Blog

  • Meri Kirihimete e ngā mihi o te tau hou! Merry Christmas and all the best for what comes next!

    Kia ora koutou! We have had such a tino toritori year! Like many of you will be, we are wondering where the time went? Remember when we launched ...
  • Kia kaha te Reo! Te wiki o te Reo Māori 2018! People get ready!

    Who's preparing for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori?
    This years theme is "Kia Kaha te Reo Māori"!
  • Matariki 2018

    With the exciting resurgance of Matariki being celebrated, new information is coming our way to help us better prepare and observe Te tau hou Māor...
  • The Storylines National Festival Tour 2018-Te Matau ā Māui-Hawkes Bay

    E hika! What an honour! To be invited on the Storylines National Festival Tour! When Ngā Tae-Colours was chosen for the Stoylines Notable Book L...
  • Toitū-Reo Pēpi at The Otago Eary Settlers Museum

    Kirsten and I both love our cities heritage-Māori and Pākeha so we were stoked to be asked to come along to our favourite museum Toitū. We spent a ...
  • ROYAL PĒPI!!! Ngā Āhua-Shapes goes to the palace!

    We were honoured (read floored) to be included in a very special Pēpi pack just recently!
  • Ngā Tae-Colours Storylines Notable Book List 2018

    Reo Pēpi are honoured to be featured on the 2018 Storylines Children’s Literature Notable Book List, for the highest quality books in four genres ...
  • NZ Listener Children's Top 50 Books

    Rua-Series 2 has been included in the NZ Listener Top 50 Children's Books!
  • Ngā Pēpi, Ngā roro me Ngā pukapuka! Babies, Brains and Books!

    Nō hea kākano iti, e puawai ana he Kauri. From a small seed, a tall tree will blossom. A baby's brain is only 15% formed at birth-further develop...
  • Reo Pēpi Calendars 2018!!!

      E hika! We are very excited to present Reo Pēpi Calendars for 2018. We have included NZ holidays and dates in English and Te Reo Māori, g...
  • Ehara i te tī! You only live once!

    Ehara i te tī! Draws from a whakatauki about Tī kouka-Cabbage trees which almost always grow again when cut back. We, unlike the mighty Tī, we o...
  • Te Rito Maioha-Early Childhood NZ Conference 2017

    Te kōhungahunga pūtake taiao, he ngakau hihiko Nature based ECE. Vibrant and Vital! Kirsten and I were honoured to be part of Te rito m...