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Se7en Amazing Tips That You Need to Know for Reading Audible Books…

April 24th, 2018 · No Comments

It was World Book Day this week, so let’s celebrate with a Post on Everything You Need to Know About Audible Books… this is a question that folk ask me often and to be honest I grew up with my dad reading stories to me… yes he read me the entire series of Swallows and Amazons, as well as all the Dr. Dolittles. What can I say a good story is a good story… is a good story. And I still like being read to.

You can listen to audible books anywhere, I listen in the car on the way to gym, when I am editing photographs, at the kitchen table colouring with the kids (pop your phone in a bowl and you don’t need a speaker).

Study after study has shown that your brain enjoys a good book, and really doesn’t mind if you read it yourself or if you are read to. To be honest we know this already, in fact, if we didn’t inherently understand the human need for fine stories we would never read to our children… and just because children are short doesn’t mean that they are the only ones who like a fine story.

The Truth About Audible Books

  1. Audiobooks are Not for Lazy Readers:
  2. There are a lot of folk that think audiobooks are really just watered down “TV without the pictures” kind of books and really only for the laziest of readers. This is not the case though, a book creates a story and the reader creates the pictures… if it is read to them or not, all readers appreciate a good story. Why would we read to small children if stories weren’t inherently good for them… it builds their imaginations, it powers up their vocabulary, it takes them to places that they could never dream of going otherwise. In a good story: timid folk can become brave, wild folk can calm a storm and everyone can be the victorious hero of the day. Did you see what I did there? Half way through that paragraph I changed the subject from children to folk… because it is not just children who benefit from having stories read to them.

    Select the Tom Sawyer narrated by Nic Offerman, it had all of us hanging onto the edge of our seats.

  3. You Need to Train for Listening Skills:
  4. I didn’t always love listening to audiobooks because there is actually a bit of a learning curve. Firstly, I was “reading” the wrong books (see the next point) and secondly, like reading from a book, listening to a book is a skill. You have to start in small snippets and build up to an epic saga. You have to train your brain to listen to longer and longer chunks of a book… until you can really just listen all day without mentally wondering off and not “hearing” anything that was read to you. Listening endurance… it is a thing, not a natural thing… you have to work on it. Another thing is that when it comes to audiobooks consistency is key… fifteen minutes every day keeps you connected with your book, while an hour once a week can have you forgetting who is who and what is what. and for ninja-listeners, or if you are just short of time… you can increase your listening speed. At first I could only listen at narration speed 1.0, but as I have got better at listening… I started listening at 1.25, then 1.5 times… and I have settled at 2.0 narration speed.

    This book I got for myself, Into the Water by Paula Hawkins, was a review book that I had taken forever to get started. Once I started listening I just could not put it down.

  5. You have to Listen to the Right Books for You:
  6. This was my mistake… you know all those books you should read, the ones you feel you must read, the ones you put off reading forever… those are NOT the books to listen to. I’ll say it again… those are not the books you should listen to… life is too short to waste on books you don’t love. There are so many great books that are a good fit for you. Often the books that you feel you should read are the ones you never read for network in high school and you think you should read in order to be a literate adult… I went so far as to tell myself that I was going to read my way through Susan Wise Bauer’s fantastic list of books to read for a classic education. From start to finish, missing nothing. The list is full of amazing books and it starts with my personal nemesis: Don Quixote. Can I just say… I tried and tried and tried to read Don Quixote… I just couldn’t. So when I joined Audible books that was the first book I bought, thinking well if I can’t read it, at least I can listen to it. Turns out… and I learnt this the hard way more than once… if you can’t read through the first page or two in the paper book, then don’t bother with the audible… put that book onto the “not for you” pile and move along.

    The Last Hours by Minette Walters was also a review book and I absolutely loved it… historical saga, that ended on an absolute cliff hanger, so I can’t wait for the next one to come out.

    What works for me is to mix things up… I listen to a classic; a book I feel I should listen to, which is often a high school reader that my kids have to read but aren’t reading. I know it will be great but some books look overwhelming, so I will listen and then tell them why it is great!!!; Also if my review book pile is overwhelming then I will choose the very fattest book to get on audible; and finally I will reward all the “should listen to books” with a book that I am dying to read off my wishlist.

