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May – Lily of the Valley

Over the last year I have been posting about customs and traditions from each month, which has been really interesting.  May was my first customs and traditions post, so I thought I’d try a year of focussing on ‘birth flowers’ each month.  I will … Continue reading

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April – Fools and Eggs

Hello, hope you all had a lovely Easter and have enjoyed the break. As a non-chocolate eater there was no danger of me over doing it on the chocolate front at this time of the year.  I was given some gifts to … Continue reading

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February – Pancakes

Wow, time goes so quickly doesn’t it?!  January kind of passed in a blur it seems, it was gone before I had even thought about a January traditions post! So, I’m not going to write about January, apart from wondering … Continue reading

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Twelve Traditions of Christmas, Pt 5 – Mince Pies/Turkey and Stockings

Happy Christmas to my followers and anyone who happens across this post in the next few days!  I hope you all have a lovely festive season! Mince Pies & Turkey I’m sure many of you have already enjoyed the odd … Continue reading

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