Growing up I had a stay at home mother, as did most of my friends. One friend from high school had a mother who worked at a bank four days a week. This was so far out of the norm for me that for years I assumed she was the Bank Manager as there could be no … Continue reading Is being an entrepreneur the modern working mums equivalent to selling Tupperware?
Whilst flicking through my Facebook feed this morning, this little gem popped up. It’s an advertisement for a real estate company in the US with a picture of a mother and her children with mess and chaos around her on one side. On the other side are two men in business suits casually smiling. The slogan … Continue reading What in the world were they thinking?!
About five years ago I was negotiating a make good with a Landlord on behalf of my client who was the Tenant. The expected payout for the make good was around half a million dollars, however the Landlord was wanting more than $2 million. It’s easy to become blasé when dealing with numbers like this, … Continue reading I Hope You Die
Our daughter is learning to talk, and we’ve been making an effort to tell her where we go when we leave the house. The other night I was telling her that Daddy was at work - “Daddy go work fly airplane” was her response and I was very proud of her for being able to put … Continue reading Mummy go gym…or work?
Last week one of my good friends resigned from her corporate job. She had been there for a number of years and is now going to pursue a career in natural medicine. We caught up for coffee and were talking about other people's perception of you when you resign and you are also a mum. We were laughing at … Continue reading 5 Myths About Working Mums
Thank you for taking the time to read my blog. I really, truly appreciate it. There are so many other ways you could be spending your time, so I’m glad you’ve chosen to listen to my ramblings. My goal for the blog is to inspire, educate and hopefully amuse you, so let me know if … Continue reading From the Start