Project 365 2017 Week 16
Apr22

Project 365 2017 Week 16

It’s been a quiet second week of the school holidays spent at home for us. Here’s our week in pictures… Day 106 – Sunday 16th April – Easter Sunday! I don’t believe in going overboard with presents and chocolate at Easter, so my kids woke up to just one egg each from us. They had a small egg hunt in the garden with their little cousins, then we all went round to my parents’ for lunch (my...

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When did Easter become a ‘thing’?
Apr06

When did Easter become a ‘thing’?

Looking at Twitter and Instagram yesterday morning, at piles and piles of chocolate eggs, decorations and presents, I found myself wondering when did Easter become such a ‘thing’? Seriously, a lot of those displays would rival Christmas morning. When did a single chocolate egg stop being an acceptable way to celebrate? When did we suddenly have to start adding presents into the equation? Every year, I buy my kids a single...

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