This post is for the Save the Children First Day campaign, I wouldn’t normally put up quite so many serious posts on my blog in one week, but this is a very important cause. This is my eldest daughter, E on her first day at school last September: Here she is on her first day… Continue reading First Day
I’m writing this in response to a blog post on the BritMums site. In it a Dad declares himself pro-vaccination. Which is great, but for me the post doesn’t go far enough and some of the comments that have followed have added to that feeling. So rather than respond to them all individually on the… Continue reading Response to BritMums Vaccination Post – By a ScienceMum
Great, so it seems the world is conspiring to make me feel old at the moment. Last week I went to see my GP and asked about going back on the pill. He told me I was getting on a bit for that**. Great I went home and moaned to my husband that basically my… Continue reading Feeling Old? Shove A Magnet Down Your Pants!
Its not because I think teachers should work longer hours. How anyone has the energy to look after a room full of six year olds, then go home and carry on working, I will never know. It’s not because I want my childrens’ academic progress to come before everything else in their lives (I don’t). It’s… Continue reading Why I’m Not Signing the Petition Against Longer School Hours