Today was the first full rehearsal for Plum’s dance show at the end of next week. It’s quite a big affair – two sell out shows at Mansfield Palace Theatre, each lasting over two hours, as everyone who attends the dance school performs on stage, from tiny tots[…]

We made it – the last day of a week of blogging our home ed activities every day. I genuinely wondered if we’d make it this far when I started. But we did, and we finished on a high! I purposely leave Wednesday free (except for Bean’s swimming[…]

Tuesday, wrote a maker of exceedingly mediocre cakes …. Our Tuesdays are in transition at the moment – we recently stopped running the Home Ed group we’ve run for the past 18 months on Tuesday afternoons, and Bean’s new tennis lessons on Tuesday mornings don’t start for a[…]

Ahh Monday morning …  The closest thing we come to a school run is on Monday mornings when we all jump in the car and drive to Nottingham where the kids go to a home education gymnastics group run by Nottingham City Gymnastics Club. We’ve only been attending[…]

Well, I have so much to write about today… but none of it is home ed related and it all belongs in a different post!  We have had a very lazy day today. Lots of playing, some TV, some games, playing with the cats, talking with the chooks …[…]

Saturday started faaaaar earlier than any Saturday should be allowed to. Plum has a 9am lesson at the Razzamataz Theatre School on Saturdays and usually I take her and sit in the atrium outside getting some work done whilst I wait. This morning I had to take the boys[…]