Starting School

mothers day

On Sunday, here in Australia, it was Mother’s Day. Now I know it’s not Mother’s Day in the UK, so I wondered, have Australia got it wrong? Australia celebrates Mother’s Day on the second Sunday of May each year along with over 70 other countries including the United States, China, India and Brazil. The UK [...]


After a year in kindie, my little daughter,  aged 4 ¾, started school, proper school, (so she is now called a schoolie)  just over three weeks ago. Specifically on the 26th January after the long 8 week summer break. Weird huh, summer holidays over Christmas. Takes some getting used to. It’s just like going back [...]