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SATS are coming!

So this morning saw me sending my eldest, E, to school to sit her first Yr 6 SAT exam. One of the most ridiculous things about our education system seems to be the idea that our children must be tested at every stage in order to "track their progress." Now most of us know that… Continue reading SATS are coming!

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Beating myself up…

So recently I've been feeling like a bit of a failure if I'm honest, maybe it's the weather making me feel crappy being so up and down or maybe it's just that I'm slowly coming to the end of my maternity leave? You see when I started my Maternity I had big plans, huge (slightly… Continue reading Beating myself up…

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My problem with Advent Calendars πŸŒ²πŸ™ˆ

Here we are on the 12th December already! Didn't realise just how far we had got into December until M asked me this morning what door to open on her advent calendar (cue minor breakdown about all the stuff I still need to do before the big day) Speaking of Advent Calendars I have decided… Continue reading My problem with Advent Calendars πŸŒ²πŸ™ˆ