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Book Review: Morris Has A Cold By Bernard Wiseman

November 29, 2016

Our book review this week is an oldie, but most definitely a goodie! Published in 1978, Morris Has A Cold was one of my childhood…

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Teacher gifts

Teacher Gift Ideas

November 24, 2016

.If you have kids at kindergarten or school, it’s time to talk teacher gifts. The end of the year is fast approaching and with only…

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Picture Books for kids

On the Night You Were Born By Nancy Tillman

November 22, 2016

  Our book review this week is a great picture book for anyone looking for a story to reassure their children just how much they…

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Francis Watts

A Rat in a Stripy Sock By Francis Watts

November 15, 2016

Our picture book review this week is A Rat in a Stripy Sock: a gorgeous little story about how the simplest things in life (such as…

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Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge By Mem Fox

November 08, 2016

Our book review this week is a Mem Fox classic: Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge, brings tears to my eyes every time I read it. It…

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Pamela Allen

Herbert and Harry By Pamela Allen

November 01, 2016

  Our book review this week is a Pamela Allen: Herbert and Harry, I admit, has been on our bookshelves, unread for several years. Granted,…

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Spring Time Educational Activities

October 27, 2016

Spring themed educational activities Spring has sprung and here in Melbourne it is finally beginning to feel like it! This time of year is always…

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Black Dog By Christobel Mattingley

October 25, 2016

Our book review this week is an old story. Black Dog is one of a select few childhood books of my own that I have…

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Brilliant box activities

Why Brilliant Boxes Are Not Just ‘More Homework’

October 20, 2016

Brilliant Box activities Your kids are already really busy, right? So are you. We know. We get it. The last thing you need is something…

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Chatterbox By Margaret Wild

October 18, 2016

  Our book review this week is Chatterbox  by Margaret Wild. It has been a favourite in our family for quite a few years. For those…

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