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 [...]

Choose Your Battles

Hey-ho Monday Peeps! The title of this blog is good advice generally, but today it's specifically about parenting. I was asked by a friend recently how to get her 10 year old to wash and brush teeth willingly. I remember that pre-teen phase, my daughter and many of her friends were the same (typically 8-12 [...]