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There’s a reason they call it labour: My childbirth story

When I was about 12 years old, I was chatting with my Mum on our morning drive to school. Me being insatiably curious, I was asking her about childbirth. I don’t remember exactly what I asked her, but I will always remember her response. Looking towards the traffic lights, she said: “Some women say that… Continue reading There’s a reason they call it labour: My childbirth story

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Aren’t I made for this?: How I learnt that Motherhood doesn’t always come naturally

When I was a little girl, I had certain and very clear ideas on what my life would be like when I grew up. An organised little soul, I even planned the timescales in which they would take place. Happily married by 23, first baby at 25 and then as soon as my two children… Continue reading Aren’t I made for this?: How I learnt that Motherhood doesn’t always come naturally

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On becoming a Mum and Losing a Mum

I have always been driven. I was that kid that had the mantra of ‘Dream, Believe, Create, Succeed’ on my bedroom wall. I set goals and then smash them. I was the Primary School Captain, School Sports Captain, SRC President, Netball Captain – you get the drift! My life goal is to ‘travel more countries… Continue reading On becoming a Mum and Losing a Mum

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What it’s like being a female breadwinner: Life as the 4%

Among Australian two-parent families, only 4% of dads look after their children full time.* Surprising? Well, my  family of four has operated under this minority statistic, with me as the breadwinner, for over a year now. This is how it happened. Mid last year, I took the opportunity to take on my own business, moving from… Continue reading What it’s like being a female breadwinner: Life as the 4%

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5 Simple questions to ask yourself about your super

  Let’s get straight into it: Which super fund or funds am I with? Which investment option am I invested? Do I have any lost super? Do I have insurance through my super fund? How much do I think I need to retire? If you can’t answer more than two of these, you aren’t alone!… Continue reading 5 Simple questions to ask yourself about your super

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Finishing work and taking maternity leave, without the guilt

Did you ever have that feeling of happiness that plays like a beautiful song in your head, making you oblivious to the world around you? Like you’re in a movie or a show all on your own and everything is playing in slow motion? A feeling that shows that when you’re in that moment, nothing… Continue reading Finishing work and taking maternity leave, without the guilt