Schools Out – The Best and Worst Moments of Our First Year of School

This week marks the end of Frank’s first year of school. And the end of my introduction to being a parent of a school-aged child. It wasn’t how I imagined it would be. This is, of course, due to the fact that his first year happened during a devastating pandemic. But we made it through.Continue reading “Schools Out – The Best and Worst Moments of Our First Year of School”

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?”