I've previously shared my thoughts about the school holidays as a working mum, and whilst it's lovely to have some time off with your kids, it's not that easy when you work. I've been through this several times now and I know first hand that school holidays require a hell of a lot of planning, [...]
The school summer holidays are almost here, and to be honest they're a bit of an inconvenience when you have to work aren't they?! I wrote this post last year about why the summer holidays are stressful and it's all still true. I'm very jealous of the mums who are all excited about not having [...]
It's that time of the year again when working mums everywhere are begging, borrowing and stealing to try and get childcare sorted for the summer holidays! The summer holidays certainly aren't all fun when you have to work. We're in our second year of school holidays now and it's certainly hard to manage it all. [...]
The summer holidays are nearly here and everyone's getting excited about 6 weeks of no school runs and fun days out. Except for working mums. The school holidays when you're a working mum are a new experience - if anything I find them more stressful than term time. Here's my experience of summer holidays when [...]
A handy little list of free summer holiday activities for when you need to drag them away from the iPad or TV...and I promise, no coloured spaghetti in sight!