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
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
For the first few years of parenting, I imagined the day with a measure of dread. They’re so sweet and innocent and how is it possible that they will ever be big enough to have to know stuff about body hair, puberty, periods, contraception. I didn’t even consider factoring rape into the discussion. And being a young,… Read More Birds, Bees and the Brock case
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!
My kids are pretty close, both in age and relationship. Oh, they do fight – they bicker and they bash each other, but most of the time, they are great playmates for each other. In fact, even though they each have their own bedroom, they choose to share a room! My boy is an excellent… Read More 30/31 – Letting go bit by bit