What a difference a year makes!

What a difference a year makes!

WOW! Here we are at the end of the year! HOW? I am sure, you have seen massive changes this year, perhaps you have gone from being just the two of you to awaiting the arrival of your first little one.…

4 Tips For New Parents with a New Baby On 'Fitting It All In'.

4 Tips For New Parents with a New Baby On 'Fitting It All In'.

This morning I wondered how I would fit it all in.  It was Sunday morning, I had put a load of washing on, hung a load on the line, made the supper, dropped (and waited for) one child to have a swimming lesson, dropped that child home and picked up a second child to take them in the other direction to play rugby.  I wanted to get into the garden before the rain came and I had work to do on my business.  I really needed to clean the house and as tomorrow the kids are back to school things needed to be organised and sorted for that.…

Imagine a world where parents are confident in their parenting skills and children arrive at school ready to learn and fly!

Imagine a world where parents are confident in their parenting skills and children arrive at school ready to learn and fly!

I thought I would tell you a little bit of history to the Oliiki app.  I became a teacher because the education system and I just didn’t get on! I finally left school with lots of qualifications, but not one of them was on the same certificate as the others, I had taken exams every year, twice a year from 14 – 19 years old! I wanted to make sure that no other child would have to struggle in the same way.  So, I trained to be a teacher.  I knew with a history like that, if I could pass the course, I would be a brilliant teacher! I passed and got a distinction in my final teaching practice!…