I should have done some shopping. We've got friends coming round tomorrow, I should have done some tidying. I have lots of work to do, I should have done some of that. (Well, OK, I did do some). I also broke the blogring, but come on - did anyone notice? And it's back now and fixed... I … [Read more...] about By contrast, today really was quiet
won't cook, can't cook
It's quarter past seven and Small is in bed asleep - unheard of! Big is upstairs with Tim having her bedtime story, and I am savouring the silence... Let's see, we didn't do everything I'd hoped for, but we did a fair bit. Big did some more of her workbook, filled in a form to get a fun book … [Read more...] about And to round up
Started the day by embarassingly falling asleep again as the children tootled off downstairs. Oops. Eventually woke up and came down and fed them - Big can do breakfast for them, and usually does while I'm getting my cup of tea, but she can't put Small in his high chair for him to actually eat … [Read more...] about Socialisation rules OK
'What's an outfox, mummy?' 'I have no idea - what are you talking about?' 'Swiper outfoxed Dora - so what's an outfox?' Light dawns... It's been a Dora fiesta today, and Big still went up to bed in tears because she couldn't watch yet another episode. Sigh. I did washing, more washing, … [Read more...] about What's an outfox?
Well, we didn't make it to home ed group. For whatever reason, Big is wound up like a tight spring this morning, and although I am aware that it is my own behaviour that requires modifying in order to improve hers, I was struggling to find anything good to praise her for, in between the slamming … [Read more...] about Sound of the day: t