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24th December 2015
Christmas quotes to make you drool!
Quotes are a unique way to describe the way an author thinks or feels about something.A good quote can transport you to a place far away, stir up an emotion or simply be inspiring. Enjoy this list of mouth-watering quotes from classic children’s books to put you in a holiday state of mind and whet your appetite for Christmas indulgencesRead More...

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26th November 2014
The Tradition of writing a letter to Father Christmas
We all have fond memories of writing letters to Father Christmas and it’s still a tradition that continues among children today, but how did this popular Christmas custom come about?Despite a reference of a letter written from a little girl to St Nicholas in the 1200's, the tradition of writing to Father Christmas to ask for gifts didn’t... Read More...

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13th November 2014
The History of the Snowman
When someone asks you to conjure up images of Christmas, how could you not picture a snowman?  Throughout the years it has become one of the iconic symbols of the festive season.  As a child, I remember the thrill of making a snowman complete with hat, scarf, buttons and a carrot for the nose. These days, snowmen can be found on everything Christmas... Read More...

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