The reality of being a working mum – 10 months in

It’s been over 10 months now since I went back to work after my maternity leave ended. 10 months! Longer than I was pregnant with Little H. Only 3 months short of how long I was off work. By the time Christmas Day arrives, it will have been over two years since I bid everyone farewell and hobbled off to prepare myself for becoming a mum. In January my baby will turn 2! I’ll be honest, I’m in a state

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Has Britain lost work/life balance perspective?

Most days at work for me are non-stop and yesterday was no exception. However, after being off-line for most of the day, when home time arrived I was still feeling terribly behind. So, rather than stay late (I needed to get out of the office and there was also a Tube Strike making getting home a concern) I decided to log-on for 15 – 20 minutes at home to clear some small tasks. Nothing major, just ‘admin’. Sam also had

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About Me

Hello, I'm Angela. I'm Mum to two small people (4 & 1). I'm a Gardener, am houseplant obsessed and addicted to tea. By day I work in tech and also look after my littles. I'm trying to get our family to live a more sustainable life. I also have far too many opinions...hence the blog. You can read more about me here. You can also follow me on Twitter so you never miss a post. Hope you enjoy reading!

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