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?
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!
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”
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”
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.
“Today, once again, many will feel a painful sense of separation from their loved ones. But now, as then, we know, deep down, that it is the right thing to do.”
The Queen’s televised corona virus address
There is wonder in the world standing still. The truth is, it does good to stay home.
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12 weeks’ ago, I was full of vision of what we, as a family, could achieve in 2020. Being a planner, there was quite a list: sorting… Read more “12 WEEKS: CRIKEY IT’S A PANDEMIC”