Pinwheel Poppies – A Remembrance, Armistice or Veteran’s day activity
Both my boys take part in the annual remembrance parade as Cubs and this year it is the 100 anniversary of the start of World War One. This has really captured the boys imagination, so we made Poppy Pinwheels. Remembrance Day, Armistice Day or Veteran’s Day as it is sometimes called is Novembe…
Vintage Valour: Canada at War
World War I Recruitment Poster This poster depicts New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Newfoundland, and South Africa supporting Britain in arms. These British Dominions would eventually contribute more...
This cookie was popularized by World War I care packages sent to soldiers of the Australia New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC), since they could be made without eggs, and they kept well on the overseas voyage to Europe.
Anzac cookies are chewy traditional biscuits baked with oats, coconut and golden syrup which were first created to send to Australia and New Zealand soldiers during World War I. This version is naturally nut-free and vegetarian, perfect for the lunchbox or a mid morning sweet treat.