20 things every school-mum should know…

It seemed just yesterday when Little Man started nursery and I penned this post on 10 things every nursery-going mum should know. Then he started school and I wrote a number of posts on getting kids ready for reception, managing tearful … Continued

Realisations as my child starts school: the pros and cons

Starting reception – it's a BIG DEAL. It's the start of a new chapter in your child's life, the beginning of his school life. It's the point when you are not the main carer and protector of your child for … Continued

Back To School: Your ultimate to-do list!

It's almost that time of the year again – September – when the new school year begins. When it's time to bid adieu to the fun and sun (if we're lucky) of summer and get back into the routine of … Continued

Learning to read and write with Mrs Wordsmith: Review

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Little Man loves Mrs Wordsmith. I love Mrs Wordsmith. We interact with her every other morning for a good 20 minutes. She lives with us, housed in Little Man's desk drawer. Surprised? Well, Mrs Wordsmith is not a woman, but … Continued