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self-isolation

What is self-isolation like so far?

Okay, so I flew into Sydney International Airport early yesterday morning from Singapore,  knowing that I will have to be in self-isolation for two weeks. I usually fly in, and there is chaos as everyone fights their way to immigration. Arriving early in the morning ensures that I land into turmoil. There are always lines …

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BOARDING SCHOOL

What happens if boarding schools close because of the Coronavirus?

We are already aware of many schools closing due to the Coronavirus. It is no longer just China and Hong Kong that is taking precautions; we also see entire countries have closed down, so what happens if boarding schools close because of the Coronavirus and you live miles away? The latest communication from the schools …

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What it’s really like to be living away from your family.

I have spoken about living away from my family on more than one occasion. What it’s like to have children in boarding school and more often than not how much I’m missing the kids. All though I speak all doom and gloom most times, here I will explain what it’s like to live away from …

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Boarding school

What they don’t tell you about being a parent of a boarding school student.

I have heard so many positive things about being a parent of a boarding school student. I have been through it twice before, so I have seen it all! The ups and downs and everything in between. However, this is what they don’t tell you about being a parent of a boarding school student. It …

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