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Hair, it’s a Family Affair – A Children’s Book Review

So, the other day, this book pooped through the door. Hair, it’s a Family Affair is the latest book by author and illustrator, Mylo Freeman. In it, the main character, Macy, tells her classmates all about her family, via their various hair styles. Macy’s parents, siblings and extended family all feature in the book. We… Continue reading Hair, it’s a Family Affair – A Children’s Book Review

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Very Very Puzzled – A Review

A while ago, I happened upon @veryverypuzzled on Instagram.  I was so impressed by the account.  Not only was it promoting an Africa map puzzle, which I am always here for, but it also shone a light on modern-day Black icons and historical kings, queens and rulers of Africa in a very engaging way.  It… Continue reading Very Very Puzzled – A Review

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Shrek’s Adventure! London – A Review

So, a couple of weeks ago, I was gifted some tickets to go and visit Shrek’s Adventure! London.   For those of you who don’t know, it’s an immersive and very interactive experience, that also features some 4D action! Obviously, I took the opportunity to take the girls down to London’s South Bank to break up… Continue reading Shrek’s Adventure! London – A Review

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TOOTOOMOO – A Restaurant Review

My dear, little, sister, @simplynnekaldn, recently treated the whole family to dinner to celebrate her moving back to the UK from Gay Paree.  Although the kids would have been content with the local Turkish restaurant, sis insisted we step it up a notch and took us to Tootoomoo in Crouch End, London N8.  Never having… Continue reading TOOTOOMOO – A Restaurant Review

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Daddy Do My Hair? – A Children’s Book Review

It’s not often that I come across children’s books that feature a Black girl as the main character.  It’s even less common that I come across children’s books that feature a Black girl and her father as the main characters.  So, how ecstatic do you think I was when I discovered the Daddy Do My… Continue reading Daddy Do My Hair? – A Children’s Book Review