Managing behaviour

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Today I walked through the nursery to see – as I often do – one young child very proudly wearing his Superstar Medal. Later I collected my own little granddaughter from her reception class adorned with good behaviour stickers and boasting a very bright certificate for helping the teacher. Even grown-ups welcome a pat on… Read more »

Surprises are not always good!

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  Sometimes we just need to write. One of my favourite expressions is;- it empties the thoughts from my head. Writing gives us the opportunity to share great experiences, offer support and encouragement to others and, perhaps if needed have a moan. Yes, we all need a moan occasionally, don’t we? Writing can be so… Read more »

Girls night out

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Last week I went to the theatre to see Jane Eyre. What an amazing production! Charlotte Bronte’s first novel was always a priority read during my school days? Now on tour with a star cast this musical had its world premiere at the Grand Theatre Leeds. The production had me captivated by the small but… Read more »

Terms & Conditions

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Its great that we are now receiving entries for our writing competition, however, can I please reaffirm you read the terms & conditions before any submission. I have re-posted these below. Also, if you read the blog I posted on 26th May 2017 – it will give you the lead paragraphs to get you started…. Read more »

Marbella Life Style Rtv

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Hi Guys   In Yorkshire for a while enjoying the cool air and a little rain. Oh my gosh I was in Almeria last week and everyday seemed hotter. I don’t particularly like publicity but it goes with the job, so to speak! Did you ever watch yourself on television and think, oh no? Why… Read more »

Catch up

Posted by & filed under Anna's Blog Roll, Sharon House Publishing.

Hi guys Another quick update from me. I am in Yorkshire for a while and was pleased to get out of the heat for a few days but now I’m in a different kind of heat. It’s called business! What do they say? If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen. Ha… Read more »

Creative Minds

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Enjoying the peace and tranquility, not to mention the Spanish sunshine – plenty of Vitamin D – before I dash back to Yorkshire to catch up with family and business matters. Yes, next week I have to check on the progress of the Chavos Musical. What a year!     Anyway, there is something so… Read more »

Creative Writing

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Hi Guys, Hope you are thinking about those amazing stories you are going to write. Here’s a little guidance from my creative writing portfolio for when you are thinking about your characters. Click on this blog to enlarge the image below.     Enjoy, have fun and watch out for some more hints and tips… Read more »