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Keeping it real with Courtney Adamo

By Kerrie Simon-Lawrence When social media super-mama Courtney Adamo packed up her life, along with hubby, Michael, and their four minis Easton, Quin, Ivy and Marlow in 2016, for a year of travelling the world (how cool!), there were a few goals in mind – to show their kids a …

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Finding balance between big and little loves

By Amelia Lamont, midwife and sleep consultant I’ll start by saying I love, love, LOVE my (slightly chaotic) family and I bloody love what I do for a living too – but it’s definitely hard. My partner Ambrose and I have two amazing, cheeky, hilarious kids – Alfie, 4, and …

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How to make your side hustle work #bossmama

By Natalie Bascur While it’s normal to countdown to the weekend and prefer to be at the beach on a beautiful day than in an office, if you find yourself dreading each day and existing on autopilot, isn’t it time to make a change? Is there a gap at your …

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10 Empowering Quotes to Help You Own This Week

Just like that, a new week has begun. Now is the time to stop thinking about what you’ve been dreaming of doing and start doing it. Whether you take just one step towards a goal or make big waves and get a project over the line, this week, mama, is …

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The Top 5 Survival Tips for Motherhood

Here Phoebe Burgess, journalist and mum of one (+ pregnant with bub no. two) reveals the 5 most important tips she has discovered on this interesting (but not necessarily straight) path we call motherhood that have helped her survive… 1. Build your network Pre-baby, being an independent fully functioning self-sufficient young woman making …

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3 Mumpreneurs Talk About The Career-Mama Balance

Can we really have it all? Are we being selfish? Are we spending enough time with our kids? The list of “are we” and “should we” never ends. Did anyone say ‘mother’s guilt’?… The good news is, there’s always another mama who gets it – who understands the struggle and …

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#Bossmama Spotlight: Meet Ballerina Turned Dancewear Business Owner

Meet Felicia Palanca, fierce mama of two from Melbourne, and the founder and key creative force behind stunning children’s ballet brand, Flo Dancewear (and its sister brand for tweens, Flo Active). And Felicia’s story reads like a beautiful fairy-tale. Once upon a time long ago, a tiny three-year-old girl started …

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5 tips to nail spruiking your career achievements

by Haylee Hackenberg I’m a writer, and a good portion of my work is taken up by resume and career advancement related writing and coaching. My job allows me to speak to some really incredible people, many of whom are women. In fact, “incredible” doesn’t quite cover it. I’m talking human …

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How my children drive me to work purposefully, not less

by Khara Williams, director of relationships, businesswoman and mama We’ve come so far in the workplace gender-equality debate, but there’s still a long way to go. One of my pet peeves is the prevailing sentiment that having kids automatically means you’ll work less, and have less efficacy, than your non-parent …