• First day at school celebrations! 1

    First day at school celebrations!

    So yesterday morning I shared with you photographs of Little Bean all decked out in her school uniform as she set off on her first day of school. I had one of the most relaxing mornings I have had in a number of weeks, Beanie Boy went to bed and I managed to get caught […]

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    Little Bean starts school!

    How can it be that our gorgeous little girl is old enough to go to school? I remember when I was pregnant with her, people would say to me “make the most of them, they grow up before you know it” and they were right. I had always dreaded this day where I hand my […]

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  • One week until Lillie will be starting school . . . 2

    One week until Lillie will be starting school . . .

    Next Monday will be Lillie’s first day at Primary School and whilst I can’t guarantee that I won’t cry as I say goodbye to her, I’m feeling surprisingly good about it at the moment. My little girl is growing up so fast and she CAN’T WAIT to get to school. School Ready She is so […]

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  • New school better second time around

    After the disastrous taster session we had at Little Bean’s new school a few days ago I arranged to take her back for a second session yesterday. I hadn’t told her that we were going so I was quite surprised when she came to me after breakfast and asked “Mummy can I go to my […]

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  • New school taster day disappointment 3

    New school taster day disappointment

    Yesterday I took Little Bean for her first taster session at the school she has been appointed for next September. Over the recent months since I found out that she didn’t get the school we were hoping for I tried to look to the positives and had started to feel better about it all, I […]

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  • “He looks like a nice boy!”

    As you saw from my post on Monday we found out that Little Bean didn’t get the preferred Primary School that we would have liked for her. It’s pretty much all I have been thinking about this week, should we appeal, shouldn’t we appeal, I know that she will fit in anywhere . . . […]

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    School admissions: The news we didn’t want!

    So last week I posted that we would be finding out this week if Little Bean had been accepted for the out-of-area Primary School that we so desperately wanted for her. Last night we logged on to the system to receive our offer, I took one look at the screen saw the name of the […]

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