School Holiday Update

School holidays is upon us in Victoria, so whilst we have grand plans to Continue As Normal this is really akin to nailing jelly to the ceiling. There are a considerable number of things happening behind the scenes and unfortunately, during this “break”, some things will just have to wait.…

Family Day, New Venture, Chaos …

Family Day took on a bit of a different feel today. Possibly because we did our utmost to sleep in for as long as possible. Then argue about pancakes. Because … why not. It was also taken up, for the most part, by Grumpy Pants and his need to do…

Official

The school term ends today and I have carefully structured my day to ensure the greatest level of productivity in the time I have available, what with early finishing times and the like. We kick off the morning to complete and utter chaos, a changed routine and running extraordinarily late.…

The love IS there

I’ll admit it. These school holidays have been rough. My tolerance levels have been somewhere around “Fuck you!” and I have a four year old and a twelve year old whom are both behaving remarkably alike. I.e. fucking revolting. I don’t like it much when I can’t get work done.…

Be Prepared

In order to avoid the School Morning Bitch Fight, I opted to be a little more prepared and get the kids semi-sorted for their first day back tomorrow; pack bags with what they can, make sure they have clean, washed, dried and folded clothes to wear … we’re not having…