We’ve always loved taking the children camping, and some of their favourite times have been on camping holidays. We haven’t been camping since the summer of 2015 though. I took the children to Peak Camp, a home ed get together in the Peak District. They thoroughly enjoyed it,[…]

I threw myself wholeheartedly into being a Mum. A home educating Mum. And it was good.

But lately I have come to realise that it’s not enough. And I feel that I am somehow betraying my children by saying that. But there it is. Being a Mum is not enough anymore. Not on its own.

Sooo, I accidentally took a month off. I didn’t intend to, but January was chaotic to say the least.  It started with us battling the insurance company over our car. Some idiot crashed into my car when it was parked outside my house, and they didn’t bother to stop. We battled[…]