The Gallery – Home

I’ve lived in the West Midlands for over ten years now. Solihull is my home. The only thing I struggle with is that at times I feel homesick. How can you feel homesick when you’re at home? It’s at its worst when I’ve been down south for a few...

Going to the pink side

I don’t know exactly when it happened, although I suppose it was inevitable. Gradually over the past year my eldest daughter has begun to go over to the pink side. A year ago she was happy liking a range of colours. When asked, she would say green was her...

Listography: Top 5 celebrities I’d like to go for a beer with

It’s a funny, light-hearted listography topic this week. Who out of the whole celebrity firmament would I like a beer with. Hmmmm…. I have a few problems with this one.I don’t drink beerIf I did get a night out and managed to book a babysitter I...

Twin Pregnancy – Flashback Friday

“So are there twins in the family?” the sonogropher asked. She didn’t need to tell me I was expecting twins because I had already worked it out. There were two large round circles on the screen, two sacks, I knew without being told.I had already had...

Galt Sticker Learning Books – Review

One of my favourite parts of being a subject coordinator in a primary school was flicking through the Galt catalogue. I had a large budget so could choose from a range of exciting products to make learning fun for the children. So I jumped at the chance to review some...