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What do you want from your job?

Getting the jitters about going back to work post maternity leave? Well a couple of weeks ago I had my first Keeping In Touch (KIT) day. In my case I went back in and explained what I was looking for … Continue reading

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Day 367: A Blllurbbering Mess

So this time last week it was a Wednesday, it’s worth noting it was my 2nd day back at work. I should leave work at 4.30 to be able to pick up munchkin face from the childminder at a decent … Continue reading

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Day 350: My first day back at work

My first day proper. I have had 2 KIT days and today I think I can say they helped. My first official day back at work was not like ripping a plaster off a weeping scabby wound: anticipating the pain… … Continue reading

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Day 336: Why is leaving them so hard?

Yesterday I had a KIT day- a ‘Keeping In Touch’ day. Personally I think companies should use it to keep in touch midway through maternity leave rather than at the end (it might help mums feel less isolated and encourage … Continue reading

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Day 114: Abandonment

General abandonment. The baby has been in your womb for 9 months. It then get’s evicted. You then don’t get to hold baby 24/7… but God knows you try. Baby sleeps on their own and then on top of all … Continue reading

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