Tag Archives: French

Plans for a “New Term”

Well, no, we don’t do “terms” – but there’s nothing like the whole “back to school” mania at the end of August every year to prompt a bit of taking stock. If she were in school, Emily would be just … Continue reading

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Catch Up #5 ~ French

Lots going on in Emily’s French studies. Great excitement yesterday when her copy of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban…..in French… arrived, and she started devouring it within seconds. It uses the passe simple (past historic) tense for the … Continue reading

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Positive Doings

Much positive, if exhausting, going on here at the moment. Lots of photos further down πŸ˜‰ Last week Blue had a week off in a lovely grassy field, so we didn’t see much of him, but he was back yesterday. … Continue reading

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Jumping

As the title says…. jumping! In Monday’s riding lesson, Emily had her first ever go at jumping πŸ™‚ She did brilliantly well, didn’t fall off and seems to have taken to it like a natural. She says she can’t believe … Continue reading

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Home Ed – Honest! (Mega Post!)

You could be forgiven for thinking this has turned into a horsey/riding blog, but there is still some home education to report, honestly! There will be some later in this post, but first you’ll have to humour me with the … Continue reading

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Settling Down

Jon’s back πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ He had a fabulous week away on a spiritual development course and has come home very positive. Things are starting to settle into something resembling a very non-routiney routine and I think we will, eventually, be … Continue reading

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Still Going Well

We finally finished the big US project we were working on, which means that by the middle of next month there will be “clippy cloppy” money to put into a separate bank account and hold on to until Emily’s perfect … Continue reading

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