    These two books: Outliers and Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell are on our high school shelf as must reads and they are such excellent listening too.

  7. How the Audible Subscription Works:
  8. The best most value for money way to consistently build a collection of great audible books is to subscribe to audible books and pay the monthly subscription fee which is about $15. a month. It is not nothing, but it is cheaper than a real live book. Now the point of the subscription is to collect great books and the key is to find value for money books at the same time. For your subscription you get one credit… with which you can buy from a huge selection of the most fantastic books. If you don’t choose a book on a particular month then you can accumulate credits, just saying. Otherwise never waste your subscription credit on a book that costs less than your subscription… a book that is on sale for $1.99 is not a great choice for your credit, that you paid $15.00 for. In fact, the longer the book, and the higher the dollar price, the better. Freshly published books tend to have higher prices, and classics and collections tend to be much longer.

    You have to get the Cherry Jones narrated versions of these, and you have to get them one book at a time. These are superb listening and perfect for a great colouring session or a long drive with kids.

    If you are looking to up your Classics game, then Pride and Prejudice narrated by Rosamund Pike is an absolute winner.

  9. Try Before You Buy:
  10. Seriously, not all readers accents or voices were created equally… usually if an author narrates their own book they are pretty good… but there are some voices that just annoy you and if you have chosen to spend your “once a month credit” on fifty hours of a voice that you just can’t stand you will live to regret it. My top tip is that for every book available on audible, there is an option to listen to a sample… use that option to listen to a bit of a book before you spend your hard earned credit. A rookie mistake… I just endured fifty-two hours of the Count of Monte Christo (you know a classic on my “should read” pile… the narrator grated me from start to finish, and one of the Hoods loved it… best book ever. The Narrator really is everything, and it is personal, your favourite book in the wrong voice will ruin it for you, for ever. That being said, a lot of books are dramatised, which means they are read by a group of voices, often famous actors taking on roles… these are audibles to look out for, they are famous actors for a reason.

    The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place… My kids and I absolutely loved this story and fully intend to get more in this series. The narration is superb and even though they aren’t terribly long, they are totally worth it.

  11. Books that Really Work… What Exactly to Search For:
  12. If you are looking for books for kids then look for story collections and then sort according to running time: The Adventure Collection includes Treasure Island, The Jungle Book, Gulliver’s Travels, White Fang and the Merry Adventures of Robin Hood. Another great and long listen for kids is The Once and Future King. The Little House in the Big Woods, the entire series narrated by Cherry Jones and are absolutely essential listening, though still not available as a collection… you have to buy them one by one by one. The Complete Chronicles of Narnia… is the full series of Narnia… totally worth your 1 credit.

    The War of the Roses Series by Conn Iggulden is absolutely superb… I bought them five months in a row… one after the other after the other… after reading the actual books all the way through I started listening on a whim and just couldn’t stop. Historical drama at its best. So good that I was kind of gutted in the end when it was all over, I kind of missed all the players that had been part of my daily rhythm for weeks!

  13. Audible Books on Special:
  14. You can of course buy books on audible any time that you wish and look out for their sales. If you follow the Read A Loud Revival, and you should, then she has an ongoing list of current audible deals. In fact, she has a great FAQ to answer any of your audible book questions and how to get free audible books for your kids as well.

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It’s Earth Day and We Have Three Questions for you…

April 23rd, 2018 · No Comments

Over the past year and a half we have really upped our Green Living Goals around our home and to that end we made sure that over and above our regular projects we actively sought some sort of larger scale green project to get involved with. We dipped into a number of projects, we volunteered all over the show and quite a few the projects we joined resonated with us and we stuck with them, others we learnt so much we are still processing them.


From Our Home to the World

Our goal was really to look at how changes that we make in our home can spread to our community, and from our community out into the world at large. For example, every time we step out onto the beach, and we do that a lot, before we play doing a mini beach cleanup… and that led us to joining a monthly beach-cleanup project in our community, which led onto thinking about the global problem of ocean trash… raising awareness became a growing concern for us.


