School Days – hockey and playground friends

drinking hot chocolate after school

It was N’s birthday run up this week and at the end of the week he came down with the start of a cold. It didn’t seem to impact his school efforts, but he was quite tired. More so than usual (never helped by his early morning exploits, and when he’s not 100%, his midnight wanderings into bed with me). Here’s this week’s school days. Hockey N’s school might be small, but they make the most of bringing in outside… Continue Reading “School Days – hockey and playground friends”

Introducing children to sports – a tennis open day

tennis open day for kids - Bubbablue and me

I’m a big tennis fan.  Well, not as much as I once was, but racket sports are my thing.  At school I used to pretty much play everything in a team being tennis and squash captain at 6th form. Once at uni I had to focus on only one sport.  Unfortunately tennis took a back seat while I decided that fewer people played squash so I’d stand a better chance of getting in the team.  I did, but also got… Continue Reading “Introducing children to sports – a tennis open day”