Work Like a Mother

Work Like a Mother

amyliz.co.uk/podcast
A podcast for and about working mums.
Being a Student Parent and Starting a Career with Sarah Derby Need
Oct 22, 2018 • 63 min
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. Full show notes —> http://www.amyliz.co.uk/podcast/sarah-derby-need Find Daisy —->…
Running A Business and Home-Educating Your Kids with Daisy Forster
Oct 15, 2018 • 65 min
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. Full show notes…
Creativity as Self Care with Nicola Rae-Wickham
Oct 8, 2018 • 44 min
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. Full show notes —> http://www.amyliz.co.uk/podcast/nicola-rae-wickham Find Nicola —->…
The Myth of Balance with Frankie Thompson
Oct 1, 2018 • 50 min
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 after…
Re-evaluating Success and Re-finding Creativity after Motherhood with Keri Bainborough
Sep 25, 2018 • 49 min
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. Full show notes —>…
Working Around Full Time Childcare with Hannah Otto
Sep 17, 2018 • 38 min
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. Full show notes —>…
Life as a Junior Doctor and Mother with Maggie Frej
Sep 10, 2018 • 46 min
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 —>…
Working Smarter Not Harder with Monica Stott from The Travel Hack
Sep 4, 2018 • 43 min
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:…
Ep 15: Season Break #1
Jul 2, 2018 • 2 min
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. Where you can find me: Blog —-> www.amyliz.co.uk Instagram —-> /amylizblog Twitter —-> /amylizblog Facebook —-> /amylizblog Email —->…
Ep 14: Finding Your Path, The Power of Storytelling and Raising Politically Aware Kids with Kate from A Playful Day
Jun 25, 2018 • 83 min
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…
Ep 13: The Power of a Positive Mindset, Putting Yourself First and Channeling Your Inner Michelle Obama with Caroline Britton
Jun 18, 2018 • 33 min
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.…
Ep 12: Building a Sustainable Business, Making Space for Yourself and The Beauty of Imperfection with Siobhan Watts
Jun 11, 2018 • 45 min
Find the full show notes here —-> http://www.amyliz.co.uk/podcast/episode-12-siobhan-watts Where you can find me: Blog: http://www.amyliz.co.uk Twitter: @amylizblog Instagram: @amylizblog Facebook: /amylizblog Where you can find Siobhan: Blog:…
Ep 11: Living Wholeheartedly, Finding Joy and Asking for Help with Laura Agar Wilson
Jun 4, 2018 • 50 min
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. Find the full show notes here —->…
Ep 10: The Sex Myth, Activism and Having it All with Rachel Hills
May 28, 2018 • 57 min
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. Find the full show notes here…
Ep 9: Writing Romance Novels and Working In Nap Time with Ellie Darkins
May 21, 2018 • 32 min
Find the full show notes here —-> http://www.amyliz.co.uk/podcast/episode-9-ellie-darkins Where you can find me: Blog: http://www.amyliz.co.uk Twitter: @amylizblog Instagram: @amylizblog Where you can find Ellie: Instagram: @ellie_darkins Twitter:…
Ep 8: Building a Copywriting Business & Dealing with Chronic Illness with Franky Shanahan from Love Audrey
May 14, 2018 • 55 min
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. Find the full show notes here —->…
Ep 7: Prioritising Yourself, Building Your Dreams and Feeling Sexy as a Mum with Gem Morson of The Mothercooker
May 7, 2018 • 37 min
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. Find the full show notes here —-> http://www.amyliz.co.uk/podcast/episode-7-gem-morson Where you can find me:…
Ep 6: Starting a Skincare Business and Prioritising Kindness & Wellbeing with Rachael Dunseath from Myroo Skincare
Apr 30, 2018 • 41 min
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…
Ep 5: Juggling a Baby, Businesses and a Full Time Job with Holly June Smith
Apr 23, 2018 • 74 min
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’s…
Ep 4: Working in Seasons, Finding What Works and Radical Honesty with Lucy Lucraft
Apr 16, 2018 • 48 min
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. Find the full show notes here —->…
Ep 3: Sharing Online, Age Gaps and Being a Feminist Mum with Wedding Photographer Sally Thurrell
Apr 9, 2018 • 41 min
This week I chat with Sally Thurrell, an incredible wedding and lifestyle photographer and mum to two gorgeous girls. We talk about getting started as a photographer, juggling a business with the needs of two children of different ages, and how she…
Ep 2: Freelancing, Self-Care and Being an Introvert Mum with Emma Cossey
Apr 2, 2018 • 41 min
For my first ever episode, I’m chatting with Emma Cossey from The Freelance Lifestyle all about juggling freelance life with motherhood, being an introvert mum to an extrovert child and the tools she uses to prioritise self care and keep on top of her…
Ep 1: Introducing Work Like a Mother
Mar 11, 2018 • 1 min
Introducing my brand new podcast about and for working mums… Work Like a Mother. The first episode will be available on 2nd April - see you then!