Our intention was to blog about our journey, but it turned into a much bigger project than we anticipated… so today, Earth Day, it is a good day to launch a series and we are going to bring you our interviews over the next couple of weeks. For our projects we visited folk and worked with amazing influential people, who work on environmentally interesting, thought provoking projects. We have planted trees, we have climbed mountains, we have snacked on seaweed and done beach cleanups, to name a few. As we went on our journey of learning we interviewed a number of environmentalists… scientists, researchers, conservationists, activists and so on. We asked everyone we interviewed three leading questions.


The Three Questions

  1. What one thing do you do in your home that you feel makes a difference to the environment?
  2. We take small positive steps towards change, and when we make a change we stick with it. Little steps towards green living are much easier to implement one by one… and you might not even notice the incremental differences… but over time you are making a bigger and bigger impact.

  3. If you could tell your community one thing to change what would it be?
  4. Get outdoors and enjoy your environment… you can only care for what you love. While you are outdoors could folk please stop littering… all that rubbish ultimately ends up in the ocean. Someone has to clean it up. I think if we could have a lot more anti-littering education it would go a long way to folk caring for their immediate environment.

  5. If you had an opportunity to speak to world leaders what policy would you ask them to implement?
  6. Lose the plastic. Could we just stop plastic production and find viable alternatives. We cannot even begin to comprehend the extent to which our plastic consumption is destroying our planet… if we just stopped making it then we could at least press pause on the mountains of garbage that we are creating.

By asking the big questions: How do the little things we do affect our local community really, and how does that roll out to the world at large… we found that it really helped us to keep on making small changes… one step at a time. Some of the things that we really thought would be difficult to change weren’t that much of a problem after all. For example, we put off using plastic wrap for the longest time, and yet when we stopped buying it and it ran out, I discovered that we were only using it because it was there, it isn’t available in our home anymore and we just don’t miss it.

Have a little think about these questions… how would you answer them. We Would love if you could leave a comment… And we will begin presenting our interviews to you this time next week… same time, same place…

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A Fabulous Fun Post… #363

April 16th, 2018 · 2 Comments

It has been a while since we had a Fabulous Fun Post… so sending you all some wonderful links from around the Webisphere… Otherwise we are waving hello from beautiful sunny Cape Town… the season is definitely changing… crisp mornings and evenings but glorious days that linger on and on!!!


Event of the Week

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I am so looking forward to this: A Women’s Wellness Workshop at the Sport Science Institute of South Africa. The first in a series of three workshops for women… honestly, I can’t wait.

Lovely Links

  1. Babyccinos has a lovely series of fabulous Picture Book Artists tell us their Top Ten Favourite Children’s Books: Have a look at Bruce Ingman and would you just look at Alan Ahlberg’s Top Ten…
  2. Oh Sonlight, why did you!!! New History of Science Curriculum. And it all looks so lovely!!! After carefully making sure we had a full library they have added a little bit of irresistible to their library.
  3. This is right up there with totally magical… The Imagination Tree and Two Ingredient Unicorn Dough.
  4. I cannot get enough of Handmade Charlotte and her Ghana Inspired Doll collection… in fact her entire round the world collection, everything to love.
  5. Food for thought… and for anyone that has ever waitressed anywhere: I’m a Female Chef. Here’s how my restaurant dealt with harassment from customers… in the Washington Post.I might have posted this one before but it is so incredible I am posting it again…
  6. A sneak peek into beautiful picture book: Shackleton’s Journey by William Grill.
  7. I can’t resist post that inspire play: Childhood 101 on 7 Essentials for Creating an Outdoor Play Area Kids Will Adore.
  8. I love the sketchbook projects of Jennie Maizels, we interviewed her here… And she has recently launched her sketchbook classes online, take a look at her video and be inspired.

A Blast From the Past:


Book/Movie of the Week

We are having a little Beatrix Potter Study over here…

First we went to see the new Peter Rabbit movie, and really enjoyed it, then we watched Miss Potter together and now we are brining a couple of these tiny books home from the library each week.

I have to say I thought they would be quite tricky to read and I have been yearning after the audible version of the Complete Collection for ages. Recently, we started taking a handful out of the library each week delightful and engaging stories are being read and throughly enjoyed by all of us. There is a reason these books are classical classics… they really are fun. Get some from the library and read them… they are sweet. Otherwise, we are so inspired by the beautiful illustrations… our nature notebooks are rocking it this year.

That’s us… hope you have the most fabulous week!!!


