Category Archives: Education

Holy F**k – I think I’ve Joined the PTA…

Well, that about says it all. There was a meeting today about the PTA and, since younger children were welcome (I managed to get Mr W to babysit though) and I want to make sure I’m being supportive of Biggest … Continue reading

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My Baby is at School (hoooorrrraaaaayyyy!)

OK, so it is a big step, your first born going to school, but am I alone in having shed zero tears on his first day? I was warned to take tissues with me, but remained dry-eyed, as did he. … Continue reading

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One GIANT leap for a small boy…

So, we’re doing nicely with the summer holidays, not too bored, weather fairly good, activities ok so far so all generally positive. The one thing that plays on my mind, however is that my little boy going to school is … Continue reading

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#Blogging4Madeleine – Remembering Missing Children

It was my birthday yesterday and among my own celebrations I always remember that the day after my birthday Madeleine McCann’s family should be celebrating hers, but aren’t because she is still missing. Thanks to the tireless efforts of Kate … Continue reading

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The A-Z Challenge – S is for School, School, Schoooool! – #atozchallenge

A while ago I guest posted over on Curly & Candid about my concerns about school admissions in our area, as we were filling out the application for our eldest son. Well, I’m so pleased to finally be able to … Continue reading

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