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#Blogtober18 day 5: education for #WorldTeachersDay

I have worked in education for the last 13 years in a variety of roles both in and out of the classroom. It is a huge privilege to be able to support the next generation and inspire a love of learning. But it is also a huge responsibility, and the pressures faced by teachers is […]

#Project365 week 36 back to school

So, summer is over and school is back! It has been an incredibly busy week and, as I write this on Saturday afternoon, I think I need another holiday to recover! Day 245: an unexpected treat! Anya had just been to a party in town and we’d gone for lunch then we discovered this park […]

5 reasons to be excited about back to school

In less than a week, my three children will be back at preschool, infant school and junior school. Part of me feels a little sad that the summer has disappeared so quickly but I definitely don’t want to get caught up in the 18 summers panic that did the rounds at the start of the […]

#MySundayPhoto school’s out 2018

Last year I took the first pic on the way home from the last day of school. Anya finished preschool and was headed to infant school after the summer while Matthew was leaving that infant school to go to junior school. It has been an amazing year for them both and they have flourished under […]

#Project365 week 29

Everyone is tired and emotional this week. Anya has been sobbing about leaving her teacher, Zach has been a grumpy whirlwind who demands biscuits every 5 seconds and Matt has been very busy so is exhausted! Day 196: big day for Anya: she got her ears pierced! Day 197: I headed into school for Matthew’s […]