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Week X – (Y + Z)2

I started writing this on day one of a second lockdown. Yes, they've kept the schools open this time, and yes, they've managed to stop showing utter contempt to the population aged under five (two adults can meet without having to find somewhere to leave their preschool children), but is still lockdown. I didn't finish… Continue reading Week X – (Y + Z)2

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Week X-(Y+Z): I have no idea any more

Whatever brand of normal this currently is, we're mostly back into the swing of the primary germ factory. The complaining about walking when barely anyone else does, the despair in the level of reading book sent home and the identification of lunch from the colour of the polo shirt (it starts off the day white...).… Continue reading Week X-(Y+Z): I have no idea any more

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The chicken pox chronicles – part 2 (& thankfully simultaneously 3)

So it was pretty inevitable that when three children share a room, one getting chicken pox wouldn't be the end of the story. Day 13 becomes Day 1 It started like any other Monday. Breakfast discussions focused on who would be at the germ factory to play with, what would be for tea and who… Continue reading The chicken pox chronicles – part 2 (& thankfully simultaneously 3)