Pick Your Battles

We’ve had a bit of a rough week at our house; home-school started again while Frank’s class was self-isolating, the boiler is playing up, the weather turned to drizzle and a furry visitor from next door decided to invade. We found ourselves a bit frazzled and quick to temper; and then Conrad reminded me ofContinue reading “Pick Your Battles”

Getting Ready For School (again)

My four year old, Frank, will be heading back to school on the 8th of March with millions of other children that have been learning at home. With one week to go, what do we need to do to prepare? Well, first off, where is their uniform?! It seems like an age ago I tuckedContinue reading “Getting Ready For School (again)”

Homeschooling – What has Mummy Learnt?

I’ve only completed one half term of homeschooling because my little boy, who turned four last July, only started school in September. I was not prepared; possibly because I am naive or wasn’t paying attention, or possibly because the Government repeatedly told us schools would stay open. Anyway, here’s what I’ve learnt so far… AlwaysContinue reading “Homeschooling – What has Mummy Learnt?”