to remembe...