This is one of those posts that I write in my head on a regular basis, but never actually manage to commit to publishing. But I got up yesterday with my head full of thoughts and figured, why not-put them down and publish. You see, this post is all about having a secret dream (no,(…)
Being able to sit down on a one-to-one basis and interact with a teacher is so beneficial. I say this both as a parent and one time tutor. I loved tutoring-I really got to know my students and could produce learning based on their interests and abilities. I have to say I was also reasonably(…)
We were invited to visit Conkers over the weekend. It’s somewhere I’ve always had my eye on but never managed to get to for one reason or another. I’m ancient enough to remember it being built, so it’s been a long wait! If you are seeking a great value family day out, enjoy the outdoors,(…)
We celebrated my daughter’s 9th birthday in style this week.
Our first week of summer has flown by. So far we’ve made it down to our local park. Looked for owls, as you do. Played in the garden. Visited Sandwell Valley for the first time. Gone bouldering. Where even I had a go and loved it! Spent the day celebrating my daughter’s birthday with friends(…)
This post is for my beautiful girl. Now you are 9 I have to stop myself every so often and just look at you. Not only have you shot up in stature physically, but emotionally and in your maturity too. I have to remember that my baby is growing. You stand tall and I am(…)