Work At Home Mum Guilt

Mum Guilt isn’t something I usually buy into. Most of the time I just accept I’m doing the very best I can. The kids are happy and healthy and yes they could probably do with a better balance of vegetables vs Nutella but most of the time we’re doing ok. However, there is one time where the Mum Guilt really does bite. As a freelancer and someone who works from home, it can be really difficult to switch off from work. I need to get things done and for the most part I manage to fit this in around our family life – during the day when the kids are at school (presuming I’m not teaching myself), the evenings once the kids are in bed – but there’s plenty of times when I need to finish a blog post, reply to an email or take a phone call while the…

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Back to school, back to normal

Back to school, back to normal

It feels customary now to come home from the first school run of the new academic year and write about our summer and the … View Post
Our Family – July 2019

Our Family – July 2019

July has, as ever, been a super busy month for us filled with typical end of school year activity, a holiday to Portugal and … View Post
Double Star of the Week Action!

Double Star of the Week Action!

Last Friday I had the pleasure of being invited to Star of the Week assembly to see Chloe be chosen for the second time … View Post
Ben is raising money for Diabetes UK

Ben is raising money for Diabetes UK

At the start of the year, Grandad set Ben a challenge When Ben got his road bike for Christmas, Grandad set him the challenge … View Post
Me & Mine – May 2019

Me & Mine – May 2019

I knew it had been a long time since I’d managed to do a Me & Mine post – but actually searching back through … View Post
Our Easter Holidays – A catch up!

Our Easter Holidays – A catch up!

So the Easter holidays well and truly took their toll on my work! Usually in the school holidays I try to book a day … View Post