The casts I make look fab. Such tiny hands and feet. Few people would guess how much work goes into them though, which is partly why I would always advise against DIY kits (but that post is for another day). To get the stunning casts you can see[…]

I’ve just sat down with my hot chocolate (yes, I am 93) and realised I haven’t blogged today. Oops. It’s a busy day really. After a bit of an unintended lie-in, a mad dash to get the kids up and dressed so SL could take them to park[…]

So, Bean’s year 1 parents’ evening was earlier this week. When I was a teacher, if the student was present with their parents, I would always ask them what they thought I was going to say about them, especially if they were a bit lazy, or poorly behaved. 

I’ve been meaning to post this for the last week, but just never seemed to get round to it.  So, at last, here we are.  A daily prize draw (you only need to enter once to be entered every day), to win a copy of the brand new[…]