Work Like a Mother
By Amy Elizabeth
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A podcast for and about working mums, covering motherhood, productivity, creativity and the constant struggle to 'have it all'.
||ExplicitBeing a Student Parent and Starting a Career with Sarah Derby Need||I chat with Sarah Derby Need about her experience having a baby whilst at University, studying abroad as a new mum and starting a career in marketing.||21 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRunning A Business and Home-Educating Your Kids with Daisy Forster||I chat with business owner Daisy Forster about how she started dying yarn and created Devon Sun Yarns, how she home-educates three of her four sons and how she is making her business work around her life - rather than the other way around.||14 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCreativity as Self Care with Nicola Rae-Wickham||I chat with creative mentor and coach Nicola Rae-Wickham about designing your life, putting your happiness first and the concept of creativity as a form of self-care.||7 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Myth of Balance with Frankie Thompson||I chat with Frankie Thompson about how she came to settle in Amsterdam (and why it's great for families), how she built her business as a freelance writer and got started with self-publishing as an author and how she's preparing for her second baby afte||30 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRe-evaluating Success and Re-finding Creativity after Motherhood with Keri Bainborough||I chat with Keri Bainborough about her career story, how she came to write a vegan lifestyle guide, how she’s re-evaluating success and re-finding her creativity as a mother and why she gets childcare so she can care for herself.||25 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWorking Around Full Time Childcare with Hannah Otto||I chat with Hannah Otto about how she changed her mind about being a stay-at-home-mum, how she works around full time childcare and deals with overwhelm, as well as her top tips for having a beautiful home with kids in tow.||16 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLife as a Junior Doctor and Mother with Maggie Frej||I chat with Maggie Frej about how she balances life as a junior doctor with being a mother, how she incorporates creativity into her life, and the difference between motherhood in the UK and in her home country of Poland. Full show notes --> http://www.||9 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWorking Smarter Not Harder with Monica Stott from The Travel Hack||I chat with travel blogger Monica Stott from The Travel Hack about how she's working smarter, not harder in her business and focusing on fun and her family when making decisions. Oh, and her top destinations for family travel. Full show notes: http://ww||4 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 15: Season Break #1||We made it! A full season of Work Like a Mother is done and dusted... and here's what you can expect in the future.||1 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 14: Finding Your Path, The Power of Storytelling and Raising Politically Aware Kids with Kate from A Playful Day||I chat with freelance storyteller and photographer Kate from A Playful Day about how she went from being an unemployed single mother to doing the job she was (if you ask me) born to do, how she approaches storytelling and funds her work via Patreon, and||24 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 13: The Power of a Positive Mindset, Putting Yourself First and Channeling Your Inner Michelle Obama with Caroline Britton||This week, I interviewed coach Caroline Britton about why she chose to leave her job of 14 years and strike out on her own, the power of a positive mindset, why mothers should put themselves first and why you should channel your own inner Michelle Obama||17 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 12: Building a Sustainable Business, Making Space for Yourself and The Beauty of Imperfection with Siobhan Watts||This week, I interviewed photographer Siobhan Watts, one of my favourite people to follow online, and we chatted about everything from house moves and parenting styles to how Siobhan is making her business sustainable, and why you absolutely should get||10 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 11: Living Wholeheartedly, Finding Joy and Asking for Help with Laura Agar Wilson||This week, I'm chatting with health coach and business mentor Laura Agar Wilson about her approach to wellbeing, living wholeheartedly, finding joy in your life as a mother and the importance of asking for help. We also chat about Laura's experiences of||3 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 10: The Sex Myth, Activism and Having it All with Rachel Hills||This week, I’m chatting with feminist author and all-round bad-ass, Rachel Hills about her book, The Sex Myth, sexuality and motherhood, campaigning for Hillary and how she believes you can really can have it all as a mother.||27 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 9: Writing Romance Novels and Working In Nap Time with Ellie Darkins||I'm chatting with Ellie Darkins, a romance novelist and mother of two, about how she got started in publishing. National Novel Writing Month, writing in nap time and why romance novels are so beloved.||20 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 8: Building a Copywriting Business & Dealing with Chronic Illness with Franky Shanahan from Love Audrey||In this episode, I chat with Franky Shanahan (a.k.a. Love Audrey) about how her wedding helped her start her copywriting business, and how developing Chronic Fatigue Syndrome two years ago impacted her family and work.||13 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 7: Prioritising Yourself, Building Your Dreams and Feeling Sexy as a Mum with Gem Morson of The Mothercooker||This week I'm chatting with Gem Morson aka The Mothercooker about her work as a food stylist and photographer, and her experiences as a new mum.||6 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 6: Starting a Skincare Business and Prioritising Kindness & Wellbeing with Rachael Dunseath from Myroo Skincare||This week, I’m chatting with Rachael Dunseath, the founder of Myroo Skincare about the realities of starting a skincare business, how Rachael lives and works with kindness as her core value and why it's important to prioritise your wellbeing even when||29 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 5: Juggling a Baby, Businesses and a Full Time Job with Holly June Smith||This week, I’m chatting with Holly June Smith about juggling multiple side hustles alongside a baby and a full time job, how becoming a mother changes how you can work, how living hour to hour can help in these early days, and the life lessons Holly||22 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 4: Working in Seasons, Finding What Works and Radical Honesty with Lucy Lucraft||In this episode, I'm chatting with Lucy Lucraft from Wanderluce and the What She Said podcast all about working in seasons, finding what works for your family and the power of radical honesty in business and in life.||15 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 3: Sharing Online, Age Gaps and Being a Feminist Mum with Wedding Photographer Sally Thurrell||I chat with wedding photographer Sally Thurrell about sharing online, juggling age gaps and being a feminist mum.||8 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 2: Freelancing, Self-Care and Being an Introvert Mum with Emma Cossey||A chat with Emma Cossey from The Freelance Lifestyle about freelancing, self-care and being an introvert mum.||1 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 1: Introducing Work Like a Mother||A podcast for and about working mums||10 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Brilliant and inspiring podcast
Love this podcast! Amy interviews some really inspirational guests and has a lovely and relatable interview style.
Not just for parents!
Super interesting listen, even for those of us who don't have kids!
Inspiring for mums!
I have only listened to a few and I’m hooked.
It’s great to hear other mothers honest stories about the challenges and joys of motherhood.