The Power of the Right Word

Have you ever wondered why good teachers urge pupils to read not only textbooks but also for pleasure? Reading builds our vocabulary. If you just muttered something along the lines of “Who cares” or “I don’t like to read,” conversations with you could cause brain...

A Few More Bits and Pieces From Costa Rica

Some days you walk along the beach, and the tide keeps a respectful distance, also known as low tide. Under normal conditions, Rio Manzanillo is a narrow river that flows down the mountain into the sea. It is easily crossable at about ankle to shin deep. The upside of...