I've been struggling with concentration lately. Life has thrown a few boulders right at me and I have had to write everything down to make sure it gets done. I always make lists, but this writing things down has gone far beyond that. So I've been having a go at meditating as a way of trying to ... Read More about Meditating
I've posted extensively here about J's bedwetting. We have tried a few things over the past year after seeing the school nurse. To begin with we tried increasing bladder capacity by drinking more during the day. This didn't go very well as J is at school 5 days a week and most of his drinking ... Read More about Bedwetting: Have We Seen the Back of it?
It was certainly a bit of a spectacle watching the cyclists going past at their nearest point to us. To be honest though I was quickly bored, but then cycling has always been a means of transport rather than a sport to me. I can understand that it's great for the participants to be able to cycle ... Read More about Birmingham Velo and the Road Closures
So J is off on his first school residential. It's been something that has caused some anxiety of the last few months because of the bed wetting. I think we are nearly there on the bed wetting front at 10 and a half, but there has been one accident in the last month and you don't want that to ... Read More about Going On A School Residential
I'm just so glad we aren't doing the school run this morning. We escaped as J's school is having a teacher training day. It has rained pretty much all day long and been pretty miserable in fact. Just as well we did all the fun stuff yesterday and today has just been a chill out day at home. I ... Read More about Back To The School Run