First Week of Primary School

My Darling Tommy¬† ¬† I watched you walk into your reception class today. It’s Monday 4th September 2017, and your dressed in your perfect grey trousers, still crisp, complete with the fresh iron mark down the front. Your black, dinosaur school shoes are so shiny and clean, and look so big and clumpy compared to the summer daps you have …

Our Last Morning Before He Starts School

  It’s Monday 3rd September 2017, as I look around me I can see endless dinosaurs and dragons strewed across various surfaces. Baby walkers abandoned, plastic multi coloured balls hiding under the table and jigsaw-puzzles half done on the kitchen carpet. As I look up I can see Tommy sat at the kitchen table eating his third breakfast of the …