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What to consider before returning to work

Returning to work after taking time off to raise a family is never easy – but don’t let it frighten you! Here’s a simple...

4 types of leave mums can take from work

Understanding what leave you’re entitled to when you go back to work isn’t easy. There are different types that are available to you as...

6 things to ask for before returning to work

When you return to work there are key things you need to have agreed on, including your transition back and your new working conditions....

The £500 moment

“Remove me from the list. I wish to pay no more.” And that is just how easy it was. The world didn’t implode and my...

How to use maternity leave to benefit your career

We often lose our confidence after being out of the workplace for a while. But employers much prefer keeping trained-up, integrated existing staff, and...

How to enjoy Valentine’s Day on a budget

One of our biggest worries is how much stress family life puts on the relationship we have with our partner. Having children puts pressure...

How to get ahead as a working mum

We mums tend to get a bad professional reputation: disorganised, chaotic, just going through the motions before we can escape to the domestic world...

How to cut the cost of children’s activities

As parents, we all want to make sure our children are given the best possible tools to help them develop, and this means making...

What is job-sharing and could it work for you?

If you are fed up with juggling a full-time job and your family responsibilities, job-sharing can make a great compromise. You won’t have to...

‘At-work childcare letting down working parents’

If you're a working parent you'll know how hard it can be juggling the office and your family. But many of us are not getting...