I can officially mention Christmas now its December 😀 *HUGE SMILES* With only THREE weeks left until the big day I’ve started scouring the internet for the best, coolest and useful stocking filler gifts for the kids this year. I don’t want to fill them with things just for the sake of it. I want […]
A grumpy grandad, a vegan wolf and a boy who dreams of seeing the woodland animals. It’s a lovely, heart-warming show with awesome live music to bring it to life. You are guaranteed family fun!
We secretly visited the award-winning Cannon Hall Farm on Wednesday 11th October as part of my new blog series “Undercover”. The plan is to visit family-friendly places nearby then write a honest review based on our whole experience without telling them we are coming. For my first Undercover blog post I searched google for somewhere we could go that […]
Are you an unorganised parent? Yep, me too! I’m usually running late, missing something, or shopping last minute for some sweets for the Halloween trick or treaters. This is how it has always been. But no longer! I’m warming up my brain and giving myself a huge kick up the butt this year! The preparations have begun early for […]
I’ve always loved photography. I remember when I was a child I would save up my pocket money to buy one of those old, disposable cameras to take pictures of everything. I once stood for ages at the kitchen window snapping pictures of the birds who were stopping by for a quick snack in our […]
In my last post I briefly mentioned how I’ve been really busy reflecting on my life and what I want to achieve. I’ve been assessing where I’m at right now and planning the journey to get me where I want to be. This journey requires a lot of life changes; some huge and some tiny and […]
This post is different from any post I have done before. This post is all about me. I’ve been doing a lot of thinking recently. I’ve been reflecting on my life, on my blog and on my future. You see, I’ve always been a mum. Just a mum.
In my recent post “Patchwork home education? Doing it our way” I explained that we had chosen to concentrate our efforts on mastering some important skills and making skills work one of our top priorities over the next few months. I always try and educate on a budget because the truth is I’m poor. Seriously, there have […]
#100waysofhomeed #100waysofhomeed has been fantastic so far! The purpose of this bloghop (and hashtag) is to increase positivity within the home education community by celebrating the variety of approaches and styles home educators take.