Category Archives: Our family

A day out with Thomas and a day to recover

Yesterday we went to a Thomas the Tank Engine day at the Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway.  We set off early and arrived in time to eat our packed breakfast in the blazing sunshine while waiting for the tickets to go … Continue reading

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Home Ed on the move

One of the things I love most about the Home Ed lifestyle is that you can take your classroom anywhere.  This is especially useful for us when Suburban Dad is away overnight for work.  The children really miss him and … Continue reading

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Ballet is fun for boys

Ever since my two biggest boys were small, I have wanted to give them, among other learning opportunities, the chance to try ballet.  I’m not sure why it felt so important, but it has long since troubled me that we … Continue reading

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Just another Home Ed blog

Well here I am at the start of this new journey.  After months of thinking about it, I’ve finally done it – and all it took was the prompting of a child who really wants to write a blog.  So … Continue reading

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