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Midnight feasts

Isn’t it interesting how most treats are a night time indulgence? Post-dinner, once the kitchen is gleaming and quiet it is time to creep unashamedly back to raid the fridge and prepare the illicit snack that will satisfy those nightly cravings.  610 more words


Giving a way my Enid Blyton books; must have spent hours of my childhood reading them ...

I came to an agreement with my parents that I would take my Enid Blyton books when I moved to a bigger house. Then I have gone back and forth about whether I would or anyone else would ever read them again if I kept them and whether they would just unnecessarily be taking up space. 167 more words


World Book Day 2017

World Book day is just around the corner on the 2nd March and National Book Tokens are distributing £1 World Book Tokens to every child to take to your local bookseller and swap it for one of ten World Book day books! 32 more words


Claire's Week in Books, 22nd to 29th Jan 2017


I can’t quite believe this, but I didn’t buy any books this week! This despite having been minutes away from Strand Books in NYC this weekend. 431 more words


Program fun

All units in Burnaby Mountain are back and meeting after the holiday break. Units are busy planning great adventures for the rest of the year including camps, sleepovers, trips, outings, community service, and more. 322 more words

Girl Guides Of Canada

Mini book haul.

Hi everyone!

I haven’t had time to sit down and write the book reviews I want to get done, however instead I thought I’d share some new books that I’ve gotten. 1,366 more words

The Famous Five are 75!

Five years ago, in 2012, I wrote about Enid Blyton’s Famous Five turning 70.  It was one of my most popular posts.

In May of this year, that gang of four children and a dog will turn 75. 200 more words