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Giveaway: Follow The Line To School

| June 30, 2011 | 22 Comments
Giveaway: Follow The Line To School

GIVEAWAY NOW CLOSED Remember how a few weeks ago, we made our Potato Print Postcards ? And how the buildings where in part inspired by “Follow The Line”…? Well.. the gorgeously talented author, Laura Ljungkvist, has a wonderful new book out – Follow The Line to School. And you can win one! This competition is […]

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Review – Schellen Ursuli & International Book Swap

| November 22, 2010 | 3 Comments
Review – Schellen Ursuli & International Book Swap

A few months ago, the wonderful Zoe at Playing by the Book organised a book swap! Wow! Yes, after the success of her Postcard Swap, she upped the ante and organised a Picture Book Swap! The main reason for joining the Book Swap, was of course to get a new lovely book, that I may […]

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Review – Sector 7 (by David Wiesner) & Book Time

| November 1, 2010 | 3 Comments
Review – Sector 7 (by David Wiesner) & Book Time

 Book Review   Sector 7, by David Wiesner. I first came across David Wiesner in the great book review blog hops that I take part in each weeks. My name is Maggy and I am a book junky. Now I have found David Wiesner, I fear for my purse. We now have three of his books: […]

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Book, kid’s iphone App & Music Review – When we were very young, I Hear Ewe & Beautiful Creatures

| August 9, 2010 | 12 Comments
Book, kid’s iphone App & Music Review – When we were very young, I Hear Ewe & Beautiful Creatures

Kid’s  Book and Kid’s iPhone App reviews continue. For my “reasons” behind “Why Apps?!” look here. Type “Kids” or “children” or “educational” into the Apple iStore and you get bombarded with Apps. Which to get?! Look no further… As well as our usual Monday Morning Book Club review! All previously reviewed books can be found on my […]

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Kid’s Book – Nutshell Library, Maurice Sendak & Kid’s iPhone App Review – KidArt

| July 26, 2010 | 5 Comments
Kid’s Book – Nutshell Library, Maurice Sendak & Kid’s iPhone App Review – KidArt

Kid’s  Book and Kid’s iPhone App reviews continue. For my “reasons” behind “Why Apps?!” look here. Type “Kids” or “children” or “educational” into the Apple iStore and you get bombarded with Apps. Which to get?! Look no further… Kid’s Book Review: Nutshell Library – Maurice Sendak Nutshell Library by Maurice Sendak. Reading Age: 5yrs +. Read together […]

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Kid’s Book & Kid’s iphone App review – Dr. Seuss One Fish, Two Fish & Dr. Seuss’s ABC

| July 19, 2010 | 16 Comments
Kid’s Book & Kid’s iphone App review – Dr. Seuss One Fish, Two Fish & Dr. Seuss’s ABC

Kid’s  Book and Kid’s iPhone App reviews continue. For my “reasons” behind “Why Apps?!” look here. Type “Kids” or “children” or “educational” into the Apple iStore and you get bombarded with Apps. Which to get?! Look no further… ook Review – Dr Seuss One Fish, Two Fish Nursery edition One Fish, Two Fish Nursery Edition. Dr Seuss. […]

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Kids Craft – Cork Boats

| July 14, 2010 | 17 Comments
Kids Craft – Cork Boats

I really wanted to review some lovely books about grandparents, because today we had a lovely day at Opapa’s house (Opapa = Grandpa in Austrian). We went there to hang out whilst The Englishman studied for some exams. We arrived, expecting, Opapa, sunshine, a sandpit and a blow up pool. We went away having Gotten […]

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story + art = Great Start – The Jolly Postman & Simple Postcards

| June 16, 2010 | 40 Comments
story + art = Great Start – The Jolly Postman & Simple Postcards

This is story + Art rolled into a geography lesson rolled into learning about “Mr Postman” rolled into having a little fun rolled into excited Red Ted rolled into an excuse to explore mainy new books…. What am I talking about? Playing By The Book’s international Postcard exchange!!! The exchange did take place a few […]

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Book & Cook – Alphabet Book

| May 12, 2010 | 34 Comments
Book & Cook – Alphabet Book

I started this regular craft post in order to do more crafts with Red Ted, as well as to combine my love for crafting with our love for books. There more of these I do, and the more I read what other families are up to, the more I appreciate the power of learning through play […]

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Story + Art = Great stART- Baby Bright Bedtime Star

| April 7, 2010 | 4 Comments
Story + Art = Great stART- Baby Bright Bedtime Star

Our next stART project inspired by Playing By the Book and  A Mommy’s Adventure – who have made some great booky projects! Do take a look, they are fab!!  (and there is a chance to win some fabulous books from Playing By the Book). I decided to choose one of Pip Squeaks books, else this will become […]

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