Mystical Olympics

Hello Bloggers,

Hope you enjoyed the Olympics! I am not a very sporty person and I don’t really like watching sport either but if you add some more interesting characters and events to the Olympics then I would definitely come and watch!!

For Boxing we have:

Batman in the uuummm Black corner! All the way from Gotham City!

And

Angel also in the Black corner ( they should really try some new colours!).
He’s just flown in from LA.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It’s going to be a rough fight and they both have skills! Angel has the advantage  of being  a vampire ( a good one though ) but Bruce Wayne… Oops, I mean Batman, has been trained by the best and he has lots of gadgets.

Okay, the next Mystical Olympic event will be Flying! The contestants will get points for their routines and for their taking off and landing skills.

You know and love him… Yes it’s Harry Potter!! Now that Voldemort’s gone he can use his free time to become a top Quidittich player!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Peter Pan and Tinkerbell are hoping to take a gold medal back to Neverland with their shining routine!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Pan may have the upper hand as he’s lighter (no offense Harry but he’s like 12 so it’s the truth) but Potter has proved his skill before by dodging a Hungarian Horntail on his broom ….

Next up we have the Running and we have some contestants who have been training very very hard!

Lola Bunny….. Okay I know she’s in a movie about basketball but she’s a rabbit which means she can run fast. Probably.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Road Runner’s here! We know he can beat Wily Coyote but can he keep up with Lola Bunny’s bouncing strides?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lola is all warmed up as she has just come of the set of Space Jam but so is Road Runner; Wily Coyote is always hungry ! Beep beep…..

For our second to last event, we have Elemental Magic! Earth, Air, Wind and Fire are going to be manipulated to build a castle and each will be judged. Basically, this one is a bit like a sandcastle competition.

Here is Valkyrie Cain (AKA Stephanie Edgley) and her mentor and all round awesome skeleton detective, Skulduggery Pleasant. They managed to get a ferry over from Ireland so they will be competing in this year’s games!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Here we have Aang the Airbender but since he can only do the wind bit of the challenge he has bought his whole crew….

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Avatar gang have the advantage of numbers however Skulduggery and Valkyrie have other magic too. Valkyrie is an skilled necromancer and Skulduggery, as I have mentioned before, is just plain awesome! Lets see how this pans out.

Finally,we have the riding pageant thingymajig!!

Here is the Dude from Eragon and his dragon. Since this is the last event we will be expecting something good. And they get disqualified if they eat the opposition…

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Here we’ve got Pegasus and Hercules. Pegasus is fab-mazing, Hercules, not so much…. He’s a bit annoying, I prefer Megara but she was on holiday.

Well, there’s not much to say about the riding. They ride the animals over rainbows and stuff!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

So, that’s the end of the Mystical games… Almost! You get to leave comments and say who you want to win; the person in each category with the most votes wins!!!

I hope you enjoyed the games and don’t forget to buy the Tee-shirt.

Owl xxx

Tasty!

Sorry I didn’t manage to blog yesterday but I was worn out! A brief summary of our doings is typed here:

We got a Krispy Creme Donut from the train station then went on a Duck Tour around London…. Duck tours are were you get taken on an expedition round the most  interesting bits of London ( in this case however we did go on a Duck tour in Seattle which was cool ) in these special cars from WWII that can drive on the roads and on water!!  Speaking of war, we went to the Imperial War Museum and that was fascinating as they had exhibits about all kinds of stuff on such as, The Blitz, The Holocaust, Evacuees and much more. The Holocaust exhibition was sad but we should definitely learn from this! After all this we were starving, so we caught the tube and found a lovely Turkish restaurant where I ate a lot of fried Halloumi which is a type of cheese that doesn’t melt when you cook it and it’s lovely and salty along with some calamari and some chicken shish… Yummy!

Sorry about that; that  wasn’t really very, brief was it? Never mind. Today we went to this place called the Wellcome Institute (don’t worry, I can spell, that’s it’s name) which is this sciencey place and they had an exhibition on about brains, which is a bit gruesome but still cool. They have a bit about medicine upstairs as well, along with a collection of stuff like death masks and prosthetic limbs, shrunken heads and tooth necklaces! I highly recommend it.

Tallulah and Oscar got fluffy germ toys, which they picked themselves, as a treat from the Wellcome Institute. We managed to drop Tallulah’s in a puddle on the way home which was quite amusing, so it’s currently drying out on the kitchen table. Anyway, after the Wellcome Institute, we made our way over to Selfridges but made a pit stop on the way to an amazing chocolate shop on Marylebone High street called Rococo Chocolates and because I hadn’t gotten a stuffed germ in the gift shop as I decided I had enough stuff, Mum let me have ten little chocolates instead…. Hooray! They were luxurious; I had some ordinary flavours but I also picked some weird ones too like the geranium one. Then we stopped at a book shop called Daunt Books that is beautiful and looks a bit like a library.

Finally, we meandered into Selfridges (tis big department store) and got the mug Mummy wanted. As we were walking up to the doors we encountered a small brass band marching along the makeup  floor and followed shortly after by an impressive on man band! we also saw some plastic Corgis wearing crowns and headscarves and some brightly coloured plastic pigeons sporting very fine top hats…

Next, we stopped at a cute little cafe for refreshments and because I am a great sister, I fulfilled my sisterly duties and drank Oscar and Tallulah’s hot chocolates as they claimed they were full. Ha ha! Then we got on the next bus we saw and rode all the way until it got to the end of it’s route and got on another bus taking us back the way we had just come. After that we just walked around for ages exploring whilst looking for the right bus to take us home. Unfortunately that bus drove past us so we had to catch the next one. I would really recommend just getting on a random bus because it’s really fun.

If you have been to London before you will know how awesome it is, and if you haven’t, well, you should because you will undoubtedly love it. Just before I go I must tell you about a book I started after I finished the Deathly Hallows. It’s called Into The Woods and it was fabulous; I have finished it now and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The story was based around the Pied Piper but bits of other fairy tales were woven into the story. You may think it’s soppy because it uses fairy tales but Into The Woods is really thrilling and fun to read. It’s about three sisters and this magical pipe which is desperately being hunted by the malicious baddy…

Well, I have to go to bed now, but in the meanwhile, Keep calm and carry on! 🙂

Love Owl x