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 […]
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 […]
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.
Hello everyone and welcome to my first ever easy-peasy Scratch Project. This project is called Trampoline Cat and it is a really simple project so it is great for beginners and Scratch noobs. Are you ready? Then let’s get coding!
In early November I took on a mammoth task. I love home education but as with everything, there are a one or two small cons, at least for us. One of which is Christmas Cards. (See, it’s very small con indeed.) Now, in our first year of home educating we didn’t send nor receive many […]
Remember my post about the parcel full of cultural goodies we received from Singapore? (You can see it here ) Well, what did we do with the cool items we got? I wanted to make the most of each item before placing them carefully inside our Asia continent box so I organised a two-day mini […]
Hello to all of my readers both old and new! Finally, I have sat down and wrote my first blog post of the year. It’s been a while since I last wrote a post hasn’t it? Two months to be precise. Two very fun, exciting, busy, hectic and *sometimes* very stressful months. When I say […]
I challenge you to join us and take part in the 12 Crafts of Christmas challenge with your kids.
What are the best educational YouTube channels? I see this asked a lot. Well, if you’re looking for the coolest people to subscribe to then look no further. Here is a list of cool channels your kids will love without a kinder egg or unboxing in sight.