Planning with Kids at Kikki-K!

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I am seriously beyond excited to announce that the Planning with Kids book can be found at the new kikki-K Studio at Chadstone. kikki-K is one of my favourite stores, a place where I can easily spend time wandering around the store soaking up their beautiful stationery and organisational tools. The … [Read more...]

5 parenting books I recommend

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This was originally sent out in my weekly newsletter, but is being republished here to make it easier for readers to relocate it. *********** When the eldest started moving into the teen years, I started feeling less confident and a bit stuck with strategies. This had a peak at 14 years, so I … [Read more...]

8 funny books for girls (6-12)

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Master 9 and I have been eagerly awaiting the release of the third instalment in The Mapmaker Chronicles trilogy. It is a fabulous adventure trilogy written by Australian author A.L Tait. Aimed at children 10+ the books really captured the imagination of our son and I loved reading them with him. … [Read more...]

Children’s Book Week 2015 – resources, teachers’ notes and activities for kids

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Each year I collate this list of resources for a selection of books which have made the CBCA short list. It is by far one of the longest posts it takes me to write, but I love doing it as it exposes me to books I may not have discovered otherwise. The resources while often aimed at teachers are … [Read more...]