Arghhh! Was trying to be so organised with a busy week coming up so prepared Monday night's meal last night in the slow cooker. Turned it off to cool down at 9.30 and wake up this morning and it's still sitting there! It's veal goulash...if that makes a difference. 1 kg of veal wasted........argh. Have put it in the fridge now but should I just give it to the dog and start again?
Issues around children learning to read are rarely out of the news. Which is hardly surprising – becoming a successful reader is of paramount importance in improving a child's life chances. Nor is it surprising that reading creates a virtuous circle: the more you read the better you become. But what may come as a surprise is that reading to dogs is gaining popularity as a way of addressing concerns about children's reading.