Home educated | but not a square peg for a round hole.

Home educated | but not a square peg for a round hole.

I had a comment on a post this morning that I haven’t been able to get out of my head. This comment was in response to a post about school not meeting the needs of all kids and it went something along the lines of……

bullet journal setup | how to start a bullet journal the easy way (free 2020 bujo printables)

bullet journal setup | how to start a bullet journal the easy way (free 2020 bujo printables)

Everything you need for your bullet journal setup! I have to say, I was beyond confused when I started looking into how to start a bullet journal last year.   I loved the concept…   All of my to-do lists, post-it notes and scribbles on…

The real problem with parents today…

The real problem with parents today…

We’ve all read those articles about how us parents are messing up our kids. Whether we’re been accused of being on screens too much, inconsistent with rules or too soft.   Articles like this one that’s been read by over 30 million people links increasing…

Why I won’t make my children sit still…

Why I won’t make my children sit still…

I’ll admit that as a 21-year-old teacher I used the words ‘sit still’ more than I probably should have! I didn’t know it at the time. I’d been trained to think that learning meant sitting still. I was taught to utilise several strategies to ‘encourage’…

A Letter To Headteachers Everywhere…

A Letter To Headteachers Everywhere…

Dear Headteacher, Summer is over and your classrooms are full of smartly dressed students once again. My child won’t be among them because I’m disappointed at the state of Education in this country. I’m disappointed that children so young are already bored with learning. Their…

French Baby Books That You Need On Your Bookshelf.

French Baby Books That You Need On Your Bookshelf.

French Books for Babies and Toddlers Babies love books! French baby books are the perfect way to introduce a new language to your little one. Babies love the colours, the textures and the sound of the spoken words…but most of all, they love the special…