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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 Time Management Tips For Working Mums

  • January 24, 2019
Do you need some help managing your time more effectively and being more productive? Check out my 7 Time Management tips for working mums | productivity tips | goal setting | motivation and career advice | time management | save time | time saving | batching | timeboxing | planning |

This week myself and several other working mums in my office were all having a bit of a rant about how much we have to do, how we’re always running late and how we feel like we’ve done a days work before we even reach the office. Of course, we then get to the office and the rushing doesn’t stop – especially if you’re part-time but still trying to fit >>

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7 Ways To De-Stress Your Weekend

  • July 27, 2018
Destress your weekend

Do you get to Friday afternoon and feel like your brain is going to implode? Between work, school runs, after school clubs, housework, and everything else, most mums don’t stop for a breath all week Weekends can’t come soon enough, especially when you work 5 days a week, but I sometimes feel that it gets off to a stressful start after such a hectic week. If you feel the same when >>

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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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Interview With A Working Mum – Clara from The Balance Collective

  • January 24, 2018

This is the last post in my Interview With A Working Mum series! I’ve had some amazing working mums taking part and hope you’ve enjoyed reading about their lives as much as I have. I’m going to take a break with the series and hopefully be back later in the year with a revamped guest blogging series. The final working mum in the series spends her days helping fellow working >>

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Interview With A Working Mum – Lucy from Titchy Princess

  • January 17, 2018

If you think being a working mum is hard, try being a student mum at the same time! I can’t imagine juggling both of those roles, but my latest working mum manages it… Tell us a bit about you… My little family is made up of my partner Rob, myself and our six-month-old Amelia. We have two guinea pigs and a wonderful apartment. My blog is Titchy Princess What do you do for >>

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Interview With A Working Mum – Terri from The Strawberry Fountain

  • January 10, 2018

This week I have a fellow working mum of school-age children talking about returning to work and how it’s easier once they’re at school. We still face other working mum struggles though as this week’s working mum guest blogger tells us… Tell us a bit about yourself… My name is Terri and I blog over at The Strawberry Fountain. I write about life with my two boys, aged 7 and >>

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Interview With A Working Mum – Stacey from Simply Stacey

  • January 3, 2018

Going back to work after maternity leave is hard, and you can feel guilty about leaving the kids. There are so many benefits for children going to nursery though, as my latest working mum guest blogger has realised… Tell us a bit about yourself… My name is Stacey, I run a blog SimplyStacey.co.uk – I recently rebranded as felt I want to be taken more seriously in the blogging community >>

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Interview With A Working Mum – Beth from Life As Mum

  • December 27, 2017

I love hearing storied about working mums who have given up the 9-5 to work at home doing something they love. It’s every working mum’s dream isn’t it? This week’s Interview With A Working Mum is Beth from Life As Mum,  a work-from-home blogger who has turned her hobby into her business. Tell us a bit about yourself Hi! My name is Beth and I’m a Mum of three. My >>

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Interview With A Working Mum – Jane from Northern Mum

  • December 20, 2017

Being a working mum is hard whatever your background. Being a single working mum to three kids definitely sounds like a challenge! This week’s working mum took a risk and left her job to go self-employed, allowing her to spend more time with the kids. Tell us a bit about yourself I’m Jane, single parent to three – eleven-year-old twins and a seven-year-old. Plus adopted mum to one 18-month-old puppy and >>

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