Seacole was born Mary Grant in 1805, in Jamaica. She is of Scottish and Creole descent (mixed-race). Growing up, Seacole learned of herbal medicine in the Caribbean. 76 more words
History buffs, writers, students and others will love ‘Giants of History’, a coffee-table book by Lateef Ibirogba.
The book profiles 150 “giants”, who have played great roles in shaping the world mostly for the better, and being pioneers that left the world way different than they met it. 286 more words
This past October I sat in the assembly room of my children’s primary school for the Year 1 presentation for parents. After a group of children in animal masks told us about their visit to the farm, and a few songs, another group of children came to the forefront of the stage to act out the story of… 1,981 more words