Posts Tagged: Alice in Wonderland

On hidden gems and treasure

I went to a bookshop yesterday for the first time in a month or so. I wasn’t going to buy anything (really) – I was there to pick up a book for someone else, and my to-read pile is about

On hidden gems and treasure

I went to a bookshop yesterday for the first time in a month or so. I wasn’t going to buy anything (really) – I was there to pick up a book for someone else, and my to-read pile is about

Painting the Roses Red

Etsy seller Fairytalesbybluebird takes classic children’s book images from Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Beatrix Potter and so on and turns them into necklaces. I got this lovely Alice in Wonderland necklace last week.

Painting the Roses Red

Etsy seller Fairytalesbybluebird takes classic children’s book images from Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Beatrix Potter and so on and turns them into necklaces. I got this lovely Alice in Wonderland necklace last week.

On a Mad Tea Party

I stayed up later than I should have last night to finish ‘The View from Saturday’ by E. L. Konigsburg. I really, really liked it, but I don’t have time before I go to work to tell you all the

On a Mad Tea Party

I stayed up later than I should have last night to finish ‘The View from Saturday’ by E. L. Konigsburg. I really, really liked it, but I don’t have time before I go to work to tell you all the

On rescuing books

So I haven’t told you much about my new job at the Adelaide Fringe, which I have been enjoying for the past month. I’m working predominately on the Opening Night Parade.  I can’t tell you much yet (partly because I

On rescuing books

So I haven’t told you much about my new job at the Adelaide Fringe, which I have been enjoying for the past month. I’m working predominately on the Opening Night Parade.  I can’t tell you much yet (partly because I

On armchair travelling

So, in case you hadn’t heard, the Olympics have started. The opening ceremony was last night, and, to my excitement, the ceremony featured famous characters from British Literature. I think this was a fantastic idea! Seeing Mary Poppins float down

On armchair travelling

So, in case you hadn’t heard, the Olympics have started. The opening ceremony was last night, and, to my excitement, the ceremony featured famous characters from British Literature. I think this was a fantastic idea! Seeing Mary Poppins float down

On rearranging shelves

It was Thursday night shopping tonight, and I spent the evening rearranging our bookshop’s ‘children’s classics’ section. In fact, I did a bit of renovating, and added in some extra shelves, as the books were rather crammed. I put the

On rearranging shelves

It was Thursday night shopping tonight, and I spent the evening rearranging our bookshop’s ‘children’s classics’ section. In fact, I did a bit of renovating, and added in some extra shelves, as the books were rather crammed. I put the

On wandering through Wonderland

As I was wandering and wondering through the parklands in Adelaide the other day, I stumbled across this statue. I had completely forgotten about it, but I remember my Gran showing it to me when I was very little. It

On wandering through Wonderland

As I was wandering and wondering through the parklands in Adelaide the other day, I stumbled across this statue. I had completely forgotten about it, but I remember my Gran showing it to me when I was very little. It