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Why being a working mum is good for your kids

  • March 21, 2019

If you’re a working mum you will probably have experienced quite a lot of mum guilt since going back to work, whether you work because you need the money or simply because you want to. You’re not alone, I wrote this post a while back where some of my fellow mummy bloggers shared some of the ridiculous things they’d suffered ‘mum guilt’ over. We’ve all been there! But did you >>

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7 Ways To Get Back Your Motivation For Work

  • July 3, 2018
7 ways to get back your motivation for work

Have you found that since becoming a mum your motivation for work has dropped? Sometimes it’s really hard to stay enthusiastic about your job when your main focus is the little people in your life and you’d much rather be spending time with them than at work. Most working mums have been there. It can be heart-wrenching to leave the kids all day and spend your hard-earned cash on childcare, >>

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How To Use Your Commute To Organise Your Life

  • June 19, 2018
Use your commute to organise your life

I’m currently sat on a train on my way to London for a meeting. It takes 2 hours and I hate just sitting doing nothing when you know you have a million things to do. The average commute to work UK is an hour a day, and one in seven commuters say they spend two hours or more each day travelling to and from work. I count myself lucky that >>

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Secrets Of Mums Who Have It All

  • March 18, 2018

Do you ever look at other mums and wonder how they do it? In these days of the perfect social media photos, it’s easy to think everyone else is doing a better job than you. Better at parenting, better at keeping fit, better at juggling work and family life. But I don’t need to tell you that social media doesn’t show you the whole story, we all know that already. >>

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Can working mums be good mums?

  • March 12, 2016

I’m not sure why, but this week I’ve seen quite a bit of seemingly ‘anti-working mum’ comments. On Tuesday Sky News asked the question “Can working mums be good mums?”. Seriously. They even invited a moron man from ‘Justice for Men & Boys’ to speak live on air voicing his opinion that kids of working mums don’t do as well. Stupid questions Personally, I can’t understand why anyone felt the need to >>

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