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It Seems They’re Growing Up

The kids and I went out recently. Which under recent circumstances was actually unusual. We’d forgotten about going out, it’s been a while. It was an uneventful trip, nothing to tell really. So why am I talking about it? Because it was uneventful, that’s just it. Somehow, somewhere along the way, the kids have grown …

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Today Is The Day

Today is the day. Today is the day that we have been waiting for. Looking forward to? I’m not quite sure, actually. Today is the day that news of the secondary school places are released.  We want to know what will be happening, my daughter wants to find out where she’ll be spending the next …

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Is It Half Term Yet?

Is it half term yet? Nearly, the end is in sight! How’s everyone doing? How is the homeschooling going? As you can probably tell by the title of this post, I am more than ready for half term. This half term has been hard. It has felt soooo long. Homeschool is quite different to when …

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Boo Is 11

Today my girl turns 11 years old. I know, I know, I say it every year, but how is this possible? She was only just toddling around, it was only a few months ago that she started school, surely? And yet here she is, in her final year at primary school, and we’re about to …

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Little Man is 8!

How can this be? How can my baby boy already be turning 8? Yes, Little Man is 8 years old today, and he is really not so little any more! This is a big week in our house, as the kids are back at school for the first time since March and we are celebrating …

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Siblings August 2020

Another month, another siblings update. Here we are in mid-August and it seems strange to think that I’ve had these two as my constant companions for almost five months now and only have a couple of more weeks with them around all day, if all goes well with schools reopening. Whilst I’m looking forward to …

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