Author Archives : WorkingMums

On Mother’s Day, thank you – by Louise Correcha


This mother’s day, I’m searching for a way to articulate what motherhood means to me, to somehow honour my fellow mothers. My first thought is that if love is indeed the force turning this world, mothers are perhaps its source – the mountains from which rivers carve gorges and valleys where life multiplies. But I struggle to articulate it further.…

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Musings on Mother’s Day – Danielle Ross Walls


A few years ago, my eldest son purchased a Mother’s Day gift for me at his school fair. It was the first time that he had his own money to spend, and he was proud as punch with his purchase! A squishy stress-ball, hot pink in colour and in the shape of a heart. It has the words BEST MUM…

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Finding our voices – what International Women’s Day means to us


Louise Correcha and Danielle Ross Walls When we started talking about sharing the difficulties we were facing trying to re-enter the workforce as mums—and thereby hopefully help others experiencing similar struggles—we couldn’t have imagined the power of the global movement we were about to witness in the two years that would see our book being developed to publication. Of course,…

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Working Mums Book Launch Tasmania


Come along and celebrate the Tasmanian launch of Working Mums with authors Danielle Ross Walls and Louise Correcha. There will be a discussion, Q&A and plenty of opportunity to get your copy signed! Fullers Bookshop 131 Collins Street Hobart, TAS 7000 Thu. 8 March 2018 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm AEDT Get your event tickets here

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Working Mums – Authors in a Panel Discussion Five Dock Library


Hosted by librarian Claude Broomhead, authors Danielle Ross Walls and Louise Correcha will be involved in a panel discussion, Q&A followed by tea. This promises to be an evening of inspiration. I recommend reading this book not only if you are a Working Mum, but also anyone looking for inspirational mentors in all walks of life. From starting your own…

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Working Mums Melbourne Launch


Melbourne Book Launch at Sun Bookshop Working Mums Melbourne Book Launch Sun Bookshop (theatre) | 10 Ballarat Street | Yarraville