It's hard to advise your children about career paths, especially when they don't listen to you...!
My version of the great poem - Footprints... My dreams for my children...
How much should we push our children? Push them with their studies, not literally...!
Dear Bully, I’m sorry I could not be your friend For whatever I did to offend. I must have said something unkind I apologise if I ever whined. I didn’t mean to make you look bad I wouldn't hurt you or want you to feel sad. I know I look a lot different to you … Continue reading A letter to my bully
Why is it so hard to communicate with teenagers. It seems that the more vocabulary they learn, the less they actually use! And when the attitude kicks in, that’s when you're trouble! I understand that times have evolved and this generation of young adults has a lot more stress than most of us did growing … Continue reading Teenage stress.
For the last few months I have been noticing tiny, little chrome bottles on the streets. I just presumed they were some sort of new trend kids had taken up. This morning when I left the house to walk the dog, I found this on the corner of my road - Still not sure what … Continue reading Another recreational drug!
Having worked in the Education sector, I know how important a school's Ofsted report is. But lets look at it from a parent's perspective? As a parent we face numerous tough decisions. One of these is where to send your kids to school. I actually uprooted my family and moved to a different borough just to … Continue reading Ofsted – A parent’s perspective