Tag Archives: Homework


and I’m talking about mine…not the kids’! DD has just had her assembly.  For that big day, parents were expected to practise their lines with them.  Done.   Not easy, but done.  The end result was fabulous. Next week DS1 has … Continue reading

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10 Things I Thought I’d Never Say as a Parent….

and these include things I swore I would never say as they were babies…. 1. Because I said so…..(in response to their eternally repeated sentences which always seem to start with ‘why?’) 2. If only I had known what it … Continue reading

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Battle of Wills

So, having had a, how should I best describe it?  Oh yes, a challenging year with DS1’s homework last year, I thought I would pre-empt all future resistance by planning my strategy in advance of the new academic year.  I … Continue reading

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