Brain Challenges for You

June 2022

Lots of Working Memory practice for you this month.

Banana – Cherry – Apple Challenge

Thinking caps on to solve this puzzle.


Can you interpret these common idioms?

There is a full page of these which you can see by clicking here

Rebus puzzles full page – idioms


Excellent working memory practice!


Ready for some riddles?

What can make an octopus laugh?
Give me food and I will live; give me water and I will die. what am I?
The more that there is of this, the less you see. What is it?
What goes up but never goes down?
Why do bees hum?
How do you make the number one disappear?
Two fathers and two sons are in a car, yet there are only three people in the car. How?
Which will burn longer: the candles on the birthday cake of a boy or the candles on the birthday cake of a girl?

Try your hand at drawing Winnie-the-Pooh

Take it step-by-step – follow the guide by clicking here

How to draw Winnie the Pooh

You’ll be surprised by what you can achieve!



How’s your observation?

Somewhere among the pandas is a Lego dog – can you find him?



Exercise Word-Scramble

See if you can interpret each of these words – and maybe try them, too?







Do you need to check your answers? Click here.



Need more practice?

Healthy Memory Workout is an eBook full of puzzles to challenge your brain


Want to improve your puzzling?

Puzzle Secrets is a companion eBook with hints and strategies for solving puzzles.