Home Education

It’s Your Story | Reading With Your Kids

It’s Your Story | Reading With Your Kids

  As home educators reading with Corben is massively important and something we really enjoy doing. Generally at bed time most parents read a book to their children to help get them off to sleep as part of the bedtime routine. Within our home education […]

The Deep

The Deep

One of the beauties of home educating is that when Corben takes an interest in a particular topic, we’re not restricted to learning about it via only books. 

Twinkl | REVIEW

Twinkl | REVIEW

As you know, we home educate. Just like in school we still need resources for both, us the parents and the children. We heard Twinkl mentioned several times within the home ed community and after having a look at the amazing free resources available we decided […]

An Interview with Ross Mountney

An Interview with Ross Mountney

So I’ve been lucky enough to be given the chance to support Ross Mountney’s Blog Tour. When we first started researching home education we came across Ross, her writing and her YouTube video. Ross’ experiences and the information she shared definitely played a part in […]

Punished For Not Keeping Up In School?

Punished For Not Keeping Up In School?

This festive period has been great, it really has. Then 2 days before the girls are due back we decided to make sure things were all sorted and ready for their return. That’s when reality took a swing at me! 

Is Homework Necessary?

Is Homework Necessary?

I’ll make it easy for you, NO it’s not. You don’t have to read the entire post now 🙂

A last minute decision?

A last minute decision?

So the day before Corben was all set to start school, all the worries and negative feelings towards the education system were at their maximum.

Reality is setting in and I don’t like it.

Reality is setting in and I don’t like it.

September is fast approaching and that means for half a day, 5 days a week, I will be losing my little side-kick and I don’t like how I’m feeling about this.