Ages 4-8: Rules of summer by Shaun Tan This haunting, intriguing book is made up of 26 oil paintings. The tale follows two brothers, one older and the other a few years younger. It starts off by sharing “what I learned last summer” and then proceeds to share 14 rules. The simple rules mostly tell […]
[ad_1] Barry moved agonizingly slowly across Louisiana, expected to arrive Monday in Arkansas, producing thunderstorms and torrents of rain that may cause widespread flooding. Reclassified from a tropical storm to a tropical depression late Sunday afternoon, Barry’s maximum sustained winds were at 35 mph, and it was expected to weaken further as it moved north at a leisurely 9 mph, according to the National […]
Kentucky is home to the first commercial winery in the United States. Today, tobacco, hemp and winegrapes vie for farmland in a state best known for The Kentucky Derby and Bourbon!
Km 0 – Rockland Hill. Lois challenged herself to walk up Rockland Hill before she moved, and today is the day. Rhonda, Roo and I decide to tag along. To clarify, this actually involves walking up the not steep side of Rockland Hill, then walking down the steep side to the ocean, turning around and […]
My Thoughts As a self-confessed bookworm I’ve been going mad these past few weeks, borrowing books left, right and centre. I visited Surry Hills Library in Sydney to join the library and borrow two wonderful books. The first is A Witch Come True by James Nicol, the third in a series about the adventures of a […]