Something wonderful happened in 1900 when L.Frank Baum, age 40, decided to explore his hand at something new. After trying a number of professions he had the courage to try writing. This resulted in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Continue reading Take inspiration from L.Frank Baum
My 5 year old, Owen, decided brunch was on the creative menu and of course Emmet and Rex (his current favourite Lego figures) joined in the fun. Continue reading Lego facilitates imagination
As my kids are growing I am realising more and more how our own interests and hobbies influence our children and their world. It may be your love of music, cooking, exercise or cars. Maybe your passion for art, sports or recycling. It’s all a part of their world because it’s a part of yours. Continue reading The importance of sharing hobbies and interests with our children
We have been fascinated by frequent visits from the fireflies! This is something I haven’t experienced before so it’s all new and exciting and the latest inspiration for a poem! Continue reading What inspires you to create?
I thought it would be fun to take his builds and edit them. I had such a great time editing this image, more so because I couldn’t wait to show the boys the end result! Here Owen and Carson are off on a magical adventure with a wolf for a steed. Continue reading Imagination + creativity = magic