Give the Gift of Reading

It's December! It's that time of the year when everyone is in the spirit of giving. What kind of gifts are you giving out this year? One of my favourite things to give as presents are books. I loved reading as a child and now that I have my own children, that love for reading …

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 …

Publishing My Second Unicorn in a Tutu Book with Bleed

In publishing, with bleed means that there are elements or images in the book that extend to the very edge of the page (outside the margin). All the books that I have created have all been done without bleed - until now. For a long time, I always thought that formatting a picture book with …

My Beginnings As a Self-published Children’s Books Author

"Sometimes we do things not knowing that it's the beginning of something new or unexpected." - This Scribbler Mum I'm not going to say that I do not have any writing background at all before I ventured into self-publishing my own books. Writing has always been something I did as a little girl. But, as …

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 …

Graduation, Parenthood, Perspectives

I say this all the time these days but time really does fly by so quickly! It's already July! "Anything and everything in life may look slightly different when looked at different perspectives." - This Scribbler Mum Graduation day! A momentous event that signifies successful completion of a course or study. In most graduation speeches …

My Shapes Book

**UPDATE** I just published a follow-up to this shapes book! Little Star and the Other Shapes Visit Big Heart is now also available on Amazon! ----------------------------------------------- I finally published the paperback format of the first children's ebook that I self-published! (My latest book is The Unicorn In A Tutu) "Learning the basic shapes and colours …