20 May '15, 10am

"Brain Training with a #Rubik’s Puzzle"

"Brain Training with a #Rubik’s Puzzle"

I’m very INTO brain training these days! I know it’s a bit of a buzz word at the moment. But my father-in-law has been encouraging us to train our brains for the last 7-8 years, so I actually feel a bit slow to catch on. Anyway… in the last year or so, I’ve gone back to reading literature, I’ve subscribed to brainy magazines, and started to tinker with music. But my latest obsession is the Rubik’s Cube Puzzle. It started with my 10 year old son. He recently bought one with his birthday money and he watched some online videos on how to solve it. I peeked over his shoulder and was amazed to find that you actually have to watch 6-7 VIDEOS, which were all about 8-10 minutes long! I was intrigued. So I sat down next to him and we watched them together. We took notes, we drew diagrams, and we practiced. I am so, so, soooo pleased that I can solve a Rubik’s cube now! It’s definit...

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