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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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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 – 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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Interview With A Working Mum – Jen from Mighty Mama Bear

  • December 13, 2017

Going back to work is hard, even if you enjoy your job. If you don’t enjoy what you do, it can be really hard to be away from your family. This week’s working mum guest blogger is Jen from Mighty Mama Bear, she’s talking about the difficulties of returning to work and leaving her children. Tell us a bit about yourself… I’m Jen and I’m a wife and busy mum >>

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Interview With A Working Mum – Jenna from Then There Were 3

  • December 6, 2017

Getting the right working hours to fit around your family can be difficult, even if you’re returning to the same job. This week’s working mum has had the struggle of finding the right hours on top of a husband who works away from home. Jenna from Then There Were 3 tells us how she juggles it all… Tell us a bit about yourself I’m a 28-year-old mum to two girls >>

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Interview With A Working Mum – Helen at Welsh Mum Writing

  • November 29, 2017

Thanks for coming to check out the latest guest post in my Interview With A Working Mum series. Flexible working is so important to many mums and more employers are getting on board with it. It doesn’t always work out first time and sometimes takes a bit of rejigging to get the right balance for everyone involved. This week’s working mum is Helen from Welsh Mum Writing, she tells us >>

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