Mothers on Mothering

This week…Stephanie Withers, freelance writer and contributing editor at Chalk Kids, and mother of two. Stephanie Withers is a freelance writer and contributing editor of Chalk Kids, a lifestyle blog for style conscious families. My little Munchkin/s is/are… Finlay (2 1/2) and Parker (seven months) No-one ever tells you that… the terrible two’s can start a year early….

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This week…Lucy Tobin, journalist and blogger at RUNOUTOFWOMB.COM, and mother of one. Lucy Tobin is a journalist at the Evening Standard and author of six books, ranging from a guide to uni life to a wedding guide for the DIY bride – and mama to a nearly-year-old baby boy. Her blog RunOutOfWomb.com was conceived (pun oh-so-intentional..!) because she…

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This week…baby and family photographer Charlotte Emily Gray Emily Gray is a London-based photographer, specialising in newborn, baby, children and family portraiture. She trained as a fine artist and studied at the Royal College of Art, and says her style is ‘timeless and classic – these are portraits and family photographs that will not look dated in…

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This week…ZOE DE PASS, founder of DRESS LIKE A MUM and mother of two. Zoë de Pass is founder of DRESS LIKE A MUM, a campaign to change the bad rep of mum dressing. DRESS LIKE A MUM hopes to inspire women/mums not to loose their love of clothes, despite what their children throw at them. It, among…

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This week…Clemmie Hooper, midwife, author and founder of GAS & AIR BLOG Mother to two little girls (with twins on the way in February!) and midwife to many, Clemmie Hooper decided to start her blog – Gas & Air – to share the knowledge and wisdom she had learnt from being a midwife and being a mother. Stories…

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This week…Eve Fernando, founder of The Little Bump Company and mother to Ava… Eve Fernando set up The Little Bump Company when she was pregnant, because she felt there was a lack of clothes that made her feel, well, still like her. The Little Bump Company is a maternity and nursing specialist boutique in the Cotswolds and stocks comfortable,…

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A fortnightly series featuring real words from real mummies… This week…Anna Whitehouse, founder of mother pukka and mother to Mae… Journalist, editor and mother in search of pukka things for her kid, founder of Mother Pukka Anna Whitehouse previously worked as the Vice Editor at Time Out Amsterdam before writing about shoes and handbags for fashion labels…

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This week…Becky Sayer, co-founder of Superlove Merino and mother to Martha. Becky and friend Suse Fletcher created their ethical brand of superfine merino childrenswear in February 2013. Knowing the magic of merino base layers themselves (supercomfy, breathable, warm and 100% natural) they wanted the same for their daughters, Milly and Martha, and While the merino…

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This week…Steph Douglas, founder of Don’t Buy Her Flowers and mother to Buster and Mabel. Steph Douglas started Don’t Buy Her Flowers in November 2014, selling thoughtful gift packages for new mums because she believed they deserve some TLC. Packages range from The Care Package (magazine, truffles, scarf, tea and flapjack) to The Essentials (which…

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A fortnightly series featuring real words from real mummies… This week, in its inaugural outing, me….! My little Munchkin is…just celebrating her first birthday. She is the happiest, smiley-est little thing I’ve ever come across, and she makes me laugh every single day. Birth was…an unplanned C-Section from a reluctant induction after going three weeks over…