You might have noticed I haven’t posted for a while. I’ve tried. I have about 5 drafts started and saved, but unfinished. If you ever read my piece about work life ‘balance’, you’ll know what I mean when I say I’ve dropped my balls! Work has been busy, an expand role, lots of travel. Kids … More I’ve dropped the balls!
So on Friday Boy 2 and I packed our cold selves off into Manchester City centre to take part in the latest #FlexAppeal flash mob hosted by the insta-famous @motherpukka and @papapukka. I donned my Lycra and flexed to the music, along with 200+ other parents and little ones to campaign for flexible working. Why? … More Let’s talk about Flex! 💪🏿
My thoughts on how to reduce maternity discrimination. … More Why are women still getting ‘pregnant then screwed’?
When I had Boy1 and declared my intention to go back to work, I became overwhelmed by conversations, articles, reports and the like about finding the ‘balance’ between work and home life. As someone who prides themselves on their organisational skill, I thought I’d have it sorted quickly. Schedules, reminders, booking things waaay in advance, … More Why work-life ‘balance’ isn’t for me
With just a week to go until I head back to the working world, I’ve decided to start sorting my appearance out. The weightloss hasn’t quite worked out as planned, so I’m feeling a bit self conscious about being back in the office, knowing I can’t live in jeans and baggy tops. I know that … More Starting my transformation