Tagged: children’s activities

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Barneblad: Flowers that bloom in spring

A monthly feature to share with kids and grandkids Brought to you by Lori Ann Reinhall With the festivities of Easter week over and days getting longer, there’s a new sense of excitement and...

Barneblad: Cupcakes… or muffins?

Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway It is so confusing in Norway because in Norwegian, cupcakes are muffins and muffins are muffins—at least for older people. Younger people call cupcakes, well, cupcakes. You know the...

Barneblad: 2017

Happy New Year (godt nytt år) 2017! Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway I like January 1st because it gives a new start to a new year. Some people make New Year’s resolutions (nyttårsforsetter). They...

Barneblad: Build your own pepperkakehus!

Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway We are always learning something. If you are a grown-up, you might remember when you learned to drive, started university, or got married. If you are a child, you...

Barneblad: Winter sports… Inside

Heidi Håvan Grosch Sparbu, Norway Imagine that it is cold and the wind is blowing. There’s a snowstorm outside and you can’t see very far. Inside it is warm and cozy. Perhaps you’re sitting...