Percy Jackson and the Olympians

Percy Jackson and the Olympians is the iconic series made by Rick Riordan. This novel series consists of 6 books. The series tells the story of Percy Jackson, a 13 year old boy who discovers that he is the son of the Greek God of the Sea, Poseidon. He goes on adventures with his friends, Annabeth Chase, the daughter of Greek Goddess of wisdom, Athena; … Continue reading Percy Jackson and the Olympians

Halloween Traditions Around the World

Whether you dress up and ask strangers for candy, are the one passing it out, or even just watch a scary movie around Halloween time, you take part in a very traditional American Halloween. We’re not the only ones to celebrate Halloween, though; the holiday is prevalent throughout the world. Countries that celebrate Halloween much the same as the United States, Australia, Canada, and the … Continue reading Halloween Traditions Around the World

Nadiya Bakes Recommendation: Why I Like It

This 2021 Netflix series sheds light to Nadiya Hussain and those who inspire her to bake/cook. Nadiya rose to fame in 2015 after winning the 6th season of the Great British Bake Off. As this is 2023, you may be thinking why I might be writing about a show that came out 2 years ago. The reasoning is I felt impelled to write about how … Continue reading Nadiya Bakes Recommendation: Why I Like It

10 Fun Facts About Candy Hearts

As we all know, Valentine’s Day is coming up soon- the abundance of candy lining the aisles of every grocery store makes it pretty clear. One of the most popular of these candies are Sweethearts, so here are some interesting facts about the candy hearts that have overshadowed February 14 for ages. 1. The first Necco’s Candy Hearts were made as far back as 1866. … Continue reading 10 Fun Facts About Candy Hearts

The Fascinating Forms of Frost

Seeing how much temperatures have dropped lately, it might be fun to learn about an interesting winter phenomenon- frost. This may come as a surprise, but there are actually many different types of frost. Frost is basically water vapor that becomes solid. It forms when an outside surface cools past its dew point (the point when the air is cold enough to turn the water … Continue reading The Fascinating Forms of Frost

Different New Years Traditions

10 New Year’s Traditions Around the World Many people see New Year as a significant time, filled with new beginnings,  challenges, hopes, and dreams. Like some other holidays, it’s celebrated differently around the world. So as we jump into 2023, let’s find out about how different countries welcome the new year… 1) The United States: The ball drop In the U.S., millions of people gather … Continue reading Different New Years Traditions