Well, it's that time of term again - you know the one where all the marking and reporting needs to happen. Currently, I have three piles of exam papers to mark with another two coming Tuesday so what do I do? Why, I find every excuse NOT to be marking this weekend, then I'll end up in a god awful panic at 6pm tomorrow night and stay up till two doing the most urgent (yr 9 papers) and spend the rest of the week cranky and stressed and tired because I have too much work to do. Even though I…Continue
Thank God for the rain!! My garden has been without decent rainfall for about 6 weeks now and everything was struggling to stay alive. Watering was taking a big chunk of my time and things that I wouldn't normally water (the established apple and peach for example) had to get watered as well as I was worried about how they were travelling as my grass was D.E.A.D.
I had a problem with spider mites on my mango tree. All the new growth was going pale and burnt…Continue