Easter Bingo

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12Mar

If you are looking for some Easter fun beyond scoffing chocolate, why not play Easter Bingo? All you need to do is to make up some bingo cards with Easter-themed words on them, one card per player.  Be sure to have one word on each card that is exclusive to the pack, ie: not appearing on more than one board…

The Mood of Easter (Mother’s sharing evening)

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6May

It is so lovely to be able to gather together with a group of women/mothers. I find in these groups a real willingness to be open and honest, sharing from the depth of their souls.   Last night, I held our re-scheduled Easter parent gathering and how nourishing and fruitful it was. A candlelit room greeted everyone, and the low…

Easter- a time of surrender and new life

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23Apr

I have been doing an exercise in meditation where I visualise myself ‘laying down’ old beliefs, past hurts, wrong assumptions, and outward actions that haven’t served me well. Once this is done, I then build up a new image of fresh growth and a bloom of pure red roses, out of the compost of old ‘stuff’. It might be a…

Celebrating Easter with thoughtful, non commercial ideas

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11Mar

On Wednesday night, my friend Sandra Frain hosted her Easter parent education evening.   She prepared a dinner (this was her kind treat to her parents in her group) of delicious pumpkin mash, boiled eggs, roasted sunflower seeds in tamari, their own pumpkin seeds from their garden toasted, homemade pesto, aioli (mayonnaise) made by her 18 year old daughter, freshly made…