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Moving on up

It's the season of secondary school open evenings and our turn came round again last week. Daughter two moves up next year and she seems to be getting slightly serious…

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Forward planning

I've been so busy with day to day survival that I had almost entirely forgotten forward planning until I suddenly remembered that daughter two is coming up for secondary school…

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Secondary start

Daughter two started secondary school yesterday. She was so nervous she even kissed me in public. The head teacher said something about understanding that parents too were feeling nervous then…

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Bowling along

Daughter one is entering the final phase of the lead-up to starting secondary school. We have not been allowed to even talk about secondary school in the house or mention the 6th…

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Pushy parents

Pushy parents

Primary school has finally finished for my middle daughter. She’s been there since nursery and on Friday she finally said goodbye to her primary school days. Her shirt has been…

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