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Jubilant in July

All dressed up and nowhere to go…

For the last couple of years, the end of July has made me feel like an excitable 8 year-old, all dressed in my Sunday best, neatly-wrapped gift in hand, only to find the birthday party has been cancelled at the last moment. 625 more words

End of an era and scan bran update

So I haven’t posted my Scan Bran updates for a couple of days as it has been the end of term at school so I have been crazy busy sorting stuff out and generally being a bit sad.  466 more words


Holiday Preparation - Shopping List & Packing Tips

School is out for some of our lovely Scottish friends and for others, holidays start right now, which means it’s time to start preparing, so – to save you some time – here’s a check-list of all those essentials you’ll need to add to the shopping list! 334 more words

Term end - sad or sweet?

School term ends, summer hols begin and so does the usual media coverage on the good, the bad, and what to do with the kids all day. 404 more words

Onwards and upwards

So that’s another year done of school runs, chats at the school gates, reply slips, cake bakes, school trips, show & tells, playdates, violin lessons, assemblies, reading books, spelling lists, birthday parties and everything else that the school year brings. 532 more words


Parma Mozza Pizza Fingers

As we race to the finish line of the school year and want to make the most of the good weather after school, I certainly don’t want to faffing around in a hot kitchen for long. 206 more words

Home Cooking

Embracing the end-of-term-tears

It’s one of my favourite times of year. The sun is shining, the sunglasses are on and school is at its most relaxed. These last few days are the memory makers. 467 more words