Kids & Parenting · Musings · Reviews

I’m *Not* Dreaming of a White Christmas…

Polite conversation, it has been said, should include neither religion nor politics.  It is probably safe to say that each and every one of us has fallen out with/changed our opinion of at least one other person in our lives due to a discussion around either of these two topics.  However, I strongly detest polite… Continue reading I’m *Not* Dreaming of a White Christmas…

My Life In a Day Interviews

Hey! It’s My Life in a Day featuring…Karen “Reddskin” Arthur

This is Karen aka Reddskin.  I’m not entirely sure how I first became aware of Karen’s work, but I know that I would have been attracted by her eclectic sense of style and her use of African prints.  A mother, trained dance teacher, educator, fashion designer, plant whisperer and all-round lovely person, Karen is the epitome… Continue reading Hey! It’s My Life in a Day featuring…Karen “Reddskin” Arthur

Kids & Parenting · Reviews

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

So, the other day, this book popped 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