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The Sisters Saint-Claire – Carlie Gibson/Tamsin Ainslie

ISBN: 9781760291563

Publisher: Allen & Unwin

Imprint: A & U Children

October 2016

RRP $19.99

I have mentioned before my penchant for books with mouse characters and this is no exception. 197 more words

Childrens Books

A plague of biblical proportion

Saturday morning, I woke up to the dog next to me furiously licking his paws. This morning (Sunday) I woke up to the dog next to me furiously licking his paws. 555 more words

Algeria kicks off 1st UNWTO Regional Capacity Building Programme

In the framework of the technical assistance that the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) provides to Member States, especially in their development of sound statistical systems, the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria has hosted the 1st Workshop on Regional Statistics of the Tourism Sector (13-15 February 2017).

Source: Travelandtourworld.


Voles: protecting gooseberry bushes from attack

The subject of voles and the damage that they can cause to fruit trees and bushes has arisen from time to time on the blog. Voles will gnaw away at the roots and can kill a tree.  114 more words

Fruit Questions

Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm–Babymouse Goes for the Gold [#20] (2016)

SOUNDTRACK: ARTURO O’FARRILL-Tiny Desk Concert #303 (September 14, 2013).

Arturo O’Farrill is not, as I expected, an Irish traditional musician.  He is, in fact, a Latin jazz pianist.  662 more words

Funny (ha Ha)

Two litters, all 3 days old

Sia’s babies (damn her and her huge nest, I keep thinking her babies are gone!!)

Sia’s bubs had recently been fed – lovely milk bands on display! 9 more words


Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm–Babymouse: Bad Babysitter [#19] (2015)

SOUNDTRACK: MARTIN HAYES & DENNIS CAHILL-Tiny Desk Concert #259 (March 11, 2013).

Even though I have enjoyed much Irish music over the years, I was unfamiliar with Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill. 720 more words

Funny (ha Ha)