Home education. Ask almost anyone involved in it and they’ll tell you that it’s a complete misnomer. The legal term for it is “education otherwise than at school” which doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. But home education suggests that the children spend all their time at home.[…]

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[…]