Martinmas Ideas

Martinmas 2014Martinmas is coming soon… tomorrow. November 11.

 

If you are not familiar with this sweet celebration and tradition, read up here.

http://homenaturally.org/martinmas/

 

If you want to make your own lantern, I LOVE this tutorial.

http://bobbinsandbrambles.blogspot.com/2010/11/lantern-tutorial.html

 

And if you want to bake a typical Martinmas treat, try this.

http://germanfoods.org/recipes/st-martins-day-weckmann/

 

And if you feel like singing, go here.

http://astorytellingofcrows.blogspot.com/2008/11/i-go-outside-with-my-candle-lantern.html

 

Happy Saint Martin’s day.

 

 
 

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