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@Teacherglitter I’m going in to do my first writer in residence day on Thursday EYFS up to yr6 and I am definitely doing this πŸ˜€ as we are talking starting stories this term!
There is also going to be map creation and some character development fun! @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

@Teacherglitter I’m going in to do my first writer in residence day on Thursday EYFS up to yr6 and I am definitely doing this πŸ˜€ as we are talking starting stories this term! There is also going to be map creation and some character development fun!

Daughters jeans are full of holes (from being left on the bathroom floor with nibbly rats!) and look @CathJacobNews I have made a 🐝 it is my most complicated sewing yet with a hitherto unheard of stitch called a bullion knot (I think 😬) and it makes it pleasingly 3D ☺️ @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Daughters jeans are full of holes (from being left on the bathroom floor with nibbly rats!) and look @CathJacobNews I have made a 🐝 it is my most complicated sewing yet with a hitherto unheard of stitch called a bullion knot (I think 😬) and it makes it pleasingly 3D ☺️

It was such a privilege to be part of the #summerreadingchallenge with Setsuko πŸ˜€ It made for a busy summer but I loved it! @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

It was such a privilege to be part of the #summerreadingchallenge with Setsuko πŸ˜€ It made for a busy summer but I loved it!

@KarenSwann_ @Leisa_Stewart @QuinnsBookshop @ClareHelenWelsh @DonnaMDavid @Emmett_Cath @BenMMantle @hwigray @CathJacobNews @vajratwit @emilydove144 @lydiakahill Road trip! @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

@KarenSwann_ @Leisa_Stewart @QuinnsBookshop @ClareHelenWelsh @DonnaMDavid @Emmett_Cath @BenMMantle @hwigray @CathJacobNews @vajratwit @emilydove144 @lydiakahill Road trip!

Today was #InternationalCoastalCleanupDay and the #GreatBritishBeachClean 
Me and #setsuko are out most days picking up litter πŸ˜€ did anyone find anything interesting today?
You can support the @mcsuk by buying a copy of Setsuko πŸ’™πŸŒŠ @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Today was #InternationalCoastalCleanupDay and the #GreatBritishBeachClean Me and #setsuko are out most days picking up litter πŸ˜€ did anyone find anything interesting today? You can support the @mcsuk by buying a copy of Setsuko πŸ’™πŸŒŠ

Little mothy visitors have had a nibble on my favourite coat over the summer 😠 but I have had a go at some visible mending and I’m quite pleased with the result 🌼 
It’s quite addictive so I think I’m just going to keep going with some πŸπŸžπŸ¦‹πŸƒπŸ₯€πŸŒΊπŸŒΈ and make it truly unique πŸ˜€ @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Little mothy visitors have had a nibble on my favourite coat over the summer 😠 but I have had a go at some visible mending and I’m quite pleased with the result 🌼 It’s quite addictive so I think I’m just going to keep going with some πŸπŸžπŸ¦‹πŸƒπŸ₯€πŸŒΊπŸŒΈ and make it truly unique πŸ˜€

It’s the start of the #GreatBritishBeachClean this weekend
You might not be near a beach but everyone can get out and help clean up their environment
Litter cleared from city streets won’t get washed into drains which connect to rivers which get to the sea πŸ’™πŸŒŠ @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

It’s the start of the #GreatBritishBeachClean this weekend You might not be near a beach but everyone can get out and help clean up their environment Litter cleared from city streets won’t get washed into drains which connect to rivers which get to the sea πŸ’™πŸŒŠ

Thanks to my lovely friends @KatePoels @DonnaMDavid and @ClareRees3 I have licked a new PB text into some kind of shape!
Thanks for the push to just sit down and write! @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Thanks to my lovely friends @KatePoels @DonnaMDavid and @ClareRees3 I have licked a new PB text into some kind of shape! Thanks for the push to just sit down and write!

Another interesting #litterstory today πŸ₯πŸ˜ @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Another interesting #litterstory today πŸ₯πŸ˜

My baby just got her first job - how is this even possible?! I am OLD (and she is wonderful 🀩) @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

My baby just got her first job - how is this even possible?! I am OLD (and she is wonderful 🀩)

The #WildWorldHeroes #SummerReadingChallenge with the @readingagency may be nearly over but if you are in a school served by @WiganLibraries then you can be part of my Oct #Setsuko mini-tour! 
Get in touch with @WiganLibraries to find out how πŸ˜€πŸ’™πŸŒŠ @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

The #WildWorldHeroes #SummerReadingChallenge with the @readingagency may be nearly over but if you are in a school served by @WiganLibraries then you can be part of my Oct #Setsuko mini-tour! Get in touch with @WiganLibraries to find out how πŸ˜€πŸ’™πŸŒŠ

This is going to be fab! A whole morning of bookiness and fun @ivybridgebooks 
Terns, elephants, owls, peacocks, mermaids, dragons, pirates and whales - something for everyone!
@BookDevon @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

This is going to be fab! A whole morning of bookiness and fun @ivybridgebooks Terns, elephants, owls, peacocks, mermaids, dragons, pirates and whales - something for everyone! @BookDevon

@TinyTreeBooks @nomadbooks @pickledbooks @talesonmoonlane @alligatorsmouth @Dauntbooks all fab πŸ˜€
And if he’s heading a bit further out @FourbearsBooks @marlowbookshop @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

@TinyTreeBooks @nomadbooks @pickledbooks @talesonmoonlane @alligatorsmouth @Dauntbooks all fab πŸ˜€ And if he’s heading a bit further out @FourbearsBooks @marlowbookshop

OK so I *think* that’s enough jam to be going on with… back to books πŸ˜† @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

OK so I *think* that’s enough jam to be going on with… back to books πŸ˜†

@RMonkAudiology Thank you! I’m v much inspired by this book but you can stick pretty much anything with a crabapple πŸ˜‰ @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

@RMonkAudiology Thank you! I’m v much inspired by this book but you can stick pretty much anything with a crabapple πŸ˜‰

I mean… look at the set πŸ™Œ
And the kitchen smells like Christmas ☺️
#spicedapplebutter @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

I mean… look at the set πŸ™Œ And the kitchen smells like Christmas ☺️ #spicedapplebutter

Utterly utterly bonkers in all the right ways πŸ€ͺ
#grimwood
@NadiaShireen @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Utterly utterly bonkers in all the right ways πŸ€ͺ #grimwood @NadiaShireen

Husband: do we really need to save all these jars
Me: @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Husband: do we really need to save all these jars Me:

@KatePoels @lauraclarewood @HarrietDunlea @scholasticuk I have it on pre-order @FourbearsBooks so don’t worry… I’ll be patient @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

@KatePoels @lauraclarewood @HarrietDunlea @scholasticuk I have it on pre-order @FourbearsBooks so don’t worry… I’ll be patient

@lauraclarewood @bookloverJo @HarrietDunlea @scholasticuk @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

@lauraclarewood @bookloverJo @HarrietDunlea @scholasticuk

Batch #3 in my series 101 ways with crabapples πŸ˜†
Blackberries this time - the perfect thing to do with the squidgy or slightly under-ripe ones that aren’t so good for crumble
A true hedge pick jelly, this one πŸ‘
This will make a gorgeous ruby red jelly 😍 @Fi_BGB Dr Fiona Barker Videos and pictures

Batch #3 in my series 101 ways with crabapples πŸ˜† Blackberries this time - the perfect thing to do with the squidgy or slightly under-ripe ones that aren’t so good for crumble A true hedge pick jelly, this one πŸ‘ This will make a gorgeous ruby red jelly 😍