Tag: Return to work

Return to work when breastfeeding

8 Expert Tips to Return to Work when Breastfeeding

Returning to work isn’t as easy as it used to be when you were coming back from holidays. Now you might need to juggle routines, daycare, breastfeeding and the temperament of a little one who might not particularly like the changes they are being subjected to. Lynne-McKensey Hall IBCLC shares some tips for making the transition easier.


How to Choose the Best Childcare Centre for Your Family

Childcare – it’s a big decision! Depending on your individual family circumstance, when you return to work after maternity leave, you may be looking at enrolling your child into a …

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How to deal with guilt as a working mum

Heart racing, I turn the key in the ignition and glance at my watch. 15 minutes to get to work. Thanks to a catastrophic poosplosion from one twin, requiring a …

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How to prepare for day care when you are returning to work

Your maternity leave has ticked by and it’s almost time for you to head back to work and for baby to start day care. A new stage of life for …

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Pregnant and PM – One of the World’s Most Powerful Women is Expecting!

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden has announced she’ll be pregnant while in the top job. It’s another big step in the battle of working mothers and of course, New Zealand is the world leader in big steps for women! READ MORE NOW

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50+ Stay At Home Jobs That Don’t Actually Suck

There’s nothing worse than gazing into your new baby’s eyes and whispering, day care has a place for you when you turn six weeks old. Unfortunately, the bank, the electricity …

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Take Your Baby To Work – Does This Job ACTUALLY Exist?

We’ve comprised a list of 50+ jobs that don’t suck. We looked at “take your baby to work jobs” and found there isn’t much out there for sustainable work and …

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How to start an online store, blog or website to work from home

We’ve create the ultimate list of 50+ work at home jobs that don’t suck.  Wondering how to start an online store?  If blogging is your calling? Maybe you’re more of …

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Work At Home: Tech Jobs

Our “start up specialist” has put together an epic list of work at home jobs that don’t suck. Work from home tech jobs are by far the fastest growing opportunity …

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Work From Home Careers: Professional Jobs

We’ve compiled a list of 50+ work at home jobs that don’t suck and if you’ve got a profession you can put to work in your spare room, your financial …

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Work At Home Personal Service, Health and Beauty Jobs

We’ve come up with a list of 50+ work at home jobs that don’t suck.  Want to do health and beauty from home?  We’ve put together all the best jobs …

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Work From Home Admin Jobs

We’ve comprised a list of 50+ work from home jobs that don’t suck. We’ve put together all the best jobs for Australian stay at home mums and rated them by …

Not Returning To Work: It’s Okay to Miss Your Career Without Wanting it Back.

As far as life lessons go, this has been one of my biggest so far… It’s possible to miss something without wanting it back. It can apply to just about …

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Family friendly workplaces – how hard can it be

Diversity City Careers offers a register of Australian employers with family friendly work solutions for women eg parental leave and flexible work options.

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My Super Nanny to the rescue

Find out why My Super Nanny is the cupid of childcare.

Breastfeeding and Returning To Work

Breastfeeding and Returning to Work: Breastfeeding mums here are some of the things to consider when returning to work

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Baby refusing formula from bottle

Q&A: I would love to mix feed but I literally get 30ml from both breasts if I’m lucky in an expressing session. Does anyone in a similar situation have some advice? How can I stop baby refusing formula from bottle?

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Returning to work with a fly in fly out partner

My question is for the FIFO partners out there. Did you go back to work part time or full time? How old was bub and did you find it ok?

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Mummy has a career…. deal with it haters!

There is simply no end to the reasons people criticise mothers… You don’t breastfeed? You selfish, shallow beast. You don’t buy organic meat? You’re poisoning your children with nitrates. You …

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Mum Friendly Jobs: Starting a Home Business

Mum Friendly Jobs: starting a home business allows you to spend more time with your children, and make a nice income while you do it. Read where to start.

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Returning to work after baby

Parent Tips: Parents share their best advice for returning to work after baby and maternity leave. Especially tips for routine, doing household chores etc


Deciding to Return to Work

Q&A: How do you make the decision about whether to go back to work or not?

Studying while still trying to be the perfect stay at home mum.

Kristin shares her ten tips for balancing study with motherhood.

Coping with an older baby

How have you coped with your baby in the later months, after the newborn stage has passed and your partner (and possibly you) are back at work? Do you sometimes feel like your in a rut and what have you done to overcome these feelings?

Back to Work: One mum’s tale

“I recently returned to work, two days a week, after having my son almost 18 months ago. My return to work has been everything I expected it to be, and nothing like I expected it to be…”

Childcare: Community Advice

Child care is a very personal decision. You need to decide which option BEST suits you and your child. Here are some hints and tips to make that decision easier.

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My Baby Will Not Take the Bottle

Q&A: HELP! returning to work in 1.5 wks, full time, and breastfed 5 mth old refuses a bottle, tried expressed and formula and diff teets, even starved her for a day in a desperate attempt. been trying for 5 wks …. any suggestions? have started to intro solids and water to get her thru day but doesn’t take much, will have water out of sippy cup but if I put any milk in she turns away.