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There was a Birthday in the House…

April 11th, 2018 · 4 Comments

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Happy Beautiful Birthday

To our funky, feisty gal…


The dreamer of dreams…

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Full of fabulous ideas…

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Always good for a laugh…


And the baker of many many treats…

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The bravest big sister…

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The beach clean-up professional…

The shark lover…


The teacher of ocean awareness…


The girl who can talk all day…

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My ocean kid…


Who loves working away…


And reading and reading…


The girl who never gives up…

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The girl with the biggest brown eyes…


I can’t believe how quickly se7enteen years have flown past…


Sensational Sixteen

Fantastic Fifteen…

There was a Fabulous Fourteen…

And a Thrilling Thirteen…

A Talented Twelve…

An Exciting Eleven…

And a Totally Ten…

A Nice Nine…

And an Endless Eight…

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What’s New And Exciting in Books from PanMacMillan South Africa…

April 9th, 2018 · 2 Comments

I blogged about books throughout March, and now that it is April… nothing has changed. Brace yourself for a whole lot more book posts. First up is a post about the recent PanMacmillan showcase for children’s books, this is a highlight of our literary year and my gang is fully committed to it… year after year after year… what can I say… books + cake = commitment!!! In this post I am going to tell you all about PanMacmillan Kids books that will be launching this year… lots and lots of epic reads for all ages and stages…


The Theme for their showcase: The PanMacmillan Book Safari

You don’t have to say twice… there was an Animal Safari Theme and, “Would you like to dress up?” Apparently they did! They threw themselves into this project with boundless enthusiasm. Days were spent deciding and pondering, who or what to be… and the chaos that is an entire family working away on grand scale projects…


Needless to say they turned out well and won the dressing up prize of a big bag of books.

A very happy result!!!

The Feast: at Moyo Restaurant in Kirstenbosch Gardens


Always a fantastic themed feast, Moyo restaurant is great for banquets of the book safari variety…


And would you look at the cake… spectacular…

And the watering hole…

The Speakers

One thing I can say for the PanMacmillan speakers, who hail form South Africa and the U.K., is that they have very obviously read the books that they are presenting and they can tell you all about them with great enthusiasm. There is nothing like someone who has actually read the books, and loved them… telling you which books should be your next read.


First up was Macmillan Children’s Books:

  • There is going to be more Julia Donaldson, who is bigger than Harry Potter in sales… she is bringing our The Cook and the King, the king is looking for the very best cook and through a series of trials and errors, ends up cooking for himself. There are also going to be sound books and wait for it… a Room on the Broom Cook Book.
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  • There are going to be more Stories in the TreeHouse from Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton… just saying…
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  • And there is a new Emily Gravett, Cyril and Pat… and squirrel and rat who are best friends. We just can not wait!!!
  • Chris Riddell, unmissable of course… hooray, hooray!!! Once Upon a Time in the Woods… filled with his classic illustrations.
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  • Campbell Board Books are absolutely stunning… across the board (!!!) beautiful illustrations, packed with colour, simple yet lots to explore… great great books for little people and their grown ups to enjoy.
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  • Also from Campbell Board Books… have you met carousel books… have a look at Mermaid Kingdom… there are more in the series: enchanted forests, unicorns, and fairies. Very sweet, very hands on…
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  • For older readers… Children of Blood and Bone is my next read and apparently going to be the book of the year. A debut novel by Tomi Ayedemi, a quest for power and journey frought with struggle and a cliffhanger of note. Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian, a fantasy novel, where Princess Theodora’s country is invaded when she was six and she is renamed Ash a title of shame… a story of revenge and the invaders may well have underestimated the crown princess. Another one my teens are going to be reading.
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  • Meanwhile, Kat Wolfe investigates by Lauren St. John is a middle grade reader… that we have been enjoying together as a read a loud. Kat Wolfe is twelve years old, her mom is a vet and one night they have a break in, and her mum decides it is time to move to the country. Kat decides to start a pet-sitting agency to make pocket money, and finds herself in the centre of a mystery… fun reading.
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  • Not to mention piles of fabulous picture books…

Followed by Hachette Books:

