Tag: Working Parents

Working Parents: Lorette

Lorette runs the Slingababy school, training baby-carrying educators at various levels across the UK as well as abroad. She has two children.  I have 2 children: a son born in 2010 and a daughter born in 2015. Their father… Read More

Working Parents: Lucy

Lucy is a life coach and hypnotherapist and also teaches antenatal preparation classes. She has two children. I am married (it took us 17 years of being together before we got round to it! We finally tied the… Read More

Working Parents: Eve

Eve is the founder of Baba+Boo, a brand of reusable nappies and online planet-friendly baby store. I am chief everything officer. I design our products, run our website and our social media platforms. I am married with two children, a… Read More

Working Parents: Jenni

Jenni owns Your Birth Antenatal Classes and offers MummyNatal mindfulness-inspired birth preparation courses and birth partner workshops in Stockport, Manchester and Tameside.  I have 2 children, my son who is 3 and a bit, and my daughter who is… Read More

Working Parents: Chloe

Chloe is a self-employed graphic designer. She lives with her husband and their almost-5-year-old daughter, who has just started school. I worked for a local publishing group for 8 years prior to becoming pregnant, but after 5 years took… Read More

Working Parents: Lindsay

Lindsay is a 38-year-old married mum of 5. She makes and sells beautiful hand-dyed items at All The Small Things. My husband and I have 5 children, aged 15, 13, 10, 7 and 4. We also home educate… Read More

Working Parents: Ruthie

Ruthie, a self-employed photographer, tells us about balancing work and family. Ruthie lives with her husband and two daughters.  I am happily married to Alex for almost 7 years. We have two daughters: Mia, 5 years old and Annabelle,… Read More

Working Parents: Tamsin

Welcome to the first story in our Working Parents blog series. Tamsin co-runs Firespiral Slings, Morecambe Bay Slings CIC and Sling School, and The Honeycomb Loom. She has three children. Hello, I am Tamsin. I have three children,… Read More

Working Parents : a new blog series

Introducing our new blog series – Working Parents. Recently, there has been a lot of coverage in the media about how difficult it is balancing a career and a family. Research suggests that women especially are held back… Read More