I have often written about my life as a working mom and MommaBoss is named after my work nickname so when I was selected to review a book called ‘Maternity Leavers’ it seemed like my kind of book. The byline is “What to do about work now you’re a mum.” Read more
I am working with Tommys on a Mothers Day campaign called #WeAreAllMums to raise awareness that some experiences of motherhood result in stillbirths, miscarriages and premature babies. We are all still on a journey of motherhood regardless of the bumps along the road.
My outlook on Mothers Day has changed significantly over the past couple of years. Pre motherhood I often made this joke, “I don’t see why we have to buy presents, they chose to have us!” Read more
I’ve never really considered myself to be a feminist, in fact in my younger years I was probably the opposite. My views were quite traditional and I wasn’t opposed to a patriarchal society. Apparently it’s Women’s Day and so I’ve reflected on myself and I think I am actually very much a feminist, probably more so than the average woman as these days I think most women consider themselves a feminist i.e. fighting for/ believing in equal rights.
There are five things about me that I think ‘make me’ a feminist if that’s a thing! Read more