#mummyfail, Parenting

Parenting: Will I Always Be One Beat Behind?

It was like being in a cool band where she was the lead guitarist and I was the drummer; Freya brought the melody, excitement and showmanship but I provided the beat for her to follow. I was looking forward to getting back to that over the Christmas holiday – the first proper break she’s had… Continue reading Parenting: Will I Always Be One Beat Behind?

#mummyfail, Exams, Freya, Parenting, Tests

The “24 Month Questionnaire” – a test of her skills…or mine?

Question: When it comes to tests do you? Dislike them intensely. Hate them with every fibre of your being. Feel like you would rather cut off your own arm with a blunt knife than sit one? My answer? None of the above accurately depicts my absolute and utter horror at having to sit exams (and now,… Continue reading The “24 Month Questionnaire” – a test of her skills…or mine?