  • Let’s start with the magical Oi Books by Kes Gary and Jim Field: These books are superb, superb. The next Oi book is Oi Duck-billed Platypus, and you can expect hilarious rhyming fun for word lovers of all ages and stages.
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  • The Brilliant Women Series: looks fabulous… encouraging girls to go on and do something brilliant!!!
    Brilliant Women, by Georgia Amson-Bradshaw and illustrated by Rita Petruccioli: Can I just say that I love this series: Amazing Artists and Designers; Pioneers of Science and Technology; Heroic Leaders and Activists and Incredible Sporting champions. I am all for the rise of women heroines in kids literature right now, but I especially like that these books cover activities that girls are interested in. So many books in this category are all about saying girls can be anything, and then look at a handful of famous women who might have done something in a male dominated career. The hidden message is of course, girls can be anything, especially if it is something that men traditionally did. My questions is: why can’t girls just be girls, there seems to be a less empowering message that says being a girly girl isn’t good enough. This series of books is great, it squashes the hidden agenda, it looks at famous women working in careers that would appeal to my girls. Coco Chanel, Caroline Herschel, Mary Anning, and Ada Lovelace, to name a few.
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  • Superpower Science: A series of fantastical and energetic vintage style comic book, super heroes, who ask incredible questions and live by them. For instance, “If you were a time traveler, what would be a consequence of your super speediness?” or “If you were a shape shifter what would happen to your clothes?” Solid scientific methodology and solid questions.
  • The Wizard of Once by Cressida Cowell: We totally loved this and are eagerly awaiting book 2 this year. If you haven’t read the first book in this series, then read it already!!! And while we are talking about book 2, there will be a second Nevermore… and there are people in our house that just can’t wait for that one either.
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  • Pat-A-Cake board books: Bright, chunky fun… you will want these for your coffee table… these books are so fabulous. Books that open up, stretch up, funky colours… and as appealing to the grownups of small people as they are to the small people.
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  • Rabbit and Bear by Julian Gough and Jim Field: We absolutely adore Rabbit and Bear. The cantankerous rabbit and wise wise bear, and all their woodland friends make a great couple. There are lots of hilarious incidents and perfect for beginner readers, just lurching out of the easy reader stage of reading. The stories are funny and engaging, with a pearl of wisdom buried inside them too.
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  • There is a Claude Collection by Alex T. Smithlaunching… Yes please!!! And a TV series to match. Claude and his most affable friend, socky, are just delightful… can never get enough of them.
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  • Two new middle-grade heroes on the block, Mr Penguin… another Alex T. Smith hero, and this fellow: Iguana boy by James Bishop and illustrated by Rikin Parekh, who happens to have the lamest super power ever… Dillon can talk to iguanas, and can I just say iguanas are all the same they are either called Paul or Pauline… I know my kids will love this!!!
  • Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes: This book was in our goody bags and I dashed home to read it. Contemporary fiction, the story of a young black lad shot and killed by a white cop… topical, I think so. When Jerome dies, he is able to look at the world from a very different angle. He can see his parents grief, and he can visit the home of the cop he shot him and he discover’s that there are some folk out there that are aware of him… his relationships with his one and only friend, his sister and the cops daughter are all brought into the story. It is gut wrenching, but nothing that your tween/teen kids can’t cope with. Jerome very quickly realises that he is not alone, there is an army of boys who have been through what he has been through and with the help of the cop’s daughter they start to raise more awareness. A powerful book about racial injustice, this book is a thought provoking must read, that will help kids to talk about a topic that is just so horrific to us that while we might want to turn away, we just can’t afford too.
  • Illegal by Eoin Colfer and Andrew Donkin: Is a graphic novel about a young boy from Ghana, called Ebo. It is the story of his treacherous and harrowing journey from Ghana to Europe… this is the story of so many refugee children. Looking forward to a chance to read this one. You can meet Eoin Colfer over here, and Andrew Donkin has a website here.
  • The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater: Another very topical book, this time looking gender… and the crazy things that teens do that, in a split second can change the direction of their life forever. The life of Sasha who identifies as agender, and attends an upmarket school in Oakland, California collides with the life of African American teenager, Richard from a local public school, on the 57 bus. Apart from their passing on the bus each day their lives should never have met… but one day Sasha falls asleep on the bus home and Richard and a couple of friends were playing a stupid game on the bus with a lighter and one thing leads to another and Sasha wakes up engulfed in flames… rushed to hospital and several operations and skin grafts later… Richard is charged for a hate-crime and life-imprisonment. The thing about this book is that it is a true story, you can read about it here.
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  • And amongst other great reads… I am just going to say it is the year of the Unicorn.


