Category Archives: Working mum

Bad Blogger

Oh dear, I’ve been a very bad blogger…please forgive me, it’s been almost 2 weeks since my last confession! It doesn’t help that H has been rushing around on his feet, going from strength to strength!  Exhausting!  Aww…it’s so funny … Continue reading

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Tax Credits – Get what you’re entitled to!

My first BIG lesson on being a working mum – GET WHAT YOU’RE ENTITLED TO!!  Whether you think you’re entitled to it or not, it is worth a call to the Inland Revenue – Helpline 0845 300 3900 (open 8am … Continue reading

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On a Roll

Great week work-wise this last week……….work I’ve been doing speculatively is paying off for those I’ve been doing it for. It’s taken nearly 6 months to get here, so about blimin time! As a family, we’ve struggled more than me … Continue reading

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Catch up

Over a month! Good grief! How did I ‘lose’ a month?! Let’s think……business trip to Portugal (result!)….took H with me and mum babysat for 2 days at her place (she lives there…result number 2!) while I stayed in a villa … Continue reading

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Employment v’s Self Employment

I had an interview tomorrow morning. I was supposed to plan a presentation. It was for a full time role with a government quango. 9 to 5. Full time salary. Paid holiday. Paid sick leave. Very respectable. Only……..when I got … Continue reading

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