Posts by wibiwonder

Pastimes for rainy days

It’s Sunday, and it’s raining… and the neighbours want their peace and quiet. So what did you give your child …

Heissa Walpurgisnacht

Tonight’s the night…. when witches assemble and revel on the Brocken (the highest of the Harz Mountains in north central …

Happy Easter!

Wishing all my readers a very happy and sunshiny Easter 2019! And I leave you with the ‘most famous’ hare …

An Easter Find

I hope you enjoy this recent ‘find’ as much as I do: it’s a tiny (4x6cm) handmade booklet featuring a …

under de/construction..

I guess it has become obvious that I like miniatures of various kinds. Here is a selection of ‘model-sheets’ and …

Black and white newswpaper Advert for Mickey's Fun Fair - a card game with 2 sets of cards

The little duck rules

Today I present images of a card game that is now 80 years old – and my copy certainly looks …

There’s always Paris

Having written about ‘Love’ in the last 2 posts, Paris came to mind – or rather, my romantic notion of …

Feel the love 2

I hope you’ll all be ‘in luck‘ not just on this year’s Valentine’s Day! Without further ado, here are some …

Feel the love 1

A confession: I never received a Valentine card before I moved to England. Valentine’s Day has only become popular (read: …

Winterreise 2

Teddy Edward was one of the most travelled teddy bears in the world. There were 19 books and even a …

Winterreise 1

It’s cold outside… so a sleighride seems a fitting tribute to today. Enjoy! I love this spinning top – not …

Happy New Year!

Hope you had a good start to 2019 – and that all your hopes and wishes get fulfilled!

Have a good one

My very best wishes to all of my readers – have a wonderful time whatever you do! If it gets …

What were they thinking?

A few curios from my collection – I wonder who came up with these ideas and who said : ‘yes, …

drawing of rabbit in snow in front of large barn with Christmas wreath

Advent

Oh, the joy of happy anticipation of Christmas! Something of a luxury these days… The time before Christmas seems to …