Give the Gift of Positivity

As it is already the season of giving, I thought I'd post another one about giving gifts and hopefully give you more gift ideas. Last year, I started a positivity series on this blog that I called 'Today, I am...'. It's about starting each day positively by focusing on one positive word to get through …

What I Used To Illustrate My Books For Free

When I made the decision to try self-publishing books, I knew that I want to write as well as illustrate them myself. However, I am not a trained illustrator and so when I started, I did not want to spend money on any software or tools that might get wasted if I actually could not …

The Making of The Unicorn in a Tutu and the Stolen Pumpkin

Hi everyone! For my second video in my new channel that is dedicated to anything related to my books, self-publishing and other creative works, I talked about how I created my latest unicorn book. Hope you like it. 😊 https://youtu.be/CsTBl6ZL1Cc Update: You can also watch the reading of my book here: https://youtu.be/iwoCAMzsTvQ   Check out …

Long Haul Travel to the Philippines

"Think that getting there is just as exciting as the destination - that's how you get through long haul flights." - This Scribbler Mum Travelling halfway round the world is not easy especially when you have small children to bring with you. But regardless, we choose to go to these holidays anyway because of many …

Counting Self-publishing Lessons Learned

Announcement: My children's book Count with Me at the Beach is now also available in paperback format on Amazon. 😊🏖️ "Counting even the simple things as blessings is a good reminder to be happy." - This Scribbler Mum Oh, right. I remember now why I have not published this in paperback format. I have to recreate …