Back to School checklist

As some of you may know I have one child going into Y4 and another starting reception this September. I can not believe that I will have 2 children in school, they grow up so fast. With one of them being in Y4 and another in Reception their back to school needs are very different. So I have put together a few items that may help you with younger and older children with back to school. Decent size backpack – I bought my eldest a school book bag when he first started school and it soon became very obvious that… View Post

Rants about School

Rants about School… So angry that Little Man is in effect being punished for having 3 days of school for being sick, (2 separate occasions) genuinely poorly with a temperature of 39.5 and being sick. He didn’t eat for 2 days, didn’t move off the sofa for a day and half and was poorly. Anyone who knows Little Man personally knows he does not sit still, he is on the go all day from the moment his eyes open until the minute they close at night. So for him to not move off the sofa for the best part of… View Post

New chapter starting shortly

It’s a very sad time and also a very proud time for hubby and I. Our Little Man who was 4 in May will be starting school in just over 3 months. How do we feel about this?? Its bitter-sweet for us, were both so happy he is moving on to a new chapter in his life and growing up. However where is our baby gone. It only seems like 5 minutes ago that I gave birth to him. I am really sad that Little Man and 4 of his friends are all going to the same school, he however… View Post