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Friday Inspiration: Cakes So Gorgeous, You Won't Be Able to Look Away

Hello Friday! It’s felt like a long week even though we were on holiday Monday – Tuesday, but jet-lag is pretty vicious! We thought a bit of Friday inspiration for your next party might be in order. 242 more words


Chinese New Year

This week we have been thinking about Chinese New Year.

First we read the story of The Great Race then had races outside. We wore animal masks and had different kinds of races to see who would come first, second and third. 112 more words


Making Pancakes!

Last week was Pancake Day but because it was in the holidays we have been doing our pancake activities this week.

The first thing we did was make our own pancakes! 109 more words


Deutschland, Deutschland! - day 2 addendum and day 3

Day 2 addendum.  I forgot that we did more things on day 2…  We were jet-lagged and busy and enjoying being able to walk around drinking beer on the street.   1,014 more words

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Today Is International Mother Language Day

Today is International Mother Language Day, an annual celebration of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. You can learn more here:


CNY | Year of the Sheep/Goat

Goat? Sheep? Ram? Whatever it is, wishing you all a prosperous year ahead with lots of joy and great health.

This year, instead of the full blown extended family dinner at Auntie Kat’s, my mother decided to host a little dinner party at her house. 34 more words


Deutschland, Deutschland! - day 1

Here’s another time-traveling post.

For those who need back-story: we spent over 4 months living with friends while Devilfish was being refit.  Those friends moved to Berlin, Germany at the end of July (don’t we lead exciting lives?) and we went to visit them at the beginning of October to celebrate my birthday. 158 more words

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