Category Archives: Creativity

Day 31: Favourite: My Favourite Words of Wisdom

01 Feb

When it comes to great advice, I am not sure you can go past one of my favourite authors – Dr Suess! I’ve collected three of his quotes in this collage. I especially love sharing his advice with kids because … Continue reading

Day 29 – Hungry – Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish

29 Jan

  Steve Job’s Stanford Commencement Speech is now over seven years old. I know it’s done the rounds on Social Media, especially after his death. Many of the quotes you see attributed to Steve Jobs, have come from this same speech. … Continue reading

Day 28 – Special

29 Jan

I first met Holly when she was a couple of days old and I’ve loved watching her grow up. Now she’s out there in the world making a life for herself. Not too long ago, she arrived in London to … Continue reading

Day 23 : Clever / ‘Wild Thing – You Make My Heart Sing’

25 Jan

  Being clever is a important currency for many kids (and adults too).  Often, when I am about to start a writing or storytelling workshop, some child from the class will shoot up their hand and tell me exactly who … Continue reading

Day 18 – Delicious Still Life

19 Jan

Today’s post is short but sweet. Roses and fresh eggs. I definitely feel a pavlova coming on. But it is not yet here.