Australia, Environment, History & Traditions

April Fool Ghost

"So I woke up and my beautiful Schnauzer pup is laying on the back patio covered in dirt with a rabbit in his mouth. The rabbit's not bloody, just dirty. My neighbor's kids raise blue ribbon rabbits. I instantly knew it was one of theirs. 😢 I took the rabbit away from my dog, rushed… Continue reading April Fool Ghost


Easter Eggs – Traditional Art in Eastern Europe

Easter has been an auspicious time for many countries and traditions. This festive time of the year is marked by a a different kind of egg - one that has a long and interesting history.

Community, Painting, Traditional Art

Traditional Art – Painted Easter Eggs

Everyone loves chocolate eggs at Easter time, but for some cultures, eggs are much more significant and have turned into a traditional art form. This month, in Traditional Art from around the world, I showcase some examples of Painted Easter Eggs.


Easter bunnies, not Chocolate. Easter Craft Idea

This is a wonderful idea I found on

Pillows a la Mode's blog, and the link for the pattern and tutorial is found at Little Fabric Blog

They are so quick to make up, you will have a heap of ears in a jiffy.

Just cut, (using some of your remnants or fabric scraps if you can) sew, stuff, and finish with a bow. No messy turning inside and out, just use your pinking shears to stop the fray "disease".

Here are my finished scraps which are destined for a Easter bunny activity for the children's playgroup I help to facilitate.