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Blogs about body image, natural things, humour and mum life in New Zealand
August 3, 2019
You can tell that there are many voices and experiences that have shaped this book. Which has important message of hope and a longing for connection when your loved one is far away.
Stardust explores the emotions from a young girl that come along with having a parent in...
February 18, 2018
Based on the true story of "Bruce the cat", Katheryn Van Beek's 'Bruce finds a home' tells the story of Kate who finds a kitten and goes in search of his home and a name.
The book is illustrated beautifully by Katheryn and the story is super cute and relatable to young...
July 26, 2017
Honestly my kids are so lucky to be able to get amazing children's books from generous people around the country.
We have a fantastic children's book collection and I am so happy to be able to add "Rocky's cheeky sneaky breakfast" to it! :)
My 3 year old (almost...
May 26, 2017
This was a book that I have been anticipating for the longest time!
A kickstarter funded project, it reached its target in record time and it was amazing to watch the support and belief for a children's book whose themes are so important!
This is the most fun,...
May 22, 2017
We now have a really important book in our lives... "Feel a Little" and it is helping us deal with a lot of things that Scarlett is going through... and mummy too.
Scarlett's first weeks at school have been tough for her to get used to, she has been sick 50% of the time...
April 28, 2017
I cant lie, I had pretty much given this book my full respect and admiration before I even lifted up it's first page.
Equality in the LBGTQ community has always been important to me, I even have a slightly neglected Facebook page "Humans who support LBGT rights" that is...