Let’s love our Māori place names!

Let’s love our Māori place names!

Earlier this week, Stuff.co.nz published an article about how shortening place names – especially Māori names – can be disrespectful. Personally, I’m thrilled someone has finally spoken up about this practise. I have always disliked seeing and hearing place...
Two new Te Reo Singalong books

Two new Te Reo Singalong books

I can’t believe that it’s been more than a year since we published our last Te Reo Singalong books! Fortunately, for those waiting patiently, the next two books have just arrived at our place and we are sending them out this week. The photo at the left...
Te Reo Singalong in NZSL

Te Reo Singalong in NZSL

We are very excited to have four of our Te Reo Singalong books available in NZ Sign Language now! The best part is that we received funding for the project from the NZ Sign Language Board and lots of help from the people at Kelston Deaf Education Centre – which...
Touring Southland!

Touring Southland!

We love touring with our Te Reo Singalong shows – and our recent trip to Southland was no exception. Usually my husband Alan and I do the shows together. But this time, I broke my ankle a couple of days before we were due to fly to Queenstown. Luckily, our...
Visiting Taiwan with Te Reo Singalong

Visiting Taiwan with Te Reo Singalong

We have just returned from our first overseas trip with Te Reo Singalong books. We were part of the PANZ (Publishing Association of NZ) stand at the Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE), thanks to some very generous funding help from Education New...