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It’s Groundhog Day and Punxsutawney Phil, everyone’s favorite weather-related groundhog, has seen his shadow, predicting six more weeks of winter. Here are some ideas for celebrating!

Embrace the cold

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Build a snow fort, or turn your back yard into an ice rink.

Make some crepes

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Photo is “Grand Marnier crêpe, flambé @ Crêpérie Des Artes, Paris” by Flickr user ilmungo.

February second is also Candlmas, a Christian holiday observed in many ways, one of which is making crepes. Delicious!

Shadow puppets

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Learn some basic shadow puppets over at Instructables.

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Put winter out of your mind by reading about traditional Indonesian Wayang Kulit, theater incorporating ornate leather shadow puppets.

Knit a Groundhog

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Anna at Mochimochi Land made this pattern for this tophat-wearing groundhog!