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My Dad, My Hero

My Dad, My Hero

Superheroes have been all the rage lately – movies are full of them! Most of them have super powers or super suits and some have super-sized bank accounts. To the average kid these are characters to look up to and admire. My hero has always been my dad. He couldn’t clear tall buildings in a...

Celebrating Mothers

Celebrating Mothers

I came across a funny tradition from Yugoslavia and I just had to share it with you. On Mother’s Day there, children will tie their mother up and release her only when she has paid them with sweets! Even though the way we celebrate and remember our moms is a very personal thing, having a...

Belgian Easter Bells Colouring Page

Belgian Easter Bells Colouring Page

Wim & Veve wanted to share one of the traditions that they grew up with in Belgium. At Easter, according to the Catholic tradition (in Belgium, France and certain parts of the Netherlands) the Easter Bells bring chocolate eggs on Easter morning. After the holy mass on White Thursday all the bells leave the churches...