getting started with minimalism

So you want to move to a more minimal lifestyle, but have no idea where to start? Is minimalism even possible with kids? In this video, I’m sharing the 3 areas I’ve started to look at in making the transition to a more minimal lifestyle. There’s still a loooooong way to go but join me…

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Are you wondering how to cope with 2 under 2? There are good points and bad points of having a small age gap between children – but in this video I’m sharing five tips that I found useful (and #3 I still have to remind myself of nowadays!) when I had a baby and a…

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The Business & The Baby is a series of guest blog posts – from awesome mamas who have successfully started up in business after being on maternity leave. This month, Ginny Koppenhol shares her journey to transitioning from a challenging career in mental health services to a successful photography business, whilst on maternity leave with…

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How do you feel about the word ‘supermum’; the concept of ‘having it all’; or the term ‘working mother’? Are these empowering terms for the modern women, or unrealistic ideals? We’ve reached this point in time where we can birth a baby and sometimes go home the same day; where many of us are back…

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If you’re here, then it’s pretty likely that you’ve noticed the shifts. More and more women are breaking old paradigms, stepping up, speaking out, being heard. We have important things to say and it’s about time this world listened. But like many things, the gap between feeling ready internally and getting the words to flow…

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The Business & The Baby is a series of guest blog posts – from awesome mamas who have successfully started up in business after being on maternity leave. This month, Jenette Hardy shares her journey to launching her business during maternity leave with her second child. Tell us a bit about your business… Hardy Soft…

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The Business & The Baby is a series of guest blog posts – from awesome mamas who have successfully started up in business after being on maternity leave. For the first guest post in The Business & The Baby series, Ali Wilkinson shares her journey to launching Little Wonders Childminding. She’s since gone on to…

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A lot of posts I write are about getting organised, planning and all that stuff, when you have a multitude of interests and are feeling lost/overwhelmed. So before I went on maternity leave I was getting pretty good at cramming lots of things into a couple of productive hours whilst the baby was napping or…

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Sometimes, it’s not the lack of vision, goals, money or time that can hold you back in life or business. It’s those not-very-constructive feelings. Y’know, the ones that start out like little gremlins in your head with their negative self-talk, and if left to run wild, will hold you back and keep you small, safe…

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Finding a support network is hard. And I mean a supportive network of people, not a clique! Many new mamas come together purely through their babies being of a similar age, and needing to get out the house/see another adult face. Which is great in the beginning – although lasting friendships can be made this way, it’s…

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