It’s official, the Hustle House has grown from one child, to two children. On the 29th September 2019, our littlest Mini burst in to the world (after officially listed as a 40 minute labour – I’m still in two minds as to whether to blog my birth story to be honest) and life hasn’t been […]Read More Expanding From One to Two
My journey back to work post baby was a weird one. After a phased return using up annual leave, I hit full time work with a bang. And it was intense! 5am wake ups to put a full face of slap on before facing the tube, once or twice a month meeting clients in all […]Read More Ta-Ra to Full Time!
When you’re a mum, sometimes it’s the smaller things in life that make you smile. And it’s easy to get bogged down by the humdrummery of life. A constant cycle of laundry, changing nappies, a lack of self care, potential isolation, missing “normal” life. The list is endless. I knew my life was going to […]Read More Reasons to be cheerful
No one warns you when you have a baby that baby = bags. Changing bags, nappy bags, bags of frozen breast milk, more shopping bags, but most importantly – eye bags! And when you’re on maternity leave, for most people, putting on make up becomes pretty low on the priority list. Once you’ve fed the […]Read More Morning “Non Zombie” Make Up
Alex here! Happy Thursday from a really gross, grizzly and FREEZING London. This week has been a lot tougher than last week. Did I maybe get caught out being a little smug about how easy last Friday was? I’ve been lucky enough that in the UK, any annual leave that we accrue while on maternity […]Read More Upping the ante
Well hello there! Mum number 2 has arrived! Well…what I mean to say is I’ve finally emerged from the deepest darkest realms of my laundry basket. How can such a small being generate so much waste (and that’s not just the clothes!)? So…yep…I digress, I can’t avoid it any longer, those 3 small words…’back […]Read More And now the end is near…
That’s it. It’s done. 12 hours after leaving the house this morning and I’m sitting down with a green tea while the Mr puts BB to bed. As I look back, it’s been a good day, but the thoughts that filled my head last night as I sat on the sofa crying and begging Mr […]Read More Work work work work work