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New Halloween Favourites From Raincoast Books
It wasn’t so long ago it was my little ones first Halloween and I remember the cuteness of those first few years. Ok, more like 10 years ago now. I dressed my boys in a cute lion suit their first Halloween and my eldest was a penguin when he was two. Today I would like to introduce you and your little reader to some New Halloween favourites from Raincoast books. I wish I had had a cute non-spooky book like Herbert’s First Halloween by author Cynthia Rylant to introduce some of the traditions of Halloween to my kids. For older kids How To Catch A Monster by Adam Wallace is a funny ninja adventure where the young ninja sets out to catch a monster from his/her closet. It is also another in his series of How to Catch… Last year I reviewed How to Catch an Elf you can view that review here. (more…)
The Tyler Files by Brian Rock Review
Disclosure: I was provided with a pdf copy of the book from the author in order to facilitate this review. As always my reviews are my own or with the help of my children. Read Full Disclosure Policy Here
Disclosure: I was given an ARC of this book by Raincoast Books in order to facilitate this review. My opinions are my own. You can read my full Disclosure Policy Here
THE HANGING GIRL BY EILEEN COOK
When I found out that Eileen Cook had a new book being released I jumped at the chance to receive an advanced readers copy to devour on my summer vacation. Nothing like a good psychological thriller while relaxing by the pool or chilling on the beach. Last year, I read With Malice and was fascinated by the twist and turns through out the novel to discover the truth. However, I was also fascinated by the choices the main character made at the end of the novel. You can read that review here. The Hanging Girl by Eileen Cook delves into female adolescent intrigue with an ending that left me with my mouth slightly gaping open wondering about the choices and motivations made by the main character. (more…)
DIY Traveler’s Notebook Folder Using Silhouette Machine
It’s like a match made in heaven. My planner obsession and my silhouette machine. What can I do with it next? I already create planner stickers with it. You can check out my Silhouette posts here and here. Of course I put together youtube videos of them so if you don’t want to miss any please consider subscribing here. Now on to creating a pocket folder for my recollections traveler’s notebook with my Silhouette machine.
10 FUN & EASY HALLOWEEN and FALL SILHOUETTE PROJECTS
I love creating with my Silhouette. Once you get the hang of it there are just so many cool things you can do with it. In this post I have gathered 10 fun and easy halloween and fall projects for myself to try out but I thought if I thought they were fun and easy then you might too. Enjoy the roundup and let me know which one is your favourite in the comments.