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Virtual assistants and the mummy myth

Virtual assistants and the mummy myth

As a busy mother myself, I can assure you that being a virtual assistant (VA) is a great job to have alongside family commitments, such as the school run and…

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Market bound

Only three days to go until the Spanish exchange student leaves and we are all slightly wilted. The exchange student is very nice, but has a packed social schedule which…

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Chauffeur service

The Spanish exchange seems to be going well. I haven't poisoned her yet, but the pressure is on to keep the house looking in something approaching tidy form. This is…

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Values

Values

Ok, a lot has been written about so-called 'British values' lately but, sorry, I'm going to add my two-pennyworth. Do we really want our children and grandchildren to be taught…

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Bad parents

Am I a bad parent? I say this because apparently parents who don't support their kids in their education are bad. I do happen to go to parents' evenings, read…

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