If you’re a friend or a regular reader you’ll know that this year Ewan started high school. I posted a long while back about choosing a high school. In the end, we chose the all boys traditional public school. It’s only been a few weeks since the new school year started. We’ve dealt with so… Read More Musings of a high school mom
Congrats to all of the 2016 matriculants who got happy results today! When I was in highschool there used to be a TV ad about a bunch of kids getting their matric results by hanging out in front of a newspaper office at dawn in a beat up old volksie and cracking open bottles of coke… Read More Matric results day: My 2 cents worth
Geez – this back to school stuff is expensive! This year particularly , what with the teen entering high school and needing an entire new uniform! By uniform, I’m not talking white shirt, grey pants and black shoes. I haven’t even done that shopping yet! I’m talking blazer, a straw basher (umm – what century… Read More Back to School Sanity-Savers
I woke up a little stiff this morning, after yesterday’s Adrienne Hersch/Randburg Harriers race. And I didn’t even run. I was there though. My shoulders were a little achy from holding out water sachets for all the runners! Our Run/Walk for Life branch looked after the 8km water point so a bunch of us crazies woke… Read More From the other side
*Beware… This post might make you itch!* We are almost at the end of the first term of school and I’m about to tell you a tale about something that happened very early in the first weeks of this school year. It’s taken me this long to write about it because I really needed to… Read More A Lousy Little Tale
I thought I’d don the Mom-Blog hat for once instead of the Running-Blog sneakers and post about the big parenting thing happening for us right now… Ewan is less than a year away from high school and I can hardly believe we are at this point in our lives! When we were choosing primary schools all… Read More Choosing a highschool…or letting a highschool choose us!