Home education beyond 16

We began home educating our four children over ten years ago and this is where the story rests at this point.... We are still home educating ten years down the line but patterns have changed and our eldest has just finished university. We have four children and the next in line, Harry, is working part … Continue reading Home education beyond 16


An island begins to sing

I have always been fascinated with islands and people that choose to live there.  The UK is made up of a series of islands but my fascination always lay in the small ones.  Now I live on a Scottish island my fascination has deepened still further as I learn about the communities that make island … Continue reading An island begins to sing

Young writer opportunity.

It is fair to say that today has been a busy one but not untypical.  Home school always takes the mornings and this one stretched into the early afternoon as Harry and I grappled with hormones, the pancreas and nutrition.  There were a couple of times when we looked blankly at each other before hitting … Continue reading Young writer opportunity.