Monthly Archives: November 2013

Christmas stocking fillers, fun for kids…

Being near the end of November with Christmas on our minds I thought it time to put together a list of great books for children and young adults by Australian authors that I’ve met, interviewed or reviewed their books. For … Continue reading


Book Review – Bailey Beats the BLAH by Jill Smith

Here is my leg of the Blog Tour for Karen Tyrrell and her wonderful book, my book review… Bailey Beats the BLAH by Karen Tyrrell Illustrated by Aaron Pocock This is a deceptively simple book. The illustrations are so in tune … Continue reading

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Help Stamp out the BLAH! Blog tour giveaway …

Bailey Beats the Blah Giveaway Help Stamp out the BLAH! WIN:  Copies of Bailey Beats the Blah, a signed Bailey artwork by illustrator Aaron Pocock and a picture book assessment with chief editor at Book Cover Café. Leave a comment on any of the … Continue reading


Bailey Beats the Blah Blog Tour Giveaway

I’m part of this great event … Bailey Beats the Blah Blog Tour  Karen Tyrrell is an Author, Speaker, Health Advocate and Blogger.  Blog Tour November 3rd-18th. Visit these SITES 3rd Nov 4th Nov 5th Nov 6th Nov … Continue reading

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Cruise Diary – Day 16 last day at sea 24th October

Day 16 last day at sea 24th October Clive was still sleeping when I got up about 6.30am and started packing, it was pretty rough and it wasn’t long before Clive was up and opening the door. I was feeling … Continue reading

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Cruise Diary Day 14 New Caledonia Noumea, Day 15 at sea

We arrived at Noumea with trepidation, we were thoroughly surprised by the welcome changes since our last visit over 30 years ago and count this as a really lovely highlight of our travels. Day 14 New Caledonia Noumea 22 October … Continue reading

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Cruise Diary Day 12 Port Denarau 20th Oct and Day 13 at sea

Day 12 Port Denarau Sunday 20th October Another rough night restless sleep, keep feeling like I’ll fall out of bed. Put the cameras on charge as we wake to the view of more lovely Fijian Islands in the mist. Great … Continue reading

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