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Snow day: expectations and reality

Last Friday the children waited with bated breath to find out if their schools were closed for the first snow day of the year. The desperation in their eyes, the hope of a day at home to play in the snow all day…   Well, they got it! The text messages arrived from the schools […]

#MySundayPhoto Remembrance Sunday parade

The rain disappeared and the sun shone down for the local service of Remembrance and parade to the war memorial. The service was very moving and I was incredibly proud of Matthew and Anya for taking part in the parade and honouring the dead.

#MySundayPhoto investiture

Unfortunately not the best photo due to the darkness but I think her happiness is easy to spot! This week Anya was invested into Beavers at the end of a night time walk to spot bats. I love the range of activities the children get to experience and am hugely proud that Anya has joined […]

#MySundayPhoto: new shoes

Zach had some mega excitement this week when we bought him new shoes. When he tried them on last week he screamed the shop down but this week he was over the moon! He ran around the shop for about 15 minutes (to many admiring glances and comments from staff and customers) hence the blurred […]

#MySundayPhoto all the fun at the fair!

What a glorious day! Chris has been ill, I’ve been working hard, the kids are doing brilliantly at school. We deserved a treat! My cheeks were aching from all the laughing and the kids had an amazing time at Carters Steam Fair in Englefield Green (near Egham). Sadly we couldn’t stay for the fireworks but […]