Are you a real woman or a super woman?

Are you a real woman or a super woman?

A few years ago my mum said to me “I still feel guilty about going to work when you guys were little” I am 42 years old! I was really surprised and had no idea that she felt that way. It was probably her statement that originally got me interested in the topic of...
Having kids saved my career

Having kids saved my career

Pippa Bourke, Creative Junction Having kids saved my career. Sure I may be overweight, sleep deprived and snot-encrusted- but I am a ‘career mum’. My husband and I own two businesses. We couldn’t share, so we had to have one each. We have two of most things; two...
In the Hood!

In the Hood!

I love my children and I love being able to spend time with them but sometimes being a mum can be lonely and isolating. When I was pregnant with my 2nd baby I found that I was very emotional and had times where I was quite low. It felt like no one truly understood...
What is The Babysitters Club?

What is The Babysitters Club?

The Babysitters Club Have you got a big night out coming up soon? A busy day full of meetings that you don’t want to drag a troublesome two year old? Asked the Grandparents one to many times? Today I am introducing Georgia Meek who has set up an innovative...
How to cope with sending your child to pre school

How to cope with sending your child to pre school

I am currently on the hunt for a daycare for my little one. You would think that having experience in this area would make it easier but in fact it makes it even harder! Not to mention the fact that I’m not sure how I am going to cope with leaving ‘my...
Meet Hannah Milich – Candle Maker Extraordinaire

Meet Hannah Milich – Candle Maker Extraordinaire

I was lucky enough to discover Cottage Kitchen Studio just in time to do my Christmas shopping. As soon as I walked into Hannah’s house my senses were overtaken by the most beautiful aromas. I knew that I was hooked! On the table and around the room...