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Books & Butlins…

| October 3, 2011 | 2 Comments
Books & Butlins…

Well.. as some of you may know, we are off to the beach this weekend – courtesy of Butlins in Minehead.  The UK has had some very unseasonal warm weather… and now that we are off to the beach, said whether has turned Autumnal. Typical! But to be honest, we don’t mind, afterall we DID […]

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Review – Cute & Easy Crochet

| March 14, 2011 | 4 Comments
Review – Cute & Easy Crochet

You may remember a few weeks ago I did a post on “How To Teach Yourself to Crochet“? Having mastered a ripple blanket I am now keen to try out lots of different patterns – at some point crocheting some cute toys. So when a fellow crafty friend (Chris from Thinly Spread) told me about […]

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Review – Mouk

| January 10, 2011 | 16 Comments
Review – Mouk

Around the World with Mouk (Sticker Book) By Marc Boutavant We have had our eye on Mouk for quite some time now and for some reason or another never got round to buying it. I heard “great things”, but didn’t know much about it. We finally bought with some Christmas vouchers and the book arrive 2-3 […]

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Linzer Augen Recipe

| December 13, 2010 | 20 Comments
Linzer Augen Recipe

These are another “very traditional” Austrian cookies – a rather splendid version of the British Jammy Dodger, but I am telling you, infinitely more delicate! The trick with this cookie, is to find something to punch out “the smaller” circles with. I have a special cutter “imported” all the way from Austria! But I reckon […]

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Review – Andy Warhol’s Colors

| November 15, 2010 | 3 Comments
Review – Andy Warhol’s Colors

     Andy Warhol’s Colors By Susanna Rubin Mmmh, I think we have gone all arty at the Red Ted HQ, but that is ok, as that is what we are here for. We have seen “Katie and the Mona Lisa” and last week we look at “Anna’s Art Adventure“, were Red Ted really enjoyed […]

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Review – Mr Gum, Round & Round

| October 11, 2010 | 4 Comments
Review – Mr Gum, Round & Round

Today we have a Funny Prize book reviewed by Princess Consuela Banana Hammock aged 10. I have to say, the review leaves me wanting to go out and buy this for me to read… mmmh. May just have to start Red Ted’s “older library” now. I also have a FABULOUS toddler to 6yrs board game: […]

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Reviews: Harry, The Dirty Dog, Fantastic Mr Fox & First Orchard Game

| September 27, 2010 | 5 Comments
Reviews: Harry, The Dirty Dog, Fantastic Mr Fox & First Orchard Game

Book reviews for you is back, for the little ones we have Harry, the Dirty Dog and for the slightly older one (7yrs+) some Roald Dahl, reviewed for you by the 8 year old Miss Frugal! Fabulous. All book reviews done you to date are found here. Also, I want to share some of our […]

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Review – Possum Magic, How to Train a Viking & Birds

| September 20, 2010 | 3 Comments
Review – Possum Magic, How to Train a Viking & Birds

Welcome back to Review Monday. Today I bring you books for under 5s, as well a book for over 5s. As my children are still little, the over 5s will be brought to you by Guest Posters – lovely children in my network of friends and readers aged 7-11yrs old. These are their favourite books and their […]

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Review – I Am a Bunny, Caution with iphone Apps & iWriteWords

| September 13, 2010 | 6 Comments
Review – I Am a Bunny, Caution with iphone Apps & iWriteWords

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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Review – Where the Wild Things Are & Peekaboo Farm

| August 29, 2010 | 10 Comments
Review – Where the Wild Things Are & Peekaboo Farm

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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Book & iPhone App Review – The Tickle Book & Faces iMake

| August 2, 2010 | 11 Comments
Book & iPhone App Review – The Tickle Book & Faces iMake

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! Book Review – The Tickle Book The Tickle Book, […]

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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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Book Blogger Appreciation Week 2010

| July 13, 2010 | 2 Comments
Book Blogger Appreciation Week 2010

  Wow! I am taking part in the Book Blogger Appreciation Week! It really is very exciting, as we love books here at Red Ted Headquarters and I love to share what we are reading. Unfortunately I got it all back to front and the wrong link was sent to BBAW. THIS is the correct […]

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Book & Kid’s iphone App: The Black Book of Colours & Wheels on the Bus

| July 12, 2010 | 10 Comments
Book & Kid’s iphone App: The Black Book of Colours & Wheels on the Bus

They say you should try things out on your blog from time to time and not be afraid of change! So I have decided to ammend my “Books for you Monday”. You will get one book and for a short while one iPhone App. The book The Black Book of Colours, by Cottin and Faria . When […]

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