Expat Motherhood As A Working Mom

By Nargiz Why do we always think of career when asked about achievements Motherhood is an amazing journey. Sometimes, pursuing personal and career growth opportunities we ignore this period in our life and don’t realize that these precious moments are irrevocable. We become proud of our achievements, and can talk for hours about them, but…

Working Mom Guilt: You’re Not Alone

By Arpi Kazanjian The journey of a working mom       Although I was jumping up and down when I found out that I am pregnant but at the same time I had this feeling in the back of my head that I have to go back to work after my baby is born…

Self Loving Mums – How To Practice Self Love As A Mum

by Heather Broderick – Life Coach Certified Transformational Mindset Coach, NLP practitioner and Hypnotherapist Find your Vitality by avoiding exhaustion Finding time for yourself amidst a family can be extremely difficult, sometimes verging on rare. Working a full time job, finding time to exercise and stay healthy, meet friends to stay social and look after…

Busy Moms: Ways To Be More Productive And Feel The Joy

Being a busy mom isn’t connected to having a full time job. Even if you work part time, from home, or you’re a stay at home mom, it’s very easy to get dragged into a daily rhythm of GO GO GO. At the end of the day you feel like you haven’t “achieved” that one…

5 Ways To Find Work-Life Balance For Moms

By Amy Nightingale The thing I struggle with most as a business owner with a full-time job and two young children is balance. Whether you’re a mumpreneur, employee or the CEO of your household, you’re most likely juggling tasks on a daily basis and finding balance is an ever-elusive element to conquer. Some days we’re…

Confessions Of A Working Mum

By Lesya Jan I had it all, dream job, career and the guy that I was madly in love with. My sudden pregnancy threatened it all. No, I have never considered a termination, but I was petrified of all the changes that lay ahead. Thirteen years ago, I didn’t know what it’s like to love…

Ride The Rollercoaster

By Christina Jennings When MumsyBusiness asked if I wanted to contribute a blog for their website, honestly, I had no idea where to start. There are so many things I could write about. I racked my brain for about a week and over the Thanksgiving holiday. Now, it’s a Monday night, the kids are finally…

Mama Realness – Post Baby Body

By Laila Nachar Before I share… ahem, I mean confess my personal story of my post-baby body, it’s only fitting that you get to know a bit about me first. My family and I have been living an expat life in Abu Dhabi for TEN years! We are an American-Lebanese family enjoying this beautiful and…

Single Mom Struggles

By Jodie Allport @bonnie_and_mummy If you’re here reading this then maybe you find yourself in a similar situation to me or perhaps you just want to read about another Mums experience. Either way I hope I can offer help/advice to at least one person out there. So to start, a bit about me…. My name…

A Psychologist’s Experience Of Returning To Work (& Top 3 Tips)

By Jayne Ruff @Parenting_Point Eighteen months ago, I returned to work after nine months of maternity leave with my first child. This was something I was prepared for. In theory. Having trained and worked as an Occupational Psychologist for 15 years, I was aware of the challenges facing returning parents; the conflicting priorities, impact on confidence…