pixel2013/pixabay.com In honour of Valentine’s day yesterday, this week’s pic of the week shows the symbolism of the heart on this special day. Named in honour of the patron saint of love St Valentine, who was martyred and buried on this date. Many legends surround the life of St Valentine, including the giving [...]
http://gty.im/463839956 People Celebrate The Spring Festival In China BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 19: Chinese artists perform a dragon dance at a local amusement park during celebrations for the Lunar New Year February 19, 2015 in Beijing, China.The Chinese Lunar New Year of the [...]
http://gty.im/71446325 As harsh winter weather hits the UK, this week's Pic of the Week celebrates the annual Sapporo Snow Festival in Japan. During the festival, Sapporo is turned into a winter wonderland with large numbers of spectacular snow and ice sculptures – some measuring more than 25 metres wide and 15 metres high. The festival [...]
This month Lucy, Liz and Sarah attended the fifth ELT Freelancers’ Awayday #FreeELT, a networking day for the freelance ELT community with a packed programme of discussions, presentations and speakers. It was a great opportunity for us to put faces to names and catch up with freelancers we’ve worked with closely, as well as make [...]
As today is National Opposite Day, we are taking over Pic of the Week this week to give you... Word of the Week! Our Word of the Week is: Albeit Because, although wayzgoose is pretty awesome, in Liz's words, albeit 'should be three words, but they smooshed it into one'. Have a great weekend!
http://gty.im/458469685 Today we’re celebrating national Winnie the Pooh day which honours the British author A. A. Milne’s birthday. The first collection of stories was originally published on 14th October 1926 and was illustrated by E. H. Shepard. We hope you enjoy your day thinking about the big yellow bear and his friends.
It's early January, after all the indulgences and jolly celebration of Christmas and New Year, things have gone very quiet in comparison. If only we had something else to celebrate? Well today, Friday 11th January we do! It is officially 'National Step in a Puddle and Splash Your Friend Day'. Genuinely, this is not something I have made up. Officially every [...]
http://gty.im/500101678 We hope everyone's enjoying the festive celebrations, and Happy early New Year from everyone at emc!
http://gty.im/1078342522 Happy Christmas from all of us at emc design! Wishing you a very merry and restful break.
http://gty.im/183316501 This week a lot of the discussion in our team has been about Christmas, particularly lights and Christmas markets! This inspired this week's POTW selection, a very christmassy street in Finland. With two weekends to go until Christmas are you off to any markets this weekend?