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Colouring in for Adults…. Good for the Soul
Forget about the idea that colouring books are for kids. In a busy world, increasingly dominated by time spent in
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Christmas Eve Boxes – What are they all about?!
A carrot for Rudolph and a mince pie for Father Christmas are traditions that most British families associate with 24
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Christmas Present Ideas for Grannies
‘Tis the season to decide on Christmas gifts for the youth-challenged members of your family. But what gift to give?
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Wedding Planners to avoid Disaster!
An old bit of wisdom goes that something will inevitably go wrong at your wedding, so you should just enjoy it
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Jigsaws – the Ultimate Christmas Gift?
The jigsaw puzzle started life in the 18th century as a Geography educational aid. The first jigsaws were maps.  By
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Why are we charmed by charm bracelets?
Queen Victoria’s own fascination with charms, jewelry and pendants made charm bracelets enormously popular amongst the gentry of the time,
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How to Teach Kids to Tell the Time
Telling time is a tricky business, especially for kids.  Here’s the advise from WikiHow: Kids need to be able to
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Why do people wear watches any more?
It is not news to anyone that our use of the ubiquitous smartphone has usurped many of the functions once
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Don’t forget to leave a mince pie out for Santa
According to History.com the original roots of this tradition go back all the way to ancient Norse mythology. Odin, the most
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Why is a bucket list called a bucket list?
“Bucket list”, or “things to do before you die” is possibly derived from the English idiom – ‘to kick the bucket’ which
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