Work/Life Balance

organise your childrens bedroom

Great ways to organise children’s rooms and how to get them to help

By gritting with teeth at the sight of the messy room of your children, the only thing, which you may earn is an appointment with the dentist. Isn’t it better to find other, more practical solutions in which your child’s room will be clean and tidy all the time? That is not only a far-fetched […]

back to school

Back to school hacks

Getting the kids back into the ‘school mindset’ at the beginning of September can be quite challenging after the long Summer holidays. It can also be quite tricky for us as parents, to get back into the routine of school, including drop off, homework and uniforms. Here is an article, which I was invited to […]

Dealing with Bad Stress?

As a woman who has transitioned from a career as an Air Traffic Controller to running my own business, I have experienced my fair share of stress along the way. Luckily for me the majority of the stress in both cases has been eustress. Eustress is the type of ‘positive’ stress that keeps us vital […]

4 Brilliant Benefits Of Being A Working Mum

Delighted to have guest blogger Elizabeth Harmon share her thoughts on the benefits of being a working mum. Working mothers around the world rejoice! According to researchconducted by Kathleen McGinn, Cahners-Rabb Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, you’re more likely to raise successful daughters and empathetic sons.  For many of us, being a working mother can […]

New Mum

Say ‘Yes’ to help!

As mums we are literally programmed to give. As the main provider to our new baby we cannot do enough for our little one’s. They need love and shelter, food, cleaning, love, nurturing, comforting and yet more love and it is our joy to give it. But sometimes what we can forget is to fill […]

Changing Career? Here’s How To Make It A Smooth Transition

Written for Sherry Bevan, The Confident Mother by Emily Thorpe http://www.sherrybevan.co.uk/air-traffic-control-to-coach-and-speaker/ Hello, my name is Emily Thorpe, I’m a mum of 2 boys and I’ve been an Air Traffic Controller for 23 years and on 23 September 2015 I gave up my ATC career for good to become a full-time coach and speaker. I know […]