My Top Essentials for a Home Ed Mum

I have been a home educating mum for just over a year now, and as I am a member of various groups I tend to see questions on a fairly regular basis asking for advice about the things people *need* for their children. It’s usually people asking for recommendations on…

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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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Our Home Education in September

Well… September has been and gone and with it the start of a new academic year. I’ll be honest and say that August didn’t really feel terribly productive (hence why there wasn’t a monthly review post!) and there have been times in September when I’ve really had to sit and…

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Learning about Big Cats

Last week the older two children participated in the local geography fair. D did a project all about world flags (you can read more about his project here) and Em did her project on the habitats of the big cats. Em loves lions so this was a natural choice for…

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Not Back to School 2018

So, today marks the day when the oldest two children would have headed back to school, or to school for the first time in Emma’s case. Daniel would be going into year one, and Emma into her reception year. But, for us, we have a ‘Not Back to School’ day.…

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