Where are the dads? Yes that’s right, there may be the token bloke thrown in there but predominantly it’s full of women. Why is that? Surely Dads have just as much an interest in their kids school? Is it that women crave being part of a coven, group, I mean group. How did my bum… Continue reading Thoughts when attending your first PTA meeting:
So last night was our Mums’ Christmas party. Well I say party, it was a meal, in the local chain pub. After weeks of trying to extract a simple yay or nay as to whether the Mums could make it, 15 of us finally went along. 15 mums that should have been sitting down to… Continue reading Why you shouldn’t organise the Mums’ Christmas party
I have to confess that my role on the PTA isn’t the first time I’ve dabbled in all things fundraising. I moved 300 miles South in 2014 and settled my then 3 year old into a village preschool. It was September, a time of new beginnings and the preschool Committee needed new members. Can you spare… Continue reading You’d think I’d learn…
This is going to be my release, to de stress, to get everything on paper, to warn others of the perils of joining the Parent Teacher Association.