20 podcasts that will make you smarter while you self-quarantine at home

If you’re social distancing or quarantining during the coronavirus outbreak, a good podcast can provide some virtual companionship, and perhaps even a chance to learn something new. Fortunately, there’s an abundance …

Virtual Classroom Online Conference

As more and more people are setting up virtual classrooms, thanks to Jane Bozarth for sharing link to this online conference from the eLearning Guild 1 April 2020 – FREE A …

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn ‘Well-Read’ Status

For anyone who wants to attain the vaunted title of “being well-read,” it’s more about breadth than depth. (As for feeling well-read, read the postscript.) To “feel” well-read in literature, it’s …

Join a virtual walking tour of London

You Can Now Join A Virtual London Walking Tour On Social Media With tours currently postponed due to social distancing measures, founder Katie has found a brilliant way to show people …

Play chess online with your friends

At Chess.com you can play your chess games anywhere, any time, in any way. Every day, players from around the world play more than 1 million chess games from home, work, …

Have a Zoom party

How to start living your best Zoom party life Humans are social animals. Even the most introverted among us have a strong need to feel that we’re part of a network …

Write a nature journal

Write about and/or draw things you discover in your garden or on your daily walk.  Here’s some guidance How to start a nature journal – a beginners guide Keeping a nature …

Learn to cut your own hair

With hair salons closed, here’s a useful resource on how to cut hair – for women. (Resource for men coming shortly) How to Cut Your Own Hair at Home Like a …