I can’t believe I haven’t blogged since early 2016! It made me giggle seeing that my last post was about being 6 months into home education, awww…. baby home ed mama! We have now completed 4 schools years worth of home education, we’ve come so far that now Zoey would be about to start reception… Read More Hello Again!
So it’s been 6 months since we deregistered our 6 year old from the local primary school here in the UK and it’s been a rollercoaster ride so far! I’ve seen a lot of posts recently on different facebook groups from parents who have just taken their kids out of school or are seriously considering it… Read More 6 things I’ve learnt from 6 months of home education
So it’s mothers day here in the UK, and sitting here with my 1 year old daughter waiting for my 6 year old daughter to wake up, with a hot cup of coffee and cbeebies playing in the background, it’s given me a moment to reflect on motherhood…
Splatter painting is a brilliant ace to hide up your sleeve for when the kids are getting under your feet and pestering you but you’ve got to get the dishes done etc… this takes a couple of minutes to set up and you will literally have to drag them away when it’s time to finish, it’s… Read More Easy messy art project for kids of all ages
So we’ve been home educating for a couple of months now, and it’s honestly more than I could have hoped for. I had all these hopes and dreams of what it would be like, and don’t get me wrong, we have days where it all goes out the window, but for the most part we… Read More The unexpected benefits of home education for parents
Does anyone else stress out once the Christmas gifts start showing up in the shops in September!? I feel like it takes the fun out of it, having the holidays thrown in my face months in advance every time I just want to pick up some shopping or turn on the TV to watch Downton… Read More Take the stress out of gift shopping and reclaim the holidays!
So that’s it, the summer holidays are almost over, my daughters old school goes back next week and we truly begin our home education journey… and we couldn’t be more excited. So many people have been asking me about this choice and although there are a million reasons that I could explain I am simply… Read More eek….it’s the end of the summer holidays!