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Mitucha Ford
How To Survive Juggling Business & Motherhood

How To Survive Juggling Business & Motherhood

Becoming pregnant less than a year into starting my business was not part of the business plan! Since it was my absolute passion, there was no way I was going to close shop when I'd focused everything I had into launching it and building it. And one of the main reasons I wanted to work for myself was so I could eventually stay home and raise my kids while also bringing home some bacon. Since my business was only a baby itself, it has definitely been a challenge! Luckily at Christmas I was able to quit my other job (yes I had...

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Mitucha Ford
To Boob or Not To Boob

To Boob or Not To Boob

National breastfeeding week actually ended over a week ago, but in true mum style, I missed it/ forgot about it / was too busy removing squashed banana off everything. However since I am 8-9 months into it I wanted to share my experience in case it helps at least one person.   Firstly, despite my pre-conceptions, breastfeeding was NOT easy at first. In fact since my mum seemed to only speak of it being the most natural and easy thing, I gave no thought to the possibility of it being anything otherwise. Bit of a shock as I stifled screams of...

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