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Sunday Chutney By Aaron Blabey

June 19, 2018

  Aaron Blabey does not disappoint (does he ever?!) with Sunday Chutney. I’m a huge fan of Aaron Blabey’s books; his stories and illustrations are…

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Endangered Animals

June 14, 2018

  Whether your children are at school or home educated, sustainability and environment studies are fun for both kids and grown ups. We can’t fit…

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Forever or a Day By Sarah Jacoby

June 12, 2018

  This book is divine! I could quite happily leave the review right there, so you are too curious not to go out and get…

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Floor Games For The Whole Family

June 07, 2018

  I’m not sure whether or not you have noticed, but it’s cold outside; really, really cold. At this time of year, going out is…

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LOVE By Matt De La Pena

June 05, 2018

  I am so thrilled to have stumbled across this book! It was the title and the cover that pulled me in, but the text…

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Fun Fraction Activities

May 31, 2018

When parents are talking to us about activities to help their children in maths, ‘fractions’ is often at or near the top of the list.…

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Lucy Rescued By Harriet Ziefert

May 29, 2018

  My kids pulled this book off the shelf in the local library. Given that we rescued our beautiful, yet anxious staffy/lab, Tilly, 5 years…

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Celebrating the Arts Visual Arts

May 24, 2018

    Since we are in the middle of Education Week here in Victoria, we’re immersed in this year’s theme of ‘Celebrating the Arts’ We…

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My Pop-Up Body Book By Jennie Maizels and William Petty

May 22, 2018

  This week, we’re changing pace a little and looking at a non-fiction book. We don’t often review non-fiction texts, but kids are usually fascinated…

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Celebrating the Arts – Performing Arts

May 17, 2018

  Now this is a topic dear to my heart! In Year 12, three of my five subjects were performing arts based and in doing…

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