Does the thought of returning to work scare you? Have you already returned to work and are struggling to keep it together? Here are tips to help you be a functional working mum.
Have you ever met someone that was barely halfway through pregnancy and they were so matter-of-fact about how things would go for them as a new parent? And you’re thinking ‘Oh you sweet thing… you have no idea that your expectations will fly right out the window the minute that kid comes into the world’.
Packing a hospital bag is a pretty daunting task, whether you are a first-time mum or a seasoned pro. You never know what you might need to have on hand and even if you’ve had plenty of babies, have a look at this list to make sure you haven’t missed anything, in case the dreaded pregnancy brain fog has taken you over.
Have you discovered that traditional childcare centres are not the right fit for your family? Are all the childcare centres in your local area unsuitable for your family’s needs? Do you have more than one child and the cost of childcare centres mean returning to work isn’t worth it? Before giving up on returning to work altogether, explore some childcare alternatives that could be the perfect fit for your family’s needs.
Helping busy parents navigate kids and parenting
Kids on their own are a handful. Throw full-time work, running a business or any other challenge you face into the mix and it can become chaos before you know it.
Here you’ll be able to find all the resources you’ll need to maintain the calm while getting on with your everyday life. A lot of the content here focusing on attachment and positive parenting, as well as organising life with kids.
Shout out if you need another parent to bounce ideas off, need an ear or a hand navigating parenting while maintaining your everyday life.