On Oct. 24, 1975, 90% of Icelandic women went on strike, refusing to do any work at their homes or their jobs. It was the largest demonstration in the nation's history and shut down the entire country.
The Islington Infirmary was opened in 1900 as the Highgate Hill Infirmary for the workhouse, and was renamed Islington Infirmary in 1914 (those dates are according to the history on the net; this card was posted in 1904). Part of the Whittington Hospital,. the Nurses Home was still in use as offices when the Lost Hospitals website last checked.
We loved learning about Australia so much for Project Around the World, that we did a few extra projects we found on other blogs. Luckily, there are a ton of great crafts, activities, and recipes that you can do with your kids for at at-home exploration of Australia. Here are some of the best I...Read More »
Farm murders on the rise in South Africa ● https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVYgXsBLBxY ● http://southafricatoday.net/south-africa-news/farm-murders-on-the-rise-in-south-africa/ White Genocide in South Africa #StopWhiteGenocideInSA
Anne Boleyn ( /ˈbʊlɪn/, /bəˈlɪn/ or /bʊˈlɪn/); c.1501 – 19 May 1536) was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of Henry VIII of England and Marquess of Pembroke in her own right. Henry's marriage to Anne, and her subsequent execution, made her a key figure in the political and religious upheaval that was the start of the English Reformation.
The Queen's official website disagrees on the corgis (two Corgis: Holly and Willow and two Dorgis: Candy and Vulcan. ohmygod Vulcan) But I just really enjoy that all 11 presidents are represented by a picture of Obama.
Malta - Mdina is one of the main attractions of the Maltese Islands with its old & medieval streets, the baroque cathedral and buildings, and the idyllic atmosphere that is felt while walking its streets. A favourite place of ours is Floritina's, a restaurant hidden along the fortifications.