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4 books for children to celebrate being yourself

If you come to my house, one thing that may strike you (after the loud patterns and joyous riot of colour) are the towering bookcases, overloaded with fayre; double stacked, piled, titles obscuring each other, poetry bumped up against science, parenting books jammed in with books on fermenting, brewing, travel, and fiction… There’s no rhyme… Continue reading 4 books for children to celebrate being yourself

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I do not own a single mason jar.

My counter tops aren’t stripped bare; I don’t have a cupboard full of matching glass containers with chalkboard paint labels, or wooden scrubbing brushes, or bamboo travel utensils, or matching produce bags/tea towels made from organic cotton.  Phew. That feels good. Go ahead, take a moment to view me as some kind of zero waste… Continue reading I do not own a single mason jar.