Month: July 2017

Monday Mystery Mime

It’s that time of the week again, when you have to guess what Feathers and Toast is miming. Correct guesses are in with a chance of winning the mime of their choice being performed. Remember, you have to enter to be in with a chance of winning, so why not pop

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Found in Translation

It’s week three of “Found in Translation”, the section of Newsnibbles where we work with our friends at Ammy’s Delight to learn a Dutch saying, and if it has an equivalent in English.  It’s fun to learn what we all have in common, so if you have a version in your language,

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Chapter 2: There’s a Knack to It

Badger will be taking part in CampNanoWriMo for July, and thought it might be fun to post her progress, for you lot to read and comment on.  She is writing a fantasy novel called The Smuggler’s Daughter.  Be sure to check back regularly to find out what happens next. Missed Chapter 1?

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Monday Mystery Mime

Yep, it’s that time of the week again, where you have to guess what Feathers and Toast is miming.  Pop your answer in the comments for a chance to win the mime of your choice. The answer to last week’s mime was ‘a Frisbee being thrown’. There were lots of winners,

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Found in Translation

It’s week two of “Found in Translation”, the section of Newsnibbles where we work with our friends at Ammy’s Delight to learn a Dutch saying, and if it has an equivalent in English.  It’s fun to learn what we all have in common, so if you have a version in your

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Monday Mystery Mime

It’s that time of the week again, when you guess what Feathers and Toast is miming. Pop your answer in the comments, and if you win, Tallulah will perform the mime of your choice. Congratulations to last week’s winners, Judith Evans, Michele Morrison, Paul Uhler, Melissa Spors Hubbard, Joe Pranaitis, Linda

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Books With Bite!

As you probably know by now if you’ve been following my reviews, I mark out of 10, then explain how this translates to stars on Amazon and Goodreads, who only allow 5. This is because I do not feel that 5 stars allows for enough differentiation.  So, that’s the boring

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Found in Translation

This is a new section to Newsnibbles, where we will be working with our friends at Ammy’s Delight to learn a Dutch saying, and see if it has an equivalent in English.  If you are from somewhere else in the world, and it has an equivalent in your language, then please

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Monday Mystery Mime

Can you guess what this week’s mystery mime is? Post your answers in the comments section before next Friday and a lucky winner gets the mime of their choice performed.  We will announce the winner with next week’s mime. No-one guessed last week’s mime, which was Ice Cracking, pretty obvious

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Chapter 1: I Don’t Mind the Daisies

Badger will be taking part in CampNanoWriMo for July, and thought it might be fun to post her progress, for you lot to read and comment on.  She is writing a fantasy novel called The Smuggler’s Daughter.  Be sure to check back regularly to find out what happens next. Chapter One The

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