Back to School – Year Three

Back to School – Year Three

The back to school hustle and bustle seems a distant memory as I sit down to write this post. Our lives are packed full of studying, volunteering, new jobs and new after school activities. We haven't got round to updating the blog in a while and life is whizzing past at a crazy rate. But I've always loved having a place to look back at our family moments, so I felt it was time I made an effort to fit writing back into my day. This year M entered Key Stage 2, which…continue reading →
Back to School – Year Two

Back to School – Year Two

Just like that another Summer is over, the shops are full of Halloween goodies and our little dude bounced his way back to school into Year 2. This year is the year more independent learning is encouraged and is also the year M takes his SATS. We expect a lot of changes in M this year. When M went back to school in Year one we thought he looked so little still against the rest of the school. But over the year he seemed to go through some major growth changes both mentally…continue reading →
Back to School – Year One

Back to School – Year One

It feels crazy that we are already at the stage of parenting where we mention our child going back to school. But with M being quite tall and very good at articulating himself it can be easy to see how ready he is for Year One. Once up and in his uniform for his first day back, I felt more emotional than the day we saw him off into reception. There is something about your child growing before your eyes that pulls at your heart and makes you wish to keep them innocent…continue reading →