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Word  puzzle games are great to incorporate in a child’s education.  Popular games include easy crossword puzzles and word searches and many others. These can become more complex as they grow and develop their thinking, and behavioural patterns. Puzzles Help Kids Learn Puzzles are not only fun, but they help children with reading, comprehension, logic, as well as expanding their Read more…

Are you one of those people that spend several hours a day travelling to work on public transport? It can get pretty boring, can’t it?  Perhaps you need a new challenge. Why not start solving crosswords daily while you commute to work. They are fun, and a great  way to get your brain working for the day ahead, and increase Read more…

Solving crossword puzzles is a great way to improve your spelling and build your vocabulary bank.  Crossword solvers have often said to me that using a crossword dictionary does not provide them with an adequate challenge. They believe they should be able to have all the answers in their memory.  Some even go as far as saying it is ‘cheating’ to Read more…

You might have been umming and ahhing about buying a Nintendo DS for your child.  It really is a great educational investment for the whole family’s mental health! What you might not know is that there is a huge selection of online puzzle games for the DS and many of them are great for exercising your mind.  (Not to mention Read more…

Sometimes you just can’t figure out the answer and it can be very frustrating.   Don’t worry, here are some great online crossword puzzle solving tools to help you out. Crossword Dictionary is a great little site that will help you fill in those blanks.  I entered A..le as my incomplete word and the result listed 17 possibilities!  This tame little Read more…