The Ultimate Reo Māori Word Game

The Ultimate Reo Māori Word Game

Māori Enamel Pins

Māori Enamel Pins

How to make a DIY Frybread Gift Hamper

How to make a DIY Frybread Gift Hamper

Parāoa Parai: Best Fry Bread Recipe

A fail-proof recipe that guarantees crispy, golden-brown exteriors and fluffy interiors 🤤
Maori Fried Bread on a plate with butter and golden syrup

Maimoa (verb): to cherish, take care of.

Maimoa Creative is a Māori-owned brand based in Tauranga that is passionate about promoting the Māori language and culture through unique designs, products and resources. Our aim is to help normalise the use of te reo Māori in everyday life, empower tangata whenua to be proud of their māoritanga, and support learners on their journey.

Wire Mesh Basket

$16.00 from Kmart

Clip Lid Glass Jar

$8.98 from Mitre10

Glass Oil Pourer

$4.00 from Kmart

Mini Glass Canisters

$5.50 from Kmart

Measuring Spoons

$7.00 from Kmart

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playing reo maori word game wooden tiles
playing reo maori word game wooden tiles
ShereeProduct Review
'Pakiaka' Game

I bought this as a Christmas gift for whānau and they absolutely loved it! Such a fun (& competitive 😉) way to strengthen te reo Māori at home or on holiday❣️

MorganProduct Review
'Hā ki roto' Art Print

Got this for my friends house warming gift, it is ataahua and you can tell it is made with aroha. Great quality and it arrived perfectly in the mail. Will be back for myself and other whānau gifts!

StarzProduct Review

Parāoa Parai Tea Towel

Too beautiful to use!! Will be framing it, and hopefully passing on this awesome recipe for years and generations to come. Absolutely love your mahi.

SamProduct Review

Custom Print

The print arrived!! Even more awesome in person!! Thank you so much - girlfriend is going to absolutely love it!

HuataProduct Review

Kāri Māori

Tēnā koutou - absolutely love the kari Māori - the designs are amazing and the finish is top quality

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With our DIY Frybread Gift Hamper, you're handing someone the recipe and ingredients to make delicious, homemade frybread. You're not just gifting the opportunity for a scrumptious snack; you're gifting a culinary legacy. As we like to say, "Give a friend frybread, they'll eat it in a day; teach a friend to make frybread, they will feast forever." 🤤

This unique hamper includes essential ingredients for our famous frybread recipe and a beautifully illustrated tea towel. It's the gift that keeps on giving, offering the opportunity to create delicious memories for years to come. Discover how to assemble your own DIY Frybread Gift Hamper, perfect for gifting to friends and family. 🍞🎁

Learn 12 essential reo Māori phrases for parents looking to introduce their babies and household to te reo Māori. From simple observations and everyday tasks to basic needs, these words and phrases are a great starting point for nurturing language in your little one from birth and beyond.

Explore a unique assortment of exceptional products from 50+ Māori-owned businesses in our carefully curated collection. Discover meaningful gifts for the festive season and beyond while championing local artisans and indigenous entrepreneurs. Our guide spans various budget options, catering to your every gifting need, whether it's a charming Secret Santa surprise, a cute stocking filler, a statement gift for a loved one, or a collaborative gift between whānau and friends that leaves a lasting impression.

Welcome to the fundamental elements of te reo Māori. If you're new to this language, understanding its alphabet and sounds is an essential starting point. This guide deciphers the Māori alphabet, encompassing vowels, consonants, digraphs, diphthongs, macrons, dialectal differences, and pronunciation tips. Mastering these components is the first stride toward confidently embracing te reo Māori.

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