Who doesn’t enjoy a good curry? Family life is made by and full of traditions – many are passed on from generation to generation, perhaps tweaked along the way to make them even better (such as Christmas). One of ours is birthday celebrations, which include decorating the kitchen with balloons, banners and confetti before breakfast… Continue reading Who ordered the phaal?
Bonkers. That’s the only way I can describe it… It was like a cross between Cluedo, musical chairs and a bad speed-dating evening! Last week was our first experience of a senior school parents’ evening. S is approaching the end of her first year of senior school (Yr 7 in the UK) and, as is… Continue reading Parents evening
School Run Snippet #2 – Extra Eyes E, as the youngest, is the last to be dropped off on the school run. Being in a different school to the others and mid-way through Year 4 has its advantages, including a slightly later start. The ‘advantage’ is something of a hard sell when the others may… Continue reading An Extra Eye????
It’s said that you should never stop learning, and I’m always a big fan of that when it comes to the kids. I’ll often tell them that they can go to bed happy because ‘they’ve learnt something new today’. Whether that’s a new skill (putting pants on the right way round would be one), or… Continue reading Playdates….ANOTHER learning experience