Whether local travel, road trips, family visits or overseas holidays, travel is extremely beneficial for kids. Here are just 7 (of many) benefits that travel gives kids.
Archives for December 2019
Today we took Miss M to see Father Christmas. We had been building up to it this season. We made the Christmas biscuits and a gingerbread house; drank Glühwein and Kinderpunsch; visited 5 Christmas markets, one of which was even…
If you and your partner come from different countries or different cultural backgrounds, combining Christmas cultures might be a challenge. Here are some tips and real life examples to help you find the right Christmas culture mix for your family.
We’re spending Christmas in Australia! Apart from spending time with family and catching up with friends, we have a number of things planned and that we want to show Miss M. Here’s what we will be up to.
These delicious stuffing muffins are a great side dish for any roast dish. The stuffing also works wonderfully in roast turkey, chicken or goose. But what is the secret ingredient? You’ll never guess!
Are you travelling for the holidays? Do you have a long-distance trip on the horizon? Follow our tips to make packing a breeze. Now all you have to do is work out what to take.
Kinderglühwein, Kinderpunsch or Children’s mulled wine is a great alcohol-free alternative to traditional Glühwein for the holidays and Winter months. And the recipe is just as easy to make and just as delicious!
Glühwein is very popular in Germany at Christmas time: it is difficult to imagine a Christmas market that does not sell the warming winter drink. This is a recipe for traditional German Gühwein, tweaked Tea with Mum style of course!
Germany has a long Christmas market tradition going back nearly 700 years. We take a look at this tradition and then tell you which markets, in our opinion, are the biggest, best and most unusual and definitely worth visiting.
Terraces – or Terrassen in German – are my favourite German Christmas biscuit because of their more subtle flavours. They are fun and easy to make with kids and somehow, kinda special.
Are you looking for some inspiration and an easy holiday wreath? Check out our four super easy Christmas wreaths. Which one are you making?