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Meeting My Dollppelganger: American Girl Mini Maryellen

“You’re returning from your blogging-hiatus-due-to-scholarly-pursuits by posting about a doll?” Well, you know, dear friends, that I am a girl of many facets.

I haven’t thought about American Girl dolls in approximately twelve years. 652 more words


The road less travelled

This Sunday was different. After many years, though centuries would have better described it, I stood in front of an open window and savoured a winter morning. 832 more words

A Slice Of Life

Books are like buses.....

Books suddenly seem to be like buses for me! You wait forever to write a book and then as soon as you’ve sent your first manuscript to your publisher it’s time to finish another one! 92 more words

Special Educational Needs & Disabilities

Bride or Child First?

by Fern Adams

In the UK we recognise that people officially become adults when they turn 18. We tend to view that anyone under this age should be cared for, looked after and protected. 781 more words


Confusions & Conclusions

Can you imagine a world where we’re raised to believe in the Power of Self?

A world where children aren’t exposed to their parent’s belief systems and views of this world: Instead, learning, growing and developing into their own individual being. 151 more words


Seasons Greetings

December is here but the leaves are still changing,
As though the seasons are rearranging…
Radiant green the prevalent shade
Only gradually beginning to fade… 196 more words