I’m declaring this the Cutest First Word Book of the Year.
Author Archives: Katrina Whelen
The ‘where do babies come from?’ question is inevitable. The question can come at any time, from children of any age, and the answer to the question can vary wildly (which is funny given that ultimately, there is only one true answer). Yet, how much you tell your child and what language you use, will[.....]
It’s almost time for one of my favourite events of the year – the Melbourne Writers Festival. I love it, not because I write, but because I’m a reader. And there’s more! The Festival hosts lots of terrific family and kids events.
I was at the movies one night with a friend and we spied Alex Papps in the crowd. My friend sighed and said “He’s my favourite presenter on Play School.” Moments later we both burst out laughing, realising that 10 years ago spotting Alex Papps would have prompted some reminiscing about Home and Away.