History of Birthstones

Why do we have birthstones and where do they originate from? It is thought the idea behind birthstones dates back to the 1st century in Western culture. The first person to link precious gems with months of the...

Don’t jump off the Roof, Dad

It might seem strange to our modern ears  but this song, about some children trying to coax their at the end of his tether Father to not throw himself bodily from the top of the house, was a big hit for the com...