You can take the boy out of the school, but can you take the school out of the parent? There's a constant balancing act here, to discharge our legal duty under Section 7 of the 1996 Education Act 7. The parent of every child of compulsory school age shall cause him to receive efficient full-time … [Read more...] about Pointless education and missing caches.
places we like
Last Sunday we went to Wicken Fen nature reserve, to join a National Trust #GBWalk bloggers event. I love Wicken Fen. It's just at the limits of my drive for a good day out, but it's completely worth it. It was the first nature reserve the National Trust owned, back in 1899, and at that point was … [Read more...] about A #GBWalk at Wicken Fen with the National Trust
Yesterday I packed up the entire contents of the house and dragged them down the road to the beach for a couple of hours, then dragged them home again. That's what it felt like anyway. It occurred to me that I carried less stuff when I was interrailing for a month than I do for a quick trip out for … [Read more...] about The beach with added Miffy
Funky boots and triominos. Tissue paper hot air balloon team work. Best balloon there apparently. :) Fabulous light harp. I made this. Finishing the day with bubbles. The only drawback was the driving. 1 hour 45 on the way there, then I missed my junction on the way home and added ten to fifteen … [Read more...] about Photoblog: science alive.