Category: Education

Edu Prints Plus – wall art to inspire your child

If you’ve been here for a while, you’ll know that we home educate our boys. I wrote about us starting Henry’s home education journey and there’s also a post which talked about whether to send the boys or not. Obviously, as the boys aren’t having a “formal education”, it’s important that we have good resources…
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Henry’s starting (home) school!

I hope to have a very child led education for them both until they’re a bit older, probably around 7 which is when I might try and structure it a bit more. But this is all new territory for me and I don’t know where this journey will take us but I’m so excited to begin.

Liking the Viking life

When people see that Gareth does Viking reenactment, they have a lot of questions because it’s a bit unusual and they’re usually interested in it. His Viking group have just become independent from another society so what better time to write this and introduce them? Odin’s Aett (pronounced like the number 8) are a reenactment…
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Let’s talk about plastic free privilege

You’ve seen it all over the news and social media lately, it’s a big topic. Going plastic free or being as low waste as possible is an important issue, especially with the impact it has on our planet. Plastic is a big part of our lives and it takes a lot to ditch it completely…
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Promoting breastfeeding isn’t the same as formula shaming.

There’s a picture going around the Internet at the moment of a tweet from Caroline Hirons. This tweet says…”I can’t believe it’s 2018 and we’re still discussing breast vs formula like it really matters at the end of the day. Just feed your kid and get on with your day. They all grow up to…
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