I'm just so glad we aren't doing the school run this morning. We escaped as J's school is having a teacher training day. It has rained pretty much all day long and been pretty miserable in fact. Just as well we did all the fun stuff yesterday and today has just been a chill out day at home. I ... Read More about Back To The School Run
We have been looking forward to the holidays for ages. My son was finding the last few weeks of term time a strain - you know that summer term is far too long. It always amazes me when the government talks about making school term times longer. I do wonder if politicians have any grip on the ... Read More about When The Holidays Don’t Go To Plan
This year the drumstick is 60 years old. Looking back it was very much a part of my childhood and it's certainly part of J's growing up years. It's a tasty treat even now in my adult years and I have always loved the cheerful, distinctive yellow and red packaging. We've teamed up with Swizzels ... Read More about Drumstick Bucket List
I'm sure my son's school isn't the only one that doesn't seem to believe in making it easy for parents. To be fair I'm sure it's not a deliberate policy, and I suspect it's just a lack of thoughtfulness and planning ahead. How many times have you been asked to provide something at the ... Read More about Inconsiderate Schools
I am sick to death of people shooting their mouths off or sharing articles on social media this election without checking their facts and sources. People seem to think they have a right to say what they like, but when you ask them to back up what they say with facts, they can't. They often don't ... Read More about What Really Annoys Me About The Election?