Flexi Mamas: Cath from BattleMum


Flexi Mamas

Welcome to Flexi Mamas, a series about barriers that working mums face. This edition features Cath, a 40-year old Irish ex-pat now living in Portugal. Before that she had been living in South Wales for over 10 years. She has one little boy who was born in Abergavenny. Before, and for a while after her […]

January 25, 2018

Flexi Mamas: Sarah from Digital Motherhood


Flexi Mamas

Welcome to Flexi Mamas, a series about barriers for working mums. This edition features Sarah, who’s in her late 30s and is from Poole in Dorset. She’s married with a daughter aged six and has worked in digital marketing for a property company for almost 11 years. Sarah always wanted to return to work after […]

January 16, 2018

Flexi Mamas: Sinead Latham


Flexi Mamas

Welcome to Flexi Mamas, a series about barriers for working mums. This edition features Sinead, who is mum to a chaotic nearly four-year-old and engaged to her partner of eight years. Before becoming a mum, she was an operations manager for an apprenticeships provider and was working hard to move up the ladder. She and […]

January 11, 2018

Flexi Mamas: Hollie from TriftyMum


Flexi Mamas

Welcome to Flexi Mamas, a series about barriers that working mums face. This edition features Hollie Gregersen, owner of www.thriftymum.com. She has two boys only 14 months apart so has spent the majority of the last two years on maternity leave from my job as a buyer in the public sector. Hollie couldn’t wait to […]

January 4, 2018

Flexi Mamas: Natalie from Plutonium Sox


Flexi Mamas

Welcome to Flexi Mamas, a series about barriers that working mums face. This edition features Natalie from Plutonium Sox, a family, travel and lifestyle blog about her life in rural Worcestershire. She has two children – Libby (5) and Lia (3). Before having children, she worked for many years in the legal arena. Most recently, […]

December 17, 2017

Flexi Mamas: Becca from A Mum Doing Her Best


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Welcome to Flexi Mamas, a series about barriers for working mums. This edition features Becca, who has four children between 8 and 16 months. She was a financial administrator before having children and always wanted to return to work. “It was me time, time to use my brain. Time for me to be me, not […]

December 6, 2017

Flexi Mamas: Helen from Welsh Mum Writing


Flexi Mamas

Welcome to Flexi Mamas, a series about barriers for working mums. This edition of Flexi Mamas features Helen, who had her son at 41 (which she says makes her a geriatric by all accounts!). He’s now two, and he’s the only child that she and her husband have, though they also have a slightly deranged […]

November 29, 2017