Working mums do it tough

AS a working mum I love reading and hearing about other working mums and how they manage to 'have it all'. What I love even more is hearing about inspirational workplaces and bosses who realise that happy mums make great employees. Why should women have to give up their career to raise a family? Sure if they want to that's great, but seriously, who can afford to exist on one … [Read more...]

What a great ride

Each week I get to interview fantastic mums doing great things. Recently I interviewed three women whose lives are a little more interesting than the average. They're married to Australian pro surfers and take their kids on the surfing world tour. This story first appeared in the Gold Coast Bulletin and this week ran in Melbourne's News Ltd coastal papers where surfer Troy … [Read more...]

No Excuses!

Me and the Commando just hanging out

WELL I survived my three-day bootcamp with Commando Steve of The Biggest Loser Fame. It was hard, tougher than anything I've ever encountered ... but that's not really saying much. I was one of the least fit people on the bootcamp and it showed - both on the wasitline and on the stopwatch. But hey at least I was there. Didn't die, although there were times I thought I … [Read more...]