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Oh You Little Monkey!

I always say I won’t adopt a dog that I can’t handle. I have to be able to lift her into, and out of, the car by myself. 666 more words


Smoothing the transition to high school

I was at a meeting this week where we were discussing how difficult it can be for some children to manage the transition from leaving primary school and going to high school. 228 more words


"Some of our children leave their learning on the carpet".....

This is what a year two teacher said to me this week and it provided a useful opportunity for a discussion about some of the children in his class and why it really seems like they do leave their learning on the carpet! 186 more words


Summer Job - Positions Available. :)

I spend every Monday putting the shoe mountain that gathered at the side on the couch back in the children’s rooms and ‘dissappearing‘ the wilted dandelion or stone collection scattered on the mantle-piece. 427 more words



I tell boychild it’s non-uniform day, but boychild is convinced he knows it all so he goes to school in uniform. I get a call from his mobile. 190 more words


On Report

My 5 1/2 year old is on report at school!

5 1/2! What have I done so wrong to have this happen? Do I behave in such a way that I have made her cheeky, rude and have a tendency to answer back? 572 more words