I have to start this post with a confession. We have been struggling with Home Ed. Whilst Bean has been making progress, it has been a battle to get him to do anything. It’s been hard for all of us and it got to the point this week[…]

I had hoped this flare up of fibromyalgia would be short-lived, but that doesn’t seem to the case so far, so last week I went to see my doctor to ask about treatments. I was hoping they had progressed since the last time I had a big flare[…]

I have to admit, it’s been hard to find a topic for today’s Happy Days photo. Today has been hard. In the end though I decided on this picture, which may seem odd. It’s a picture of the injection site from this morning’s blood tests. Why? Well, for one[…]

I thought I’d try something new for Wordless Wednesday for a little while with a series of What Am I? pictures. Leave your guesses in the comments below and next week I’ll reveal the answer as well as posting a new What Am I? picture. Leave links to[…]

Today was the day that Bean delved into the world of Shakespeare for the first time (if we don’t count Gnomeo and Juliet – and I don’t think we do). Yesterday he was given a box set of Shakespeare titles which have been rewritten for younger readers. He[…]

Monday started better than I had imagined it would, given my allotment activities the day before. All three children were in great moods. On our tentative “timetable”, Bean ought to have been working on a cubs badge for his topic work, but he asked if we could swap[…]