Category Archives: Jack and the Beanstalk

Available now: Enchanted Times #3

Enchanted Times #3 is now available in the Etsy store!  Highlights of this issue include

  • Always pay the piper – the Pied Piper of Hamelin’s ‘confession’
  • Fast-As-You-Can Weight Loss Plan gingerbread recipe & advertisement feature
  • An open letter from the Magical Objects Restoration Society, forwarded by Onyx Mail Services
  • Hansel & Gretel in cross stitch (pattern adapted from illustration by Charles Robinson)
  • Just Desserts – the story of the Gingerbread Man and Hansel & Gretel intertwined
  • He said, she said – witness statements from those involved in the recent Red Riding Hood scandal, sourced by guest reporter Penelope Harris
  • ‘The millet reached the sky’ – a counted thread embroidery pattern adapted from a Jugoslav fairy tale illustration
  • The Mirror book review supplement: a reflection of contemporary literature in the fairy tale genre

As previously revealed, Enchanted Times is also pleased to offer an exclusive promotional pack of magic beans from BeansTalk, one of this issue’s proud sponsors – one pack free with every issue, while stocks last!  Each pack includes a voucher for the Rumpelstiltskin Registry of Re-Identification following research which has indicated best results for bean-growers going by the name of ‘Jack’.


Exclusive offer: Grow your own beanstalk!

Enchanted Times #3 will be going to press at the weekend – head over to the Etsy store now to pre-order your copy!  Highlights of this issue include variants of the Gingerbread Man, Hansel & Gretel, the Pied Piper of Hamelin, and Little Red Riding Hood, plus 2 embroidery patterns – see Etsy listing for more details.

Enchanted Times is pleased to announce that the first subscribers to Enchanted Times #3 will receive an exclusive promotional pack of magic beans from BeansTalk, one of this issue’s proud sponsors.
Please note: Beanstalk Ltd. cannot guarantee escalated growth to heights reaching giant’s castle in clouds.   Safety of bean-grower cannot be guaranteed by BeansTalk, under any circumstances.  Beanstalks scaled at grower’s own risk.
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