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The old glass pint milk bottles, later about 600mls. Always be a fight for who got to open it and get the cream off the top.

The old glass pint milk bottles, later about 600mls. Always be a fight for who got to open it and get the cream off the top.

Rubber mixer tap - this was how we washed our hair, whilst leaning over the bath, before the days of 'proper' showers! The ends would sometimes pop off soaking you right through!

Rubber mixer tap - this was how we washed our hair, whilst leaning over the bath, before the days of 'proper' showers! The ends would sometimes pop off soaking you right through!

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Bream Bay Kindergarten: Opening and closing Karakia

Opening and closing Karakia

The Treaty of Waitangi is an inherent part of our practice where Tikanga and te reo are woven into the fabric of our day...here are our karakia to open and close the day.

Tom Thumbs - the tiniest fireworks , use to hang them from a tree limb and light the bottom

Tom Thumbs - the tiniest fireworks , use to hang them from a tree limb and light the bottom

Bevan James Eyles - The Blog - What would Fred do?

One of the first year papers I did at university was sociology, I heard it was easy credits which ...

Four Square Man Print - Official Print Launched

After years of appropriation (most famously by artist Dick Frizzell) an officially licensed print of the Four Square Man has been launched today.

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Seeing my Mum stand over her twin-tub washing machine in the 70's washing for 6 kids and 2 adults.

Seeing my Mum stand over her twin-tub washing machine in the 70's washing for 6 kids and 2 adults.

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The Hungry Lambs, The Sweet Porridge, The Stars in the Sky, Sliding & Flying.  There was also, The Donkey's Egg & Boat Day - all books I learnt to read with in the 60's in New Zealand

Limited Colour Palettes

'Rain Dancers' by Diana Jones I love a limited colour palette. I remember my educational texts from the late 70's with lots of gorgeous purple/pink spot colours with scratchie black and white illustrations. Do you remember when you started to learn to read? As a nutty competitive type, I strived to blitz through those suckers in no time flat. I was devastated when a new girl started and she was a reader in front of me. Oh, the injustice of it all!! My favourites from the four below were 'The…

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