Tag Archives: parenting

  • Nurses, doctors and all of the other people you will meet in the hospital!

    A hospital visit

    Going to hospital is a scary experience. Often it is a very very scary experience. Children, like adults prefer to know what is next. Our ethos is to help you to include your child, communicate with your child and to allow your child to think independently. Our next book is just about that . We »more

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    The Benefits of Writing for TiNY books

    Our books have a lot going on! Not only are they personalised in order to allow the child to engage with the story, they have many positive undercurrents which you, as parents will appreciate. 1. Firstly they encourage the inclusion of children. Gone are the days when we would make decisions without the child’s input. »more

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    Take your TiME- our new book!

    Here it is! Our new story explains to children that their activities of daily living today will prepare them for their future. Activities of daily living or ADLs were the inspiration for this book. ADLs is a term used in healthcare to refer to people’s daily self care activities. ADLs are the skills needed to »more

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    Preparing a toddler for a new baby

    The grand reveal It may be best to wait until you are a little along in your pregnancy or perhaps until you have a bump to tell your toddler about the new baby. This may allow your toddler to understand the concept of a baby in mummy’s tummy a little better. You may also be »more

  • Week 8 of the AIB Start-up Academy

    New Blog and the latest news

    We are building a cool new blog. We love to blog, you can see some of Gail’s latest posts over on www.writingformummy.com (we recommend the ‘inner musings of a 15 month old). These articles were featured in cool new mum site, Her Family. While we build the new blog, you can watch this little video »more

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    Where it all began!

    Have you read the article of Gail’s journey from nursing to children’s books? Read it here!

  • New outfits!

    A Little News Collage

    We have had a busy few weeks , here are a few highlights! Listen to Gail’s interview here(forward to the 45 minute mark!) We welcomed two new members to the team, introducing Jenny as our graphic designer and Zsofi as our new graphic design intern. Both of the girls have settled in well. Jenny has »more

  • New summer style!

    There are lots of exciting changes happening here at Tiny Towers. We are busy writing the next book, adding new features, some other top secret stuff and of course the addition of new hair styles and outfits! Do you like this little lady? Tell us what you think gail@writingfortiny.com Is there a particular hair style »more

  • New outfit post !

    Lady Tiny has always loved her style. She is quite the critic here at the office and is always one to say what she thinks! She has decided to mix it up a little lately, what do you think?! Hat: A.A Milners Dress: Fairytailors Shoes: The old lady that lived in and made shoes.

  • The story behind Writing for Tiny

    My start up story illustration

    We just love the AIB/Irish Times start up academy illustration based on why Gail started Writing for Tiny. As you may know it all began when Gail worked as a children’s nurse. Gail used her drawings to communicate with the children during difficult procedures, or when the child was upset or confused. She also noted »more