The 10 hardest words to pronounce in Spanish

The 10 hardest words to pronounce in Spanish

The rules of Spanish pronunciation are so much easier to learn than those of many other languages. In addition, the phonetic nature of writing in Spanish certainly makes pronunciation a whole lot easier for learners compared to languages like English, which seem almost designed to trip up non-native speakers. In Spanish you just have to … Continue reading

Recipes for Halloween

Recipes for Halloween

Supermarket shelves are now filled with pumpkins, monkey nuts and other Halloween related products, mainly sweets. Whether or not you are planning to celebrate the night off all saints, why not cooking something special and seasonal? Carving pumpkins is not only a fun thing to do, it also provides you with a great ingredient, their … Continue reading

Organic Vs. Conventional Food

Organic Vs. Conventional Food

A heated debate on organic food was fuelled by Stanford University research about the difference between conventional, modern and organic grown foods. An analysis of 237 organic items of produce, dairy products and meats were reviewed. The findings have concluded that organic food cannot be considered more nutritious than their conventional grown counterparts. Meanwhile, supporters of organic … Continue reading

Rainy Days with the Kids

Rainy Days with the Kids

Seeing as the weather has taken a turn for the worst I have been kept incredibly busy by Freddy and Bridget. Entertaining young children on a rainy day is a tedious task, especially if you are reluctant to sit them down in front of a television screen for hours on end. Therefore I thought I … Continue reading