The end of the year seems to be the perfect time to reflect, evaluate, celebrate, show gratitude and move forward in a positive direction. I would love to take this opportunity to thank those who have supported me throughout my writing career this year. If you are reading this – then you are one of … Continue reading Another year ends…
One kind word can change someone's entire day! When I do a Book Reading or Kindy Visit, I bring with me ‘The Kindness Wall’. With the help of an adult, the children write or draw a message of kindness. This message can be for anyone they choose and should be positive, loving or kind. One … Continue reading The Kindness Wall: Teaching children to use their #StrongMind, #StrongWords, and #StrongHeart.
Written by Renee Irving Lee Illustrated by Goce Ilievski Published by Lilly Pilly Publishing Exciting News Announcement: The Strongest Boy is due to be released early 2019! What’s it all about…. “Max thinks he is the strongest boy in the world. He can do all sorts of tough tricks, like showing off his strong muscles, … Continue reading The Strongest Boy – Coming Soon!
Blogging has been dubbed the gamechanger of content marketing, and it’s no wonder when you look at statistics like this: Websites that have a blog, get 434% more indexed pages. 61% of consumers have made a purchase based on a blog. 70% of consumers learn about a company through blogs rather than paid ads. Companies … Continue reading Recipe for Successful Blogging: The Beginners Guide
Did you know that...... “Reading aloud to children every day puts them almost a year ahead of children who do not receive daily read-alouds, regardless of parental income, education level or cultural background”. (Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research). Reading the traditional way evokes imagination in a child, and allows their thought process … Continue reading Top Ten Tips for Engaging Babies and Toddlers in Reading
Back in 1996, Bill Gates said that "Content is King". Now that social media has changed the advertising and marketing world, this statement is truer than it has ever been before. Social media content has moved from beyond sharing funny memes and business card like advertisements. Consumers today want video, pictures, multimedia and valuable content that … Continue reading Content is King!
Here's to a new year and new beginnings! Happy 2018! I will be launching my first children's book this year and have started my own writing business. Quite a few people have asked me, "what exactly, do you do?" Well, here is a quick video that I made for my freelance writing profile. … Continue reading What’s new in 2018?