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The lapsed Leicester fan

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The girls’ grammar school

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The lapsed Leicester fan

I’m a lifelong Leicester City fan. I’m not from round there, but...

The girls’ grammar school

For a long time, since she was in year 2 or even earlier, I’ve had a...

Being the coach’s wife and the striker’s mum

So another football season has limped to a close, in a blaze of mediocrity...

Driving from 11 with Young Driver

When I got an email earlier this year asking if my boys would like to try...

Keeping up at school with Education Quizzes

With the national curriculum changing, and becoming increasingly demanding,...

Bowling at Hollywood Bowl, Cheltenham

Hollywood Bowl in Cheltenham isn’t new to us. We’ve been a few...

Project 366 Week 16

I’ve been very good ever since I started this project in January 2014...

What she wore: Yellow dress for spring from House of Fraser

My daughter loves wearing dresses, so she was very pleased when House of...

What she wore: Not growing

It’s been a long time since I posted one of my daughter’s...

What she wore: Vertbaudet dungaree dress

I bought a lot of clothes from Vertbaudet back in the day. I first...