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Magical Miniatures | Fairy Houses and Fairy Gardens

Fairies have been revered and feared, sometimes simultaneously, throughout recorded history. But ask any child about fairies and their eyes will light up with delight and curiosity at the thought of magical little beings inhabiting the surrounding woodlands and hills. But loving fairy lore is not just for kids; some adults think its pretty wonderful… Read More Magical Miniatures | Fairy Houses and Fairy Gardens

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International Fairy House Week with Nature, Fairies and Kids, YES PLEASE

June 21st-28th is International Fairy House Week! “WHY” you say, is there such an event ? Well, the fun and enchanting ideas of Building a Fairy House or Den helps raise awareness of the importance of nature and creativity in a child’s life. I have been a long-time advocate of “free range kids” and encouraging… Read More International Fairy House Week with Nature, Fairies and Kids, YES PLEASE

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The Secret Child by Marti Healy (And a little look at Fairy Folklore!)

The Secret Child by Marti Healy is a timeless and whimsical children’s tale that will appeal to a wide range of ages; its one of those favorite books cherished by more than one generations. On a journey from one Gypsy tribe to another, young Marika encounters tragedy. Her beloved baby brother who has been accompanying her to… Read More The Secret Child by Marti Healy (And a little look at Fairy Folklore!)

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Fairy Houses

Hello friends. We have been out and about travelling all over and settling into our school year. Along with this we have been reading a ton of great books which we just have to share with you. Today, however, I'm going to start everything off with a little story of my own. When my girls… Read More Fairy Houses