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To the parents who have survived, I salute you…

To the parent who was searching til midnight last night For the school shoes and kit bag; so long out of sight; To the parent who stayed up with needle and thread Sewing in name labels, something I dread! To … Continue reading

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School’s out for summer…..September can’t come soon enough

The summer school holidays stretch on forever don’t they, but suddenly September arrives; no preamble, no warning & no hope of finding that mandatory pair of black school shoes for your youngest offspring. Yes, the school holidays have a lot to … Continue reading

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