A couple of days back at school for our youngest the other week and he had a cold. A cold he has then lovingly passed around our entire family – we haven’t missed those over the last year that’s for sure.
Can anyone see half term yet? It’s coming I promise. Term time is in full swing and those brand new uniforms that you purchased and then spent hours labelling are now being put through their paces fives time a week. As much as four lots of school uniform feels like a mission sometimes, I get […]
In some areas the new school term has already begun, in others, term starts this week. Have you got a little one starting school for the first time? How do you feel? Are they excited or anxious or a bit of both? Seven in 10 parents worry their child won’t make friends when starting school, […]
Back to school might mean new stationary. What is it about new stationary? I remember as a child getting really excited about the new school term and my new pencil case and brand spanking new pens and pencils. Anyone else? These days stationary is much more cool and there are some lovely things out there […]
After the long summer holidays getting back into a routine for school can be a bit of a mission for everyone. Energy levels can be low, immunity is challenged and it can be difficult to relax in amongst all the stuff that has to get done. The school holidays can leave you a bit frazzled […]
Schools almost out for summer here, perhaps some of your children have already broken up for the holidays? Whilst in the shops the other day picking up a few things for end of term parties, I couldn’t help but notice all the “back to school” stuff already coming out in the aisles. There were tons […]
So most of us have been back at school for a couple of weeks now. It’s starting to feel more like the routine again. As you have most likely gathered, if you are a regular reader of the blog, I’ve learnt embrace the chaos that parenting brings. Most of the time I can be found […]