Monthly Archive: September 2016

Playgroups

What are you experiences at playgroups? Honestly, such a simple concept…children, toys, parents drinking tea, yet it can become the most political, fractious situation going at the drop of a hat.     I took …

Book links

I thought I’d put a list of links the books I mentioned recently. They are suitable for toddlers onwards – Jude loves them all and even Elsa enjoys listening to them too. Click on the …

Failings and dwellings

I’ve had too much time to think and dwell on things today. Working from home means that: a) I concoct some fantastic plans in my head that are highly unachievable but limitlessly dream-like. b) I …

Linked post

You’ve all read most of this content before but I wrote an article at that weekend that combined a few of my posts for this lovely lady Mandi and today, she published it on her blog site! …

Rollercoaster

Not the fun, theme park style rollercoasters, I meant the type that seems to control my emotions, the type that floods my heart with love for Jude because he has been an absolute joy for …

Paper, paper everywhere…

With my new organised head on, I decided today to sort the mountains of paperwork that are hidden in every orifice of this house. I have no idea why I started this ridiculous task, can …

Confused about Direct Payment entitlement

I’m confused. It really doesn’t take a whole lot to achieve this but after thinking I had finally managed an element of clarity in my mind regarding social care support for Jude, I’m now back to …

Yoga

I had one of those weird scenarios a couple of days ago where you read an article on a regularly frequented website  and you realise that you have been investigating exactly the same thing they …

Schooooolll and the Motivational Start

My prayers have been answered and the 5th September has finally been gifted to us. Hoorraahhh!!     This weekend, I was inspired by all the smug posts on Facebook about preparing uniforms in advance …