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Mumtern your way back to work

If you’re a Mum looking for a way back into work after a career break, an internship could be just the ticket. An increasing number of companies are offering return-to-work internships to help ease mothers in their 40s and 50s back to work. 191 more words

Career Coach

the end is the beginning

The best decision of my life. And I don’t know what the second best was, but it’s not close. A year ago I didn’t have a motorcycle license, had never taught a kid a thing, and didn’t speak a word of French. 321 more words

Career Break

Looking back one year down the line

Just realised it’s been a year since I officially transitioned from a full-time career woman in the corporate world to a stay-at-home mum.

Looking back, it’s been worth it and I have no regrets in respect of the decision we made, by this I mean my husband and I. 374 more words

Life Experiences

Dune Bashing & Sand Surfing in Huacachina

After a long transit through Lima, my four hour bus ride finally came to an end in the town of Ica. Food was first on the agenda, and I filled my tummy on fried chicken from a fast food restaurant located just outside of the main bus terminal. 807 more words


Top tips for mums thinking of returning to paid work after a career break.

Whatever your motivation is for returning to work, be it financial, mental stimulation or your kids are now at school, if you are thinking of getting back to paid work here are some tips to help you on your way.  1,304 more words

A Bus Journey from Cuenca, Ecuador to Mancora, Peru

Mancora is Peru’s answer to Venice Beach and Ibiza. It’s a small beach town on the Pacific coast, where many people show up for a weekend, yet end up leaving many weeks after. 574 more words


Jake & Vi's Splendiforous East Asian Expedition

Sabbatical. Noun: a period of time during which someone does not work at his or her regular job and is able to rest, travel, do research, etc. 225 more words