It really irritates me when I’m out alone and people who know me (usually men) ask me who’s got the kids. I think the clear assumption is my husband. And would you ever say that to a man? I was at an industry awards work do this week and I bumped into a fellow parent from my… Read more Who’s got the kids?
When twin 2 was 10 months old he had tonsillitis. It was horrible. A couple of nights into antibiotics he wouldn’t stop crying when we put him down for the night. We waited 10 mins, we went in and held him, put him down , and the crying continued. We brought him downstairs for 20… Read more Embrace sleep training
Once upon a time we had 2 children: a 3 year old and an 18 month old. I was 6 months back at work and feeling like it couldn’t be the end. I had a visions of being one of those mythical career women who had many children and managed regardless. I would google how… Read more Going for number 3
Unapologetically being mothers and managers Female leadership being situated in the every-day Taking as much maternity leave as you need
Having to choose between career and motherhood The media that sells the ‘perfect mother’ and cashes in on female self-loathing The masculine script in the business world
This is serious. I am an Ambitious mother and there is more out there for me than kids and I’m guessing that if you’re reading this, you might be too. And I’m writing this on a bad day in August 2017, because it’s the bad days, or the uncertain ones, when you need the most… Read more The why. This is serious.