Home Education in October

I am a little late posting up our Home Ed review for October – I completely forgot about it if I’m honest, which I think is a sign that I feel more confident in what we are doing and not feeling the need to account for what we are doing…

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Geomags Mechanics Gravity Shoot & Catch : Review

This advertorial contains affiliate links Last month Damian and I made sure to have a bit of 1-1 time with the older children – Damian and Daniel headed off for a cafe trip one morning, and the next day I took Emma to the town centre to choose a gift…

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And now, you are six

I’ve delayed writing this post this year. Usually, my ‘birthday’ posts are written in good time, with opportunity for a few tweaks and a read through the night before it publishes. But this one… I don’t know. I’ve struggled with where to start. I’m not sure, this time, I can…

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Reflections on Life

This is a sponsored post Tonight is the eve of Daniel’s birthday. As the first born, his birthdays are even more a marker of time – that moment when life changed beyond compare, in ways we knew it would, but in ways we could never have anticipated. It’s also a…

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The Children’s Bookshow in Manchester

Please note this post contains affilliate links Back in the early summer, the older children and I were invited along to the Children’s Bookshow event in Manchester. I checked the date and agreed we could go. I’ll confess to not having known too much about the Children’s Bookshow, nor what…

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