5 awesome single mum blogs to bookmark today!

5 awesome single mum blogs to bookmark today!

I’ve already written about one of my fictional single mum mentors, Lorelai Gilmore. But thankfully there are also real life single mums I look to for inspiration, and understanding. Regular single mums like you or I or also happen to […]


11 reasons to LOVE being a single mum

11 reasons to LOVE being a single mum

Being a single mum gets a tonne of bad press. We’re more likely to live in poverty, have mental health problems, be isolated, suffer from stress, and so on, and so on. It can get very depressing. We’re also often […]


18 advantages of self-employment for single mums

18 advantages of self-employment for single mums

Have you done a search for local flexible or part-time jobs lately? If like me you scan the local job sites every now hoping that your dream job – challenging, interesting, genuinely flexible – might have miraculously appeared, you’ll know just how […]


January 2017 Income Report – £225

January 2017 Income Report – £225

I’m back with my second income report and the first of 2017. I’ve decided to publish these because I want to be totally honest about the realities of self-employment as a single mother. Total transparency means getting down to brass tacks […]


Bye bye nine-to-five, hello freedom and flexible working

Bye bye nine-to-five, hello freedom and flexible working

Flexible working. What does it mean to you? Having the flexibility to live life on my own terms – working where and when it suits me – is the major driving force behind why I became self-employed and why I created this site. […]


How being a mum gave me the self-discipline to be self-employed

How being a mum gave me the self-discipline to be self-employed

“I’d never have the self-discipline to work for myself from home, how do you do it?” It’s a question I get asked all the time. The truth is self-discipline has never been my strong point. I am the queen of procrastination. At school […]