Returning to work after a career break

Returning to work after a career break

Being a mother is a gift. So often talked about as the most important job in a woman’s life, for many it is treasured above all other career aspirations. Not without challenges, or lack of sleep, but an experience unrivalled in reward. How long women choose to stay...
Turning a NO into something positive

Turning a NO into something positive

*updated 2022   Bouncing out the door, smile on face, feeling as though you nailed it in your interview is a great feeling. Waiting for the feedback, an offer, the words “you were amazing, when can you start” on the other end of the line, isn’t always so easy to...
The importance of family time – staying connected.

The importance of family time – staying connected.

*updated 2022   Connection. Do you ever wonder what it really means? How to achieve it, feel it, know that it’s authentic? Society tends to throw the word around casually, encouraging us to “stay connected on social media” or “connect with friends online”. Yes,...
Mum will you play with me?

Mum will you play with me?

  How many times have you heard that phrase only for it to be swiftly followed by a familiar feeling of angst? Your child, that fabulous little human who you love with every inch of your being, wants to play with you. And you don’t have the time. Or the energy....
How to deal with parental guilt

How to deal with parental guilt

Most parents experience guilt. You may feel you should be doing things differently or that you could be doing better. You might believe you’re not coping or doing the right thing for your child.  Let’s explore parental guilt in more detail and offer some ways to help...