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Mippoland’s prehistory: Manny the caveman Mippo

Did you know it was Manny the Mippo who discovered fire? Read on about how his rock collection and his clumsiness lead to the discovery of fire in prehistoric times! A cute short story about a hippo caveman.

The discovery of fire

Manny the Mippo lived in a time long before Mippoland was founded.
In these prehistoric times, there were no cozy homes near the Dutch windmills. The Mippoos lived in cold dark caves! Until that one fortunate day…. (well, fortunate for the Mippoos, not so fortunate for Manny) Continue reading Mippoland’s prehistory: Manny the caveman Mippo

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Macy the Mippo

handmade hippo dress up doll

Meet Macy the Mippo: she’s completely obsessed with fashion and spends her days designing outfits, sewing and dreaming of one day becoming a big fashion designer in Paris. “Wouldn’t it be awesome to see a catwalk full of my designs?”

Her¬†fashion idol is Jackie Kennedy, and you can often hear Macy say: “Simply love Jackie’s style!”. Macy’s pink blouse and pink floral skirt are her favorite outfit, because, in her own words, it’s simple but sophisticated. Plus, she loves this skirt because it has pockets, which makes it super practical (Macy is always ‘misplacing’ her smartphone, and who can live without those nowadays??).

So Macy has got this beautiful green fabric and is wondering what to make…

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