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The Drowning of Marzanna: Polish way of saying farewell to Winter

Hello Spring and Goodbye Winter 🙂 In Poland, the first day of spring is celebrated by Drowning of Marzanna (in polish: Topienie Marzanny). Marzanna is the old Slavic goddess of winter, plague and death. By burning and drowning the effigy of Marzanna, the ancient Slavs wanted to protect themselves from winter and encourage the timely… Continue reading The Drowning of Marzanna: Polish way of saying farewell to Winter

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The Bears’ cave is a mess – time for a Spring Clean with a magic sponge

All right… Spring and Easter almost here…  It’s time to roll up your sleeves, pull on your gloves and get to work to make your home look the absolute best it can be! There’s no better feeling than coming home to a clean house 🙂 and this is my motivation for my spring deep clean.… Continue reading The Bears’ cave is a mess – time for a Spring Clean with a magic sponge