Our home education year – Looking back

We don’t follow the school terms here and now that we’re back from our month in Trinidad and Tobago and don’t have family staying with…

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What I learned while travelling home with my kids

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll have seen that we’ve just got back from a month in Trinidad and Tobago, where I’m from. It…

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The Holiday Makers – a closer look at engineering for kids

This post is brought to you by government campaign the Year of Engineering With an aunt who’s an engineer and other friends and family in…

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For our children, for us all – making more noise on gendering

“Is your husband a sports fan?” my phone provider’s rep asks nonchalantly. Distracted, I reply, “Yes he is but he doesn’t need his phone to…”…

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Our family bed set up

Debenhams recently sent us new bedding to give our bedroom a mini makeover. We’ve been through lots of configurations when it comes to sleep. Having…

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Seven ways to amp up your garden as a learning space

In partnership with Groupon Sunny warm days not quite here just yet in Cornwall (I was wearing my winter jacket yesterday!) but we’ve had the…

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Our homeschool term: Spring

We’ve been following Story of the World since September. It’s our first year consistently checking out history. I very loosely look to The Well Trained…

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