The Christmas Mental load

We rarely speak of how who carries the pressure of Christmas upon their shoulders. The true Christmas heroes who work tirelessly year long to ensure that magical experience of Christmas is felt by the entire family. The Mum’s.

Part-Time Teaching

I’m a Part-time teacher For many reading that statement it has little impact. But for those of us who work in the Secondary private school system I’m a unicorn. A rarity, a curiosity and everyone has a question about it. What’s your FTE? How did you negotiate that? How many days do you work? Do … Continue reading Part-Time Teaching

Reimagining Lockdown

Today with very little notice Perth W.A was sent into a 5 day lockdown. I watched as my Facebook feed filled with negative reactions, cursing and memes. School was due to start back tomorrow and parents who were looking forward to seeing their little darlings back into the care of the teachers found themselves with … Continue reading Reimagining Lockdown


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About Me

Previously a teacher, I am a full time mum to two handsome boys. I’d like to be the best Mumma so I’m working towards becoming a freelance writer. I love spending time with family and friends and drinking lots of coffee. My blog is a space to share my experiences and what I’ve learned.

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