Ok, so it's not August and it's not Luxe; the heat is clearly getting to me and you can see how frazzled I am already from such a crazy start of term! PHEW!
If we are honest, it was definitely 'time for everyone to go back', so much so that the last few weeks of the holiday were an utter blur of bickering, piles of laundry and emergency back-to-school shopping trips, as we had left it ALL 'til the last minute. Again.
So, by the end of the month, all of my hard cash had been spent on new school shoes (that they moaned about), new backpacks (that took weeks to choose and are already ripped) and endless packs of 'essential' highlighters that already have no lids. Sigh.
So I was inspired to do a 'skint' list for all of the many mums out there already bankrupted by their kids going back to school or uni.
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