Families starting school in 2020 were to go in blind. That was, if school was to start at all? And if it did, which year groups would return? Would parents even feel confident in returning their children to school, with the pandemic still in force?
RADIO SILENCE – WHEN LOCK DOWN IS THE BUSIEST TIME
I am so sorry for the radio silence these past few weeks! Days and weeks seem to have sped up year after year as it is. Especially since becoming a mum. Since lock down though, the speed days go by is the Alice’s white rabbit on steroids!
LOCKDOWN: REDISCOVERING YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD
We’re in the seventh week of UK lock down and as a family we started staying home a little over a week before the formal announcement. Eight… Read more “LOCKDOWN: REDISCOVERING YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD”
FOUR WEEKS IN: 18 COUNTRIES
So the world may be in lock down. Borders may be closed. We, the people, however are very much connecting! AYCORONA.BLOG is four weeks old. Not a… Read more “FOUR WEEKS IN: 18 COUNTRIES”
ANYONE ELSE MISSING COFFEE?
Amidst they daily hustle between home and work life, the lunch time trip to the coffee shop with a book or to call a friend, was welcome me time. On my mummy Fridays or at the weekend; a cup of hot, delicious coffee a must have. Whilst in lock down, is coffee something we can fix?
HOW TO PLAN A MOVE IN PANDEMIC TIMES
So we got in! ❤ ❤ ❤ Last week I posted about the nerves of awaiting school allocation for Littlen. We are incredibly fortunate to have gotten… Read more “HOW TO PLAN A MOVE IN PANDEMIC TIMES”
He had a very clear vision for this becoming his ‘sweetie bowl’. This is not a thing in our household and clearly we’ve been missing a trick! 🤣 Our experience with Brighton’s Paint Pots new DYI at home solution.
THIS WEEK: SCHOOL ALLOCATION 😬
Littlen is due to start school in September. This means school open days last Autumn to identify our top three choices. Collating the online application by January 15th. And waiting till April 16th, when school allocations are to be confirmed. I am a nervous wreck.
THE EASTER DIARIES: MAKING EASTER BONNETS
Littlen and I have been making annual Easter bonnets ever since. Turns our our ‘adopted’ tradition is a firm favourite of mine.
THE EASTER DIARIES: HOW TO MAKE THE TREE
The annual Easter tree is so much more than a display. It’s a coming together of traditions and memories. It also is family time. Time together creating new memories each year.