An Interesting Month

Happy All Saints Day Peeps! It's November 😱 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qy4BGRAwCfg Always makes me laugh...although I can't compute not feeling Christmassy! Strange as it may seem it is actually November. November's a big month for us in lots of ways, not least our daughter's mock exams! Despite the stress she's under, she went into school telling her [...]

Randomness

Howdy Thursday Peeps! My brain's pulling all kinds of crazy on me... so I'll share some of the load with you, in case you're interested. Firstly, it's April next week. That means several things to me: My shop work increases as we go to summer closing times. It's the new financial year so most bills [...]

Madness (and not the good kind)

Afternoon Peeps! I've seen and heard several things on the news this week that have disturbed me so I thought I'd share them and share my responses too. As a mum, I think we need to address these things so our kids can learn from them. Some schools and universities are banning clapping and cheering [...]

International Youth Day

Morning Peeps! Happy Youth Day! 🙂 I love working with teenagers, they teach me as I teach them. They'll explain the latest slang/text abbreviation/dance craze without hesitation and tell you exactly what they think/feel about certain things. We should be encouraging them to speak up more, not telling them to hush. So many young people [...]