With mark-making coming up as the next steps for both boys at their progress meetings, and both being very typical of boys and not showing much interest in writing at … Continue reading Playroom rotation: Early writing skills
Mummy made the most of having me at home, just me and her. She planned lots of activities that either exercise the prerequisite skills for writing, provide a mark-making opportunity … Continue reading 8 ways to encourage mark making and prepare for writing in the early years!
‘I came in like a wrecking ball’ quite aptly played via Alexa as I closed the front door after the nursery run. That empty feeling I always get when the … Continue reading Wrecking ball
We had a rough night, lots of suctions for Rory who was unsettled, he had taken his nose off and sucked on it for comfort, which then dried him out, … Continue reading Mums view!
July has been a difficult month thus far. I’ve lost count of how many times i’ve said ‘I Quit’ ‘I’m done’ ‘I can’t do this anymore’… But as today is … Continue reading Pot Holes and forward rolls…
Parenthood is mostly decision-making, but this past week has been a particular biggie! Confirming the decision to take on a Personal Assistant for Rory instead of continuing with the care … Continue reading Big Decisions!
And let me get back that ring! Ever felt like you are actually in a boxing ring, yet with no opponent. That is exactly how Mummy felt on Thursday. Quick … Continue reading Pass me the towel…
What a week that was. The fact that we are just getting round to blogging about it on a Tuesday night says a lot about the affairs in our house … Continue reading Upside down, inside out.
I started pre-school in September but due to lack of nurse-cover and once or twice when we did have a nurse but I wasn’t well enough to attend, I have … Continue reading Pre-school Positivity!
I’ve fought for Austin and Rory with every part of me since the day they were born, taking each and every challenge and facing it head on, never just accepting … Continue reading Opportunity TAKEN!
Here I am, hid away in the office with a cup of Yorkshire and a few strawberries in my Cadbury chocolate yoghurt (i’m a Galaxy girl but its desperate times) … Continue reading Searching
I like apples, and pears as it happens, but mostly apples and everyone gets all happy about it when I eat one. They laugh at my apple eating ways – … Continue reading An apple a day…