Why I Blog…

My Blog

I was recently asked by someone I know if I make any money from blogging and when I said I didn't they thought it was wasting my time. Their reaction did catch me off guard and I was stuck for words, mainly because I didn't get their logic, but also partly because this I sort of took it personally. ... [ Read More ]

Mommy Reality #21 – Scarey!

Scarey Cat

It's time to take part in the latest Mommy Reality Challenge and as this one ends on the eve of Halloween, the hosts, Jen and Celeste have come up with the rather appropriate challenge of getting us Mums to share a photograph of something scarey in our lives. We recently threw away some very ... [ Read More ]



Change... This weeks has been all about change. On Wednesday, after a long summer, my husband finally finished his summer job of working in a hotel beach bar. Living on a Greek island means that summer working hours can be long and most summer jobs don't come with a day off; unless you work for ... [ Read More ]

School Strikes?

School strike

School Strikes By Students?... What's that all about? I can vaguely remember one school strike happening at the high school I went to and it was pathetic to say the least. I can't even remember what it was about, but it was arranged that after the bell to start afternoon lessons went off, ... [ Read More ]

Flu Jabs

flu jabs

It won't be long until it is cold and flu season (I am trying to ignore the fact that I have already suffered my first snuffles of the winter!) At this time of year school children are the most vulnerable to colds, flu and every other sickness that happens to be doing the rounds in the classroom, so ... [ Read More ]