Failing the School Run

Why I fail the school run.

Survival of the Six Weeks Holidays

The end of the school year is looming and a monumental challenge is ready and waiting for us parents as we embark on 6 full weeks with our children. Over the past week I have seen various posts on blogs and across social media which I have found quite honestly a bit “preachy.” The postsContinue reading “Survival of the Six Weeks Holidays”

The Reality of Half Term

As half term approached, the week before last I was feeling confident and organised about my week ahead at home with my children. As always I have learnt the key to a successful half term with my three young children is organisation, which doesn’t necessarily come easy to me and predominantly the main reason IContinue reading “The Reality of Half Term”

Tins of Beans!

The term “Harvest Festival” is something that I remember from school. It was the week we took in cans of baked beans my mum had at the back of the cupboard and the teachers gave them to old people. As the years went on Harvest Festival became less and less of a thing in ourContinue reading “Tins of Beans!”

Unorganised Parenting – A Survival Guide

Hints and Tips for those unorganised parents suffering in silence at the hands of the school run!

September Stress

Across my news feeds the last 6 weeks I have seen countless memes and statuses with the same theme; parents counting down the days till the end of the summer holidays. Personally I have enjoyed my summer with my children, not because I am a perfect mother, but because my children tend to get aContinue reading “September Stress”