Life in Full Colour

A few weekends ago, I was watching the BBC series, Junior Bake Off. My heart was stolen when one of the contestants (a freckly, bespectacled young creature with pigtails) described her baking as ‘imaginative’ and ‘a little bit silly’. At one point during their Halloween biscuits challenge, she accidentally poured black food colouring instead of […]

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The Beauty of Children’s Books

Given that yesterday was not only Hans Christian Anderson’s birthday, but also International Children’s Book Day, I thought I might write something on this wonderful wealth of literature. I realise my post is a tad late, but I hope you’ll forgive me this. As far as I’m concerned, every day should be International Children’s Book Day! […]

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