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! ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿ’™ 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 [...]

4 Weeks To Go

Howdy Peeps! It's almost Christmas!!! ๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽ„โ˜ƒ๏ธ๐ŸฆŒ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿป๐ŸŽ That means a lot of people will start an advent calendar on Sunday. About 5 or 6 years ago my daughter and I saw an idea for one in a magazine/on TV/Pinterest and thought it would be fun to make our own...we decorated tin cans and I filled them [...]

I’m Angry: Credit Cards and Children

Hello Peeps! Yes, you read that title correctly, credit cards being aimed at children! Now I know people can't have credit until they're 18, but the subliminal message that credit is fun, normal and even essential is being rammed into our kids' brains...and I don't like it! I was watching TV the other evening and [...]

Easter Holiday Treats

`How-do Peeps! Firstly, I hope you had a good Easter? Secondly, thank you all for the amazing response to yesterday's blog forย Autism Awareness Day! You are all amazing for supporting the cause and sharing the info...massive thanks! โค Today we hit the reality of having the rest of the holidays to fill, so I thought [...]

Autism Awareness Day

Happy Monday Peeps! So today is Autism Awareness Day, so I guess I'm here to make you aware of it. ๐Ÿ™‚ What is Autism? The definition used by the National Autistic Society says: "Autism is a lifelong developmental disability that affects how people perceive the world and interact with others. Autistic people see, hear and [...]