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There are various theories on the origin of Valentine’s Day, but the most popular dates back to the time of the Roman Empire during the reign of Claudius II, 270 AD. Claudius didn’t want men to marry during wartime because he believed single men made better soldiers. Bishop Valentine went against his wishes and performed …

Perfect party bags

Bright stripes and a plain style makes these paper bags from Minimega the perfect party bag for little guests. Festive and funky but yet very traditional as they remind me a lot of the old fashioned sweetie bags. Remember when sweets came in glass jars not plastic bags? When you went to the local sweet …