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#MySundayPhoto Sunday 21st May

School reunion! Who can believe it is 20 years since we took our GCSEs?! Huge thanks to the fab organisers, so sorry more people didn’t come along to enjoy your efforts. I think we all had a great time catching up 🙂 Looking forward to seeing you all again soon!

Year 2 SATs: what my heart and head are telling me…

My tiny little bundle of joy is now a hulking great 6 year old (nearly 7) and is about to take his first government organised tests, known as SATs. My heart says he is too little to be judged, labelled, become a statistic. My head tells me that this could help him by allowing the […]

Are 3 kids ever easier than 1? The school run example

I was chatting to a mum of one the other day and she couldn’t understand how I get 3 children ready to go out in the morning as she struggles with her one. No secret. Just a timetable and a routine. The kids know that if they want time to play before school then they […]

Messages to my younger self

I decided to look back at the most life changing moments in my life over the past 20 years and record messages to myself at those times. In 1997 I was just about to take my GCSEs. In 2002 I was getting ready to leave university. In 2005 I was considering leaving dental nursing but […]