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24/02/2022
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Get Well Soon Gift Ideas | Friars

Sending a gift to convey the message of “Get Well Soon”, is just one of those small, almost unnoticeable acts that really does mean a huge amount to the person receiving. Just as the message is described above, so too does it follow that the actual gift itself can be small in stature, whilst simply delivering a major boost. Its probably the lift of knowing that whilst one languishes in ones’ sick bed, ailing perhaps from minor to serious illness and, or injury, there is a friend, a colleague a... Read More

24/02/2022
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History of Chocolate Easter Eggs | Friars

Before looking into the history of the Chocolate Easter Egg, we might like to be aware of the possible origins of ‘Easter Egging’. Undoubtedly the practice of giving Chocolate eggs that we have today, was influenced by the traditional giving of decorated, Pace Eggs, from many years ago. The name Pace, is derived from the Latin pascha (Easter). The term Pace Egg is an old fashioned English wording for Easter Egg. It used to be custom to gift decorated and dyed chicken eggs at Easter, but this in modern times... Read More