And of course Walker Books…

Lots of familiar friends… Timmy Failure will be back, there will be more of our friend Where’s Wally… Atinuke’s Baby Goes to Market is delightful, as is Giraffe Problems by Jory John.

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Not to mention Roger and Sally from Priddy Books…

My love for bright and beautiful, picture rich Priddy books doesn’t end…


I cannot begin to express how excited I am about see Priddy classics like First 100 Words, in local languages. It is so critical for children to have books in their own language… full marks to Priddy Books for this new feature. Otherwise lots of lovely wipe-clean books, and let’s pretend books and the Smart Kids series, that my guys really wanted to get inside and explore. these books are so great and they are always coming up with new and intriguing ideas… tactile books, that you want to touch and feel, brilliant illustrations and photographs… truly engaging books that you can rely on always appealing.
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The Book Table

Obviously there was a book table smothered in the latest and greatest reads and this is where we really stopped and took our time exploring… here are our favourites:

Living on the Veg by Clive Gifford and Jacqueline Meldrum: This looked like the most fabulous vegetarian book for kids, not because we are vegetarian ourselves… but because quite frankly… nobody eats enough fruit and veg ever and if I was looking for a book to inspire my kids… to want to try something new, or venture into eating food they already love with a vegetarian twist, then I am all for that. This is not just a recipe book, it covers all sorts of vegetarian topics… why be vegetarian, famous vegetarians, be a healthy vegetarian… all introduced in a bright, fun and readable way. This book would be great for curious kids and their parents, there is lots of information in there, its not preachy at all, just presenting the facts, followed by lots of delicious recipes. You can meet the author Clive Gifford here, and Jacqueline Meldrum, whose blog Tinned Tomatoes is fabulous, here.

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Three Cheers for Women by Marcia Williams: There is a theme in children’s literature right now… and it is all about women. I am all for it. To be honest, when I read a pile of biographies to my kids they don’t really mind if the hero is a male or a female, what I love is that there are a lot more heroine’s around for my children to emulate, than they were when I was a child. Not to mention, we are huge Marcia Williams fans… and quite a few of our favourites are in there… Let’s hear a “Hoorah!!!” for Wangari Maathai!!! Marcia Williams detailed comic strips are perfect for readers of all ages and stages, there is plenty to read on every level in here. We love her comic strips and you can take a look at Marcia Williams’ website here.

Books We Can’t Wait to Read


The Glorious Goodie Bag

One of the many treats of a Panmacmillan book showcase is the absolutely lovely goody bags… and as soon as we could escape to the Kirstenbosch Gardens we did, for a collapse and a perusal of our goody bags.


We dashed out into the gardens to fins a shady spot to enjoy them in… tons of books to read and explore… all the fun!!!


Blast from the Past

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We would really like to thank PanMacmillan South Africa for this fantastic event, for the invitation and of course the extra special treatment. This post is not sponsored in any way and the opinions expressed are as usual our own.

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Se7en’s April and Your Free Printable Calendar…

April 2nd, 2018 · No Comments


Welcome to April and here is your free printable calendar… click on it and it should open in a fresh window, print it landscape and colour away. We add a couple of dates we especially want to remember to our calendar before we pop it onto our noticeboard.


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Happy Easter to all our Friends…

April 2nd, 2018 · No Comments

With love from the gang…


Matthew 28:6

He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.

The Great Easter Round-up

Palm Sunday

Colourful Palm Leaf Crosses…


Easter Crafts


Se7en Things to do the Week Before Easter…


Se7en Egg-stra Special Easter Craft Ideas…


An Easy Easter Tree in Se7en Steps…


A Mighty Moses Scavenger Hunt…

Easter Traditions:


Sunday Snippet: Passover and a Platter of Palgues…


Sunday Snippet: Passover Resources For Kids…


Easter Recipes:


Jelly Bean Biscotti to Die For in Se7en Steps!


Greek Easter Bread in Se7en Steps…


Hot Cross Buns in Se7en Steps…

Easy Baked Easter Cheese Cake in Se7en Steps…

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