Egyptian Pyramid Facts

We've all seen pictures, photos and maybe even been lucky enough to visit … [Read more...]

What was a Shaduf used for?

A Shaduf, was a device designed by the Ancient Egyptians to raise water out … [Read more...]

What was the earliest form of writing?

The earliest form of writing did not use letters, but Pictograms, meaning … [Read more...]

The Early Days of Communication

With all the technology we have now we are never "out of reach", from … [Read more...]

Who was Tutankhamun?

Tutankhamen was a boy Pharaoh of ancient Egypt (he was the 12th king of the … [Read more...]

How do your body parts measure up?

In ancient civilisation, units of measurement were based on human body … [Read more...]

What is Frankincense and Myrrh?

We all know the story of the three kings bearing gifts when Jesus was born … [Read more...]

Where did the idea for underwear come from?

This is one of the earliest forms of clothing recorded, as far back as … [Read more...]

What is the origin of the Christmas tree?

There are many variations of where this custom started, here are just a … [Read more...]

Domestic cat facts

Do you love your cat as much as the Egyptians worshipped their felines? … [Read more...]

The origins of our Kitchen utensils and appliances

Do you ever wonder where knifes, forks, and other kitchen appliances, that … [Read more...]

The Ancient Egyptians were Cat Lovers

The Ancient Egyptians loved cats so much that they would shave off their … [Read more...]