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How To Homeschool Two Different Year Groups

If you’re stuck at home with two kids from different year groups then you’re probably wondering how to home school two different year groups at the same time. It’s tricky! You might have already found that teaching them separately works best for you, but often this isn’t the case. It might be that you simply don’t have time with work commitments, younger siblings or house work to get done. Or… Read More »How To Homeschool Two Different Year Groups

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The Things All Teachers Are Hoping You Teach Your Kids

When I first moved onto the boat it was moored in a marina over the winter, and the place was alive with liveaboards and there was an incredible community spirit. Adam was working remotely and I was restless and wanting a purpose, so I offered to run classes for the kids that lived on their boats in the marina. I had never really thought about homeschooling, and how hard it… Read More »The Things All Teachers Are Hoping You Teach Your Kids

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How To Cope With Spending Too Much Time With Your Partner

Before moving onto a sailboat Adam and I often wondered how people coped with spending too much time with their partner. We knew that we would be living in a very small space with each other, and rarely leave each others side. It was a genuine worry of ours, and apparently a genuinely worry of all our well meaning friends and family. It was probably the number one thing we… Read More »How To Cope With Spending Too Much Time With Your Partner

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Koroni In The Peloponnese: Greece Highlights

Mooring up in Koroni in the Peloponnese was a delightful surprise. The still, protected waters of the harbour reflected the hazy orange sunset and the seaside restaurants played soothing music to accompany the quiet chatter from the diners. We fell instantly in love with Koroni in the Peloponnese, and it quickly made our list of Greek towns to return to on our travels. If you’re looking for a mixture of… Read More »Koroni In The Peloponnese: Greece Highlights

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What To Do When You’re Stuck At Home

With the world in lock down and people being advised to stay indoors the big question is what to do when you’re stuck at home. I’m the first to admit that I’m pretty useless at entertaining myself. I get bored really quickly when I don’t have something to focus on, and being stuck at home is one of my worst nightmares. When I moved onto a sailboat I quickly realised… Read More »What To Do When You’re Stuck At Home

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Sailing’s For Girls

A strong gust of wind tries to push the boat to starboard as I steer into the wind, aiming for the small patch of sand ahead. Giving the boat a little more power in the tight anchorage does the trick, and I signal to Adam to start dropping anchor as I put the boat into reverse. The noise of the waves slapping the hull and the whistling of the wind… Read More »Sailing’s For Girls

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Hunting Island State Park SC: The Ultimate Guide

You may be surprised to find out that Hunting Island State Park SC is South Carolina‚Äôs most popular state park. It’s easy to see why more than a million visitors a year are drawn to this little slice of paradise, and why such a wide variety of land and marine wildlife choose to call it home. Hunting Island State Park SC boasts five miles of wild but beautifully kept beaches… Read More »Hunting Island State Park SC: The Ultimate Guide

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Combloux Ski Resort: The Ultimate Guide

We arrived in Combloux ski resort at night. The snow was still falling lightly in the little French village, and the glow from the street lamps and modest Christmas decorations made it feel like something from a film. As we walked (uphill!) to our tiny apartment we were greeted by the cutest little wooden chalets, a beautifully lit old church and several inviting looking pubs and restaurants. When we packed… Read More »Combloux Ski Resort: The Ultimate Guide

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Romantic Things To Do In Charleston SC

Finding romantic things to do in Charleston, South Carolina, is not a hard task. This city oozes charm, culture and, you guessed it, romance! From it’s pretty little side streets to it’s candle lit restaurants, you will immediately feel the romance here. But if you’re looking for something a bit more special to make your romantic trip to Charleston really stand out, then look no further than this list of… Read More »Romantic Things To Do In Charleston SC

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Visiting Soma Vineyards In Bangalore

Soma Vineyards in Bangalore was an unexpected highlight of my trip, and one that I would recommend to anyone in the area. This tranquil oasis, just an hour out of the city, is the perfect place for a romantic getaway or a day trip with friends. Just make sure you book a wine tasting tour in advance!