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Easter-n European

Easter this year was all about pizza, cheap wine mixed with 7up and chocolate, and it was a blast. It would be quite similar had I decided to spend the holiday with my family, apart from the food – my mum would sneak in some German potato salad to the traditional Easter breakfast and my nan would not accept pizza as a legitimate meal (unless she made it from scratch and could stuff it with minced meat). 369 more words

The Call for Blessing

A while back I was given a copy of the book “Polish Customs, Traditions & Folklore” by Sophie Hodorowicz Knab. Each chapter covers a month of the year and covers rituals and celebrations for that time. 160 more words

Felt Easter hares, no bunny about it

Miss K and I have had a week of being spoilt by my mother who has come to visit. Raw food cafes, long walks in the park or to toddler-friendly playgrounds, shopping for craft materials or new dresses for Miss K; I am full of gratitude, thanks mum! 296 more words