Summer reflections…

So, the local nursery gave each student in my sons primary school a sunflower seed in a pot at some point after Easter last year as part of an educational outreach programme. I regarded it with dread, as I don’t have the best track¬†record with plants surviving my care.¬†We have minded this seed from its…

First Days of School

My son Daniel is starting school on September 1st, and it will mark one of the first major milestones of his life. School bags and uniforms have been bought and tried on in preparation. He is all prepared, ready to go conquer the world of the playground, but I have having some trouble coming to…