Lockdown once again…

Here in New Zealand, we've been famous for defeating the virus. What some of you might not know though, is that, also here in New Zealand, we're back in quarantine. The quarantine was announced yesterday and they will give us an update on Friday. In Auckland (where we live) we are in Level 3 lockdown. …

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Monster Hunting – Launched in Auckland!

Our book, Monster Hunting has now officially been launched in Auckland! The book launch was at The Dorothy Butler Children's Bookshop - the best children's bookstore in Auckland, New Zealand! Dorothy Butler Children's Bookshop We signed a lot of books, talked about the origin of moonstruck dad, our illustrations, our book and also read out …

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Lockdown to (not) do list!

You all probably know about the Chocolate Monster. And most of you probably know about our #EasterAtHome videos on Twitter and YouTube. We have now created a new series combining BOTH of those elements (without the easter part, but with the "at home" part). The series is called...Wrong Answers with the Chocolate Monster! It's basically …

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Auckland’s eerie sky

Auckland is a nice place. Sometimes breezy, sometimes warm. Sometimes rainy, sometimes sunny. It's always a natural place, whether you like it or not. But today, at around 2:00 PM, the sky wasn't natural AT ALL. It was an orange colour usually in zombie apocalypse video games and movies. It looked.....weird. It struck me that …

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