When Did I Get This Old?

Morning Peeps! đź‘‹ I was having a lovely chat with the teenager this morning when I realised that these 'normal' conversations mean I'm really old! (Okay, I'm not because I was young when I had her, but I feel very old!) Our daily conversation involves her college application/university choices, course she'll be doing this time [...]

Make-Ahead Meals

Howdy Peeps! I've been trying to expand my recipe repertoire by looking for more freezer meals to make (as I'm out at least 2 evenings per week now). I was watching Youtube videos on the subject and they recommended these 'cook once' meals...so you do all the prep one day and eat for several...kind of [...]

Exams And More Exams

Morning  Peeps! I know it's Sunday, but if you have a child approaching GCSEs, A-Levels or SATs right now- or are taking them yourselves-  then this is for you. If you haven't already, you may want to read Back To The Grindstone/The Final Push and start from there. For SATs takers: Top Tips for SATs Prep SATs [...]

School League Tables (UK)

Evening Peeps! Just a quick extra post... You may have seen in the news that the UK school league tables came out yesterday. Here's what you need to know: They compare schools within each county giving a decimal score and a label saying whether a school is average, above or below. Find the school you're [...]