Weekly Crossword - April 25, 2022

Peg, Heywise Staff

Crossword WriterPeg, Heywise Staff

Don’t let her focus on food-related quizzes fool you, Peg is a pro in many arenas. Even though she spends most of her free time whipping up delicious cookies and concocting new recipes for easy but impressive gluten-free cakes, Peg’s brain holds a vast collection of knowledge about everything from baby animals to what you need to know to graduate from different school grades. While she’s the first to admit everything she reads doesn’t necessarily stick in her head, Peg keeps her mind fresh by reading the Financial Post and Globe and Mail on the regular, and coming up with fantastic ideas for new quizzes. She’s a secret fan of gossip, too, so watch out for her intense celeb topics!

Did you know?

Crosswords are fuel for your brain!

Crossword puzzles are a great way to boost your mental agility while still having fun. Most people have heard the idea that puzzles are good for their brains, but few individuals know the specifics. If you've been forgetting things a bit more often lately, consider regularly exercising your memory centers with a crossword puzzle. By constantly trying to remember words and reason through different definitions, you are actively improving your memory recall. Keeping your brain active also helps fight serious diseases like Alzheimer's and dementia. Though crossword puzzles might not be able to cure these issues, they do slow their onset and even limit some of their symptoms. Additionally, studies have proven that mindfulness — being present in the moment without focusing on external thoughts — helps boost your mood, self-control, and social skills. Solving a crossword is basically a form of meditation and will allow you to practice mindfulness.

About Heywise

Get knOwledgeable! Heywise is where entertainment and trivia meet, like a turducken of fun. Anytime. Anywhere. Since 2017, Heywise has been a leader of quizzes on the web, on mobile devices, and across social media.

We explore a broad range of topics – from sports to history, language to pop culture, personality to health. Our quizzes motivate readers to test their knowledge and learn new and exciting facts.

We’re inspired by food and unique destinations around the globe. We love movies and TV shows, but most of all we love having the opportunity to share these passions with you.

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