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A Lovely Surprise

Yo Peeps! Happy Palm Sunday... It is Sunday and I didn't get this lovely parcel today, but I had a book to finish yesterday (sorry but my sci-fi obsession beat my desire to blog)...more on that soon. So, our resolution this year was, and is, to be more eco-friendly. We try to use refillable bottles [...]

An Idiot’s Guide to Pantry Cooking

Howdy Peeps, I'm the idiot 🙋‍♀️ I've been making a broccoli rice casserole for years (I think I saw it on Moneysaving Mom originally). Brilliant for times like these when we want to make the food last. I was just gonna give you the recipe, coz it's easy and cheap but then realised the ton [...]

Your best defense against Covid-19

Howdy peeps, I'm sure I've shared Peter Hollens videos before, but if you haven't seen this one, please watch... it's hilarious, all ages will love it and it gives us something to sing other than happy birthday.... Enjoy! https://youtu.be/-gfOHEaHdjo PS if you haven't got the patience to watch whole thing, start at 2:17 😉 Anna [...]

Monday Stuff

Hello Peeps, Happy Ravenclaw Pride Day! Harry Potter fans will understand the joy of being house-sorted; my daughter and I both turned out to be Ravenclaws, #blueandbronze forever! 😁🦅💙 I'm trying to keep some semblance of normality, so (despite having no lessons) I have still filled my planner with a Noah's Ark theme so I [...]

Happy Leavers Day!

Howdy Peeps! Weird times indeed. It is school leavers day for many yr2 and yr 6 pupils....and ALL GCSE and A-Level teens! There are no proms or leavers books, many friends already not in school, but it is still a special day and the start of their next chapter. My daughter will not go to [...]