The month of June is known to be the most favorite month for weddings. So if you have an upcoming wedding marked on your calendar, and are scrambling around for Korovai suggestions, you will have a great head start after this post.
Another birthday rolled by, and this year’s theme was Candy Land.
What can be more fun for kids under five, than lots of candy everywhere, lots of games to play, and lots of friends to play these games with?
How time flies! It seems like only a few weeks ago, since we celebrated the First Birthday Party, and here we are, a year later, and a Second Birthday Party took place.
This year, the theme was Minnie Mouse, my granddaughter’s favorite character, thus a perfect theme for her party.
As always, her mommy outdid herself with
I can’t believe how time flies. I have been a grandmother for a whole year already, and it has been such a wonderful experience. If any of you, who are reading this post, are already grandmothers, you know exactly what I mean. Those of you who are anxiously awaiting for this honor to be bestowed upon you, I am suggesting to hold on tight, and patiently wait your turn, because it is worth every second, and you will feel blessed.
These Ukrainian Easter Eggs were decorated by my Great-Aunt and her children, in Queens, New York, over 80 years ago. The “sticks” displayed in front of the platter, are home made styluses, used for drawing the outlines for the design on these eggs. The stylus handles were made from tree twigs, and the metal funnels were made from a metal can cut out…..such was life 70 years ago.