Category Archives: Miscellany

Bookish crafts: DIY Pillowbed

I’d been meaning to learn to use a sewing machine for a while now, because while I can hand-sew just fine, machine sewing is dead handy for my endless crafting, costumes, and the never-ending list of hobbies I find myself … Continue reading

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Exploring the new #Pottermore

My cousin Dianne and I have been on a Harry Potter high since our Harry Birthday party in July. If you don’t know us (yet), our shared love of Harry Potter is one of the cornerstones of our relationship (actual … Continue reading

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Love Among the Stacks

Aside from books, I also collect Sylvanian Families, which are miniature toys that hail from the ’80s (released the year I was born, in fact). I played with them as a child but never had any of my own, so … Continue reading

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New bunch of bookmarks

When it comes to bookmarks, my philosophy is one can never have too many. I must have hundreds stashed away all over the house and even at my office,¬†and yet for some reason I still manage to find myself in … Continue reading

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Hello from AFCC 2014!

Greetings from Singapore, where I have just attended the first day of the Writers and Illustrators Conference of the Asian Festival of Children’s Content. It was an amazing first day featuring a stellar ensemble of speakers and inspiring talks, great … Continue reading

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