• Sick Sarah

    The only family news this week was Sarah falling foul of a sickness bug that refused to go away. She went down with a headache and continually threw up on anything she ate or drank. Despite two visits to the Doctors and a trip to Kettering hospital today, she is still ill. However, during the… Continue Reading

  • A very short blog

     Not much has happened for anybody in the family this week.  So here are the highlights: * I had a seven-ball finish at a game of pool on Thursday night (3rd time in 54 years!) * Sarah came 3rd at backstroke in a Gala on Saturday (her weakest stroke!) * Jamie cleaned the inside of… Continue Reading

  • Another quiet week

    Another fairly quiet week. School seems to have eased into a regular routine, with 90% paperwork, 5% fielding petty complaints and 5% doing something worthwhile. If I had time, I think I should keep a note of activities and meetings that I have to deal with, that are just a complete waste of time, resources,… Continue Reading

  • Quiet week

    Monday saw me back at school. Not much to comment on; 7.00am until 6.00pm sifting through paperwork every day. I have destroyed the Brazilian Rainforest this week all on my own. Can’t remember any highlights other than I badgered the Educational Psychologist to do her job for once and turn up and actually SEE a… Continue Reading

  • Back Home!

     Well, we got back ok. The flight was with EVA again and was excellent, there is a good entertainment system on board, great food and ample leg room. The downside is that we are back in the chilly UK! I had a slight problem driving the car back from Heathrow as I couldn’t remember how… Continue Reading