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Back Roads - Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant drive a big van
And he is hopeless at parking a truck
He just points his nose
In the direction he goes
And leaves the rest up to good luck… 158 more words

Daft Rhymes

INTERVIEW: Jan Creamer - giving a voice to the voiceless

Sophie Morlin-Yron meets Jan Creamer – effective, courageous and seemingly selfless campaigner against animal cruelty worldwide, from Bolivia to Zambia, from circuses to factory farms. 2,399 more words

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Milk Myth Busting

Oh, Pinterest. My goodness, the stuff you can find on that crazy social media site. I can’t tell you how many ideas for my daughter’s nursery I found on Pinterest. 337 more words

Morning Warm-ups

Easing back into posting after spending all of my time for a couple of months working on a new portfolio for the SCBWI Summer Conference in LA. 538 more words


Where's Tim's Ted? It's Time for Bed! by Ian Whybrow and Russell Ayto

There’s something particularly endearing about farm animals that lend themselves well to starring in children’s books — although, I suppose a big part of it is stems from the fact that they are mostly non-threatening herbivores who have no desire to eat people! 185 more words

Children's Books

From Farm to Table to (Hot) Air

Vermont farms and fresh food were the themes of the day.

It began with a lazy, happy afternoon touring the Billings Farm and Museum in Woodstock and ended with dinner at… 88 more words


Two, Tired

Flickrer Mark Peters rolls out the story: “Last week, Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary accepted a mother pig and her babies into the fold. PETA rescued this family from a trash-filled pen in a trailer park in North Carolina. 41 more words