Flexi-time, The Working Mum’s Lifesaver

Flexi-time has proved to be the biggest advantage of my new job. This was especially true a couple of weeks before Christmas.  Papa Nate came down with a viral illness and was effectively out of action for two weeks.  Having flexi-time helped me work around the needs of my family. I was able arrive at […]

Dealing With Unsolicited Advice – Helpful or Otherwise.

Two incidents occurred last weekend that got me thinking about receiving and dealing with unsolicited advice, about pregnancy and/or parenting.  Firstly, I mentioned the fact that my son doesn’t sleep in his cot and that I intend to try him in a junior bed. In response, a friend said “well now you will learn”.  Secondly, […]