Reasons I Hate Book Week – Part 2

You probably guessed my rant re Book Week would carry on … the Part 1/Part 2 thing probably gave it away. The last one, that was just a little thing that got up my twat and I didn’t feel okay at all with the fact that parents who send their…

On reading to children every day

A little over a week ago, I was sent a press release, inviting me to a media event about encouraging parents to read to their children every day. The same blah we’ve been hearing for years, more ‘do this, do that’ towards parents … or that was my first take…

Boys will be boys, so I take them shopping

Stuck at home with three boys whilst Grumpy goes off to work – on the holidays he is supposed to be having. Not much chance of getting work done, so opt for going shopping. There is a purpose; we have to replace the bowls that have been broken over the…