Our children are little heroes. Their lives have been turned upside down overnight. They miss school, their friends and, for some, the routine. With that comes frustration and anxiety. Some days they don’t know what to do with themselves. I’m sure I’m not the only one who has days where its a request for snacks… Continue reading I’m Bored!
It’s completely natural if our children are feeling scared or worried at the moment. They finished school on March 12th, expecting to be going back again soon. Instead, we have had to tell them that they won’t be going back to school for the rest of this academic year. Their life as they know it… Continue reading Helping Our Children Cope
Love it or loathe it, Elf on the Shelf has become a huge phenomenon. If like me, you were daft enough to jump aboard the Elf train, this is the time you may (or may not) wonder occasionally; ‘What will I do with that feckin’ Elf this year?’ With that in mind, I have compiled… Continue reading Elf on the Shelf…..Guess Who’s Back!
THIS IS FIVE The elusive ‘they’ say that time flies. The days are long, the years are short, so on and so forth. It pains me to say it, but ‘they’ are right. The last five years have slipped by in a heartbeat. He won’t let me refer to him as my baby anymore. Two… Continue reading This Is Five
Yes, I interviewed my children! This is completely inspired by a recent post from Kate Takes 5 where Kate asked her son this selection of 23 questions. I asked two of my children the questions; actually, I asked all five, but the answers I’m sharing are from my 13-year-old and 5-year-old. My three older kids… Continue reading Interview with the Children!