Category: The School Years

1 simple, avoidable, parenting mistake I was making & how to avoid it.

I have discovered this evening I have been contradicting my parenting with this one simple parenting mistake and I hadn’t even realised I was making it. I haven’t run in years.  Literally years! Yet I found myself on the start line for the Mummy race at T’s first sports day.  …

What they don’t tell you when your firstborn starts school…

Like many parents at this time of year we have just navigated the stormy seas of the FIRST WEEKS OF SCHOOL … The obligatory FB & Insta posts went up of him in his immaculate uniform on his first day (… albeit he was only there for 2 hours!). The …