Running End To End | 874 Miles In A Year | Two months in

February 28, 2021 admin 0

Today is the last day of February and we have just got back from our last run of the month and I am glad to report the running End to End challenge is still moving forward at a good pace. I haven’t quit yet, so that’s something. This month seems to have flown by really quickly and it seems to be turning from the depths of winter to the start of spring. Instead of running […]

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Gifts for mum this Mother’s Day

February 27, 2021 admin 0

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and with lock down still in place it is going to be a little bit different to the ones we are used to. That said there is no reason why we can’t still treat our mums to something nice, even if it means getting it delivered to them or watching them open it through a window or in the garden. We might just need to think a little […]

How to Improve Your Efficiency at Work

February 24, 2021 admin 0

If you want to improve your efficiency at work you will need to learn how to be more efficient with your time. The best way to do this is by analysing your daily routine and spotting areas where you can make improvements. Here are three tips to help you and your teammates work more efficiently…  Keep tidy  One of the best things you can do to help you work more efficiently is tidy up! Clear your workspace and get yourself organised. A clean […]

Exploring Creative Writing with Your Child

February 24, 2021 admin 0

Creative writing is a fun and educational activity to explore with children. It can help to increase vocabulary, improve handwriting and boost creativity. Parents can help to develop their child’s imagination using creative writing exercises at home. To help you get started here are some great tips shared by an independent school for girls in Surrey… Encourage reading Reading supports writing, so try to read with your child as often as possible. This will not […]

Where To Find Work When You Work For Yourself?

February 24, 2021 admin 0

Working as an employee, you can get work very easy, indeed. Unless something major changes in the workplace, you never have to worry about not having anything to do and thus not having a way to make money. When you’re self-employed, it can be quite a different equation. In many cases, you have to put as much work into finding work as actually doing it, for the first few months (or longer.) But where do […]

Can Family Traditions Help to Create Strong Bonds?

February 22, 2021 admin 0

Having traditions as a family means that you have some activities or experiences that you like to pass on from each generation. It can be a lot of fun, and as the family grows, can be something that you can all enjoy. They are something that the family can look forward to at certain times of year, and it can be something that can really help families to bond. They can also help create a […]

Helping Your Child with their Confidence

February 16, 2021 admin 0

Confidence is an important trait which can help a child deal with life’s challenges. Having a secure sense of self will allow them to face any task with optimism so they can thrive in whatever scenario they find themselves in. If you want to know how you can help your child grow to be a self-assured, confident person, take a look at the following advice on Helping Your Child with their Confidence from an independent […]

Preparing Your Body for Pregnancy

February 16, 2021 admin 0

If you are planning to try for a baby in the near future, you will want to do everything you can to optimise your chances of conception and prepare your body for a healthy pregnancy. With some simple lifestyle adjustment and a bit of forward planning you can make sure you are in optimal shape. Take a look at the following advice from a fertility clinic in London to find out more. Stopping Contraception Barrier […]

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3 Unique Ways to Travel Around the UK

February 12, 2021 admin 0

In the current global climate, the prospect of an international holiday is too risky for many travellers to consider right now. The future is uncertain and cases are still high worldwide, so you don’t want to risk falling ill or having your plans cancelled.   Fortunately, the United Kingdom provides plenty of opportunities to take a break from the pressures of work and wind down. Government restrictions allowing, you can have just as enjoyable a […]

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FREE 11 Plus practice papers

February 9, 2021 admin 0

If you have stumbled across this blog looking for free 11 plus practice papers then you are most likely a parent or guardian who is currently trying to support their child as they revise for the 11 plus exam. You have my greatest sympathy and upmost respect right now. The 11 plus exam is hard going, stress inducing and rarely seen as fun by a child. However, passing the exam can be the difference between […]