Today there was a fallout in the house. (Actually, there are often fallouts in the house, it's to do with having children :/ ) Today, though some technology fell out with some other technology - for reasons best known only to itself, the router fell out with my netbook, and denied it access to the … [Read more...] about A bit of an odd day
I started yesterday with the best intentions to catch up on paperwork and blogging. We all know about best intentions :( Ah well, lots of other stuff was achieved instead. As part of my continuing (ongoing, proactive ;) ) campaign to improve Big's self-esteem as she compares herself to school … [Read more...] about SATs all folks!
I confess that I wasn't planning to join in with the Friday Club this week. I'm not much of a one for baking. I'm just not good at it. I follow instructions carefully, and at the end, get back something that looks nothing like the picture in the recipe book - it's depressing. However, Big came … [Read more...] about Cake, cookies, Guides and fundraising.
For some reason that I don't quite understand, Big feels that she is behind where she would be if she were in school. I doubt that's true. There are definitely things she hasn't covered that she might have done, but there's an awful lot she's done that she'd not have done in school. However, this … [Read more...] about It's all about perception. Oh, and nutrition.
Few more reviews that the kids finished off earlier. Big reviewed There's A Pharaoh In Our Bath! - her third Jeremy Strong of the week I think. And I took a look at the fourth Astral Legacies book, The Elephants' Call, as sent to us by Top That Publishing. Small read and reviewed The Great … [Read more...] about And still they came #100books