“Woooo! Its half term!” I cried, as I crawled towards the end of Friday afternoon and closer to wine ‘o’ clock. We’ve made it half way through our second term, one more bit to go and I can just be ‘mum’ for 6 weeks of summer holidays. For those of you who don’t … Continue reading There’s no place like home school
Sporty Mummy looks her sportiest on the school run..
I’ve just got back from dropping both of my children off at school. Yes both. For today is the day that our youngest child begins the mammoth journey that is primary school. I’ll be honest, I’m trying to muster some emotions around the whole thing. Do I feel sad that she is now enveloped in … Continue reading End of an Era
Last weekend was the summer fair at my daughters school. She’s just coming to the end of year 1 so this was our second experience of the annual event. The first year it seemed like a fun day out, the sun was shining, there were stalls to look at, a bouncy castle and hot dogs … Continue reading All the fun of the fair
I don’t usually ‘do’ politics, the hypocrisy and divisiveness of a bunch of middle-aged, middle class, middle men (and women) holds little appeal, but with this week happening to be when parents are making a stand against SATS testing in schools maybe it’s time I took an interest. This post, however, was not prompted by … Continue reading School of Thought