Coorganizing tips

A career and children?

“Why do you want to work? You have children….” Has anyone ever asked you that question at a job interview? Me, yes. Twice….. “But why do you work? With three children…” I have been asked that question twice in my career. Both times were during job interviews at multinational companies, straight in the eye… A career and children? Now I’m…

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Come on machos, get to work!

22 days a year, girls!! That’s how much more time we spend on domestic chores than men. Come on machos, get to work! 22 days a year, girls!! That’s how much more time we spend on domestic chores than men: can you imagine what we could do with all that time? We still have to get our machos into the…

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Coorganizing tips

Organising a skiing holiday!

Is your skiing holiday looming and you haven’t prepared anything yet? Don’t panic! This article will help you to get everything organised calmly. What do you mean it’s skiing season already? Yes it is! In a few weeks, the kids will be on mid-term break (again) and winter sports require logistics that are similar to those involved in organising the…

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Self-employed Mum – Salaried Mum: what is the ideal solution?

How can you reconcile your personal life with your professional life? What is the ideal solution: to be a self-employed mum or a salaried mum? I began to work for myself at the age of 26. No children at the time, no husband, no mortgage repayments to make. Lots of freedom and also a great lack of experience (but that is not what this article is about ☺). And I was…

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Domestic equality: breaking the taboos!

How can you move further along the path of equality and better share parenting and household chores with your partner? It starts now: action! I would first of all like to apologise to all those organised mums who don’t have a daily companion with whom to share the domestic chores or the parenting time, because this article is mainly concerned…

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Sweet Song: read it and reflect on it!

What to think of this best-selling French novel based on a nightmare scenario, that of the killer nanny: thoughts and inspiration for our own organisation I opened this book curious to read a human interest story and apprehensive about reading one of my worst nightmares. It must be admitted that when you leave your children every morning with another person,…

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How to make shopping simpler?

So, have you found your inspirational project for 2017? Remember, we said no resolutions -just motivation?   Well then, to get on with achieving your super project, you are going to let go of all the other tasks that are not necessarily indispensable, and spend less time on the ones that you cannot avoid.   This is where the household logistics and their set…

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2017: No more good resolutions!

Do you, like us, have so many things that you wanted to do in 2016 but you didn’t get around to them? Well, unless you’ve been completely distracted, did you know that there is actually a good reason for each thing that you didn’t do! Quite a discovery! And I thought that I simply had to find more time! The…

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