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Mona has been adopted by Daisy, Freya and Indie

Mona has been adopted by Daisy, Freya and Indie

February 01, 2022 1 Comment

“Conservation is more than protecting a species, it is about saving nature which includes us, 'the fifth great ape

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Birth Flowers And Their Meanings

Birth Flowers And Their Meanings

January 21, 2022

Birth flowers and their meanings. What is your birth flower, and what does it symbolise?

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30 Perfect Card Messages For Best Friends

30 Perfect Card Messages For Best Friends

January 04, 2022

A best friend is something that is hard to find and for some people, it takes years to find that connection with someone so it’s important to remind them how much they mean to you.

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Baz the Koala has been adopted!

Baz the Koala has been adopted!

December 14, 2021

We have our winner for the first in the first of our series of adopt a spirit animal competitions. 

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The Making Of The Magical Poem - The Robin's Christmas Eve

The Making Of The Magical Poem - The Robin's Christmas Eve

November 30, 2021

In true Marvling Bros style we have created a charming miniature version of this heartwarming story. Here's the history of this wonderful book that epitomises the magic of Christmas.  

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60 Of Our Favourite Christmas Cracker Jokes

60 Of Our Favourite Christmas Cracker Jokes

November 22, 2021

 This is a post for those of you that enjoy the jokes more than the toys inside the crackers, so raise your glass to 60 of the best Christmas cracker jokes ever!

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The History of Christmas Crackers

The History of Christmas Crackers

November 09, 2021

Here’s the history of the beloved Christmas cracker and how it became a favourite of many around the world. 

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Spooky Vintage Matchbox Labels

Spooky Vintage Matchbox Labels

October 30, 2021

To celebrate Halloween, we have put together some of our favourite weird and wonderful spooky vintage matchbox labels.

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An Extra Hour In Bed

An Extra Hour In Bed

October 23, 2021

The clocks go back on the 31st  October, and at Marvling Bros we are all for using that extra hour to catch up on some well earned snooze. 

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How To Write The Perfect Letter To Santa

How To Write The Perfect Letter To Santa

October 21, 2021

With Christmas approaching and Santa’s sleigh getting ready to set off into the night sky, there is not a better time to write a letter to Santa

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The Making Of Twas The Night Before Christmas By Clement Clarke Moore

The Making Of Twas The Night Before Christmas By Clement Clarke Moore

October 14, 2021

‘Twas the night before Christmas’ was originally a poem written by Clement Clarke Moore in 1822. You may also recognise the poem as it also goes by the name “A Visit from St, Nicholas.” 

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What Makes The Perfect Gift?

What Makes The Perfect Gift?

October 05, 2021

Here is science behind giving the perfect gift this year, so you can be the person who gets the present right every single time. 

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Why Do We Blow Out Birthday Candles?

Why Do We Blow Out Birthday Candles?

October 04, 2021

Blowing out a candle based on your age is something that is a tradition for many people around the world. So what is the history of why we blow out birthday candles? 

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Why We Love To Roast Marshmallows

Why We Love To Roast Marshmallows

October 01, 2021

Here are a bunch of undeniably valid reasons as to why we love to roast marshmallows.

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21 Fun Facts You Won't Believe About The Sloth

21 Fun Facts You Won't Believe About The Sloth

September 29, 2021

The sloth is one of the most loved animals in the world, but what many people do not know about sloths is that they are not as lazy as everyone makes them out to be.

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21 Fun Facts You Won't Believe About The Koala Bear

21 Fun Facts You Won't Believe About The Koala Bear

September 25, 2021

Koalas are arguably one of the cutest animals in the world and are loved due to their teddy bear-like appearance, but did you know that koalas have another side to them that is extremely protective?

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21 Fun Facts You Won’t Believe About The Tiger

21 Fun Facts You Won’t Believe About The Tiger

September 23, 2021

Most people do not realise that tigers are humble animals to one another and their courageousness often comes in handy in the wild. That is just one of many facts people do not realise about tigers.

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21 Fun Facts You Won't Believe About The Wolf

21 Fun Facts You Won't Believe About The Wolf

September 21, 2021

The wolf is one of the worlds favourite animals due to its striking personality and appearance, but what many people do not know about the wolf is that it is an extremely caring animal that is highly intelligent.

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21 Fun Facts You Won’t Believe About Orangutans

21 Fun Facts You Won’t Believe About Orangutans

September 20, 2021

Orangutans are creatures that although seem intimidating due to their size, are very calm and collected. Here are 21 amazing facts about this stunning animal.

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Why You Should Start Getting Ready For Christmas Now

Why You Should Start Getting Ready For Christmas Now

September 20, 2021

Check out our handy tips to stay organised this Christmas

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40 Kind & Thoughtful Birthday Card Messages

40 Kind & Thoughtful Birthday Card Messages

September 17, 2021

Here are some memorable messages to put a smile on someone’s face on their special day!

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Christmas Planner 2021 Free Digital Download

Christmas Planner 2021 Free Digital Download

September 15, 2021

Organising Christmas can be chaotic and stressful. Download our handy Christmas Planner 2021 to help make life a little easier. 

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The Notorious History Of The Humble Match

The Notorious History Of The Humble Match

September 13, 2021

From matches killing people and causing deformities to matchboxes being used as stocking fillers, you can say that a lot has changed over the years. 

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24 Warm And Squishy Hug Quotes

24 Warm And Squishy Hug Quotes

September 07, 2021

There's nothing like a good hug to lift your mood and make you smile.

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