It has been a harsh winter. Colds, flus and stomach bugs unfortunately thrived within many households during those long winter months. Having thought we were finally rid of all those maleficent invisible creatures, with the first days of spring and the welcoming of warmer weather, I thought that my beautiful little Starshine, whose birthday was… Continue reading An Ariel mermaid birthday party!
It’s been a while! Now with the schools being closed and the temperature rising, the beach is a more appealing locale, not only for the kids but for us grown-ups as well! Blogging and crochet have been left aside for a while but I will make it up to you with this free tutorial! In a… Continue reading A ‘fairy-tale’ costume tutorial
Before you going saying that I have a loose screw and point out that Easter has already passed, I’d like to reveal that Orthodox Easter is celebrated on a different time from Catholic Christians: http://www.infoplease.com/spot/easter1.html. Easter in Greece is the most celebrated holiday, where it is an opportunity for families and loved ones to gather together and praise its significance through centuries-old traditions: http://www.hotelpalladium.gr/blog/106/GREEK_EASTER_AND_ITS_TRADITIONS.htm It is… Continue reading Easter is approaching…
Fairy-tales include the appearance of fantastic elements in the form of magic: fairies and witches, giants and dwarves, gnomes and elves, knights and heroes. Imagination has no limits: it’s no wonder that children get excited over a bedtime tale or a Disney movie. My girls love dressing up and role-playing. Their creative ability to… Continue reading A fairy-tale come true