Bushfires through the heart of a child

Australia is burning as we all know, the stories are being build by the thousands each day. So many stories. So many experiences. So many triumphs and so many losses. Children. Children see everything through their gentle and kind eyes. Through love and ingenuity. They feel the pain of others.  They are suffering. The marksContinue reading “Bushfires through the heart of a child”

10 ways to build a home Library on a budget

Everyone says that having books and reading to kids are important because it connects parents to children, it instigates their imagination, concentration, it helps them develop good communication skills, helps them learn to read and write better and the lost goes on…however, a home library can very quickly break the bank when you try to getContinue reading “10 ways to build a home Library on a budget”

Free books aka Street Library

Photo credit StreetLibrary.org.au Why are we obsessed with street libraries? Because they are an ingenious idea and are free. If you don’t know the concept, here it is: You place a weathertight box outside your house/apartment block and put a few books you are keen to find a new home. Someone will walk past andContinue reading “Free books aka Street Library”

What The Ladybird Heard

Book review of The Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks. Rhymes, rhymes and ingenious story line! Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks are a wonderful combination! ‘What the ladybird heard’ is an excellent book in so many levels. Illustration, text, story, flow, texture, morals and the list goes on. It also appeals to aContinue reading “What The Ladybird Heard”

Create and Explore New Possibilities

There was a time not so long ago in which you needed to either know people to get a break or to do something extraordinary in a particular time where someone in particular was there and this person would ‘discover’ you. For you to exhibit your paintings, photographs, sculptures; to verbalise your ideas, to expressContinue reading “Create and Explore New Possibilities”