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Working from Home – Three Lessons I Learned the Hard Way


Working from home is the perfect set up for my family and I.  Doing so has so many positives for us. As is often the case though, things don’t always go according to plan. Here are three major lessons that working from home has taught me the hard way! Life likes to get in the way – I’m the queen…

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#WorkshopWednesday – How to Beat Writers Block


Welcome to #WorkshopWednesday, my weekly feature with a focus on all things blogging! Each week there’ll be tips, tricks and advice on how to get your blog running like a well oiled machine!   As a blogger and a freelance writer, I’ve had more than my fair share of writers block. There’s nothing worse than sitting down to work and…

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#WorkshopWednesday – Why you Should be using Canva as a Blogger


Welcome to #WorkshopWednesday, my weekly feature with a focus on all things blogging! Each week there’ll be tips, tricks and advice on how to get your blog running like a well oiled machine!   Whether you’re a newbie blogger, or a seasoned contributor you need to know about Canva. We all know that blogging is about writing and releasing your…

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9 Ways Being a Mum Can Seriously Bulk Out Your CV


Image source   It is common for mums to downplay all the many many things learnt and the many many skills gained from being a mum. The fact is, us mums acquire a huge amount of highly transferable skills so when it comes to thinking about going back to work, we should feel much more confident than we do.  …

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How to Maintain Drive and Ambition when you’re Self-Employed


Self-employment is the dream of many. You get to work when you want, stay in bed until brunch and still earn enough money to keep you and yours in the lifestyle you’ve become accustomed to, right? Wrong! To become a success in the self-employment game you need drive and ambition by the bucket load. There’s no staying in bed and…

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Scheduling my Day as a Work at Home Mum


The idea of working from home is appealing to many.  Choosing your own hours, working around the kids and being an all round domestic goddess is a common goal. I wish it were that simple! Working from home can be amazing. It does mean that I can choose my own hours, but having two young children in the house generally means…

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#MumisBest Guest Post – Ali from Instant Mum of Two


Welcome to another instalment of my new guest series #MumisBest!  #MumisBest is all about the ever-growing SAHM/working mum debate.  I really want this series to highlight that there’s no right or wrong way, but whatever works for you and you family.  If you’d like to take part do get in touch, I’d love to hear from you!  For now I will…

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#MumisBest Guest Post – Lisa from Pass the Prosecco…Please


Welcome to another instalment of my new guest series #MumisBest!  #MumisBest is all about the ever-growing SAHM/working mum debate.  I really want this series to highlight that there’s no right or wrong way, but whatever works for you and you family.  If you’d like to take part do get in touch, I’d love to hear from you!  For now I will…

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#MumisBest Guest Post – Helen from Talking Mums


Welcome to the first instalment of my new guest series #MumisBest!  #MumisBest is all about the ever-growing SAHM/working mum debate.  I really want this series to highlight that there’s no right or wrong way, but whatever works for you and you family.  If you’d like to take part do get in touch, I’d love to hear from you!  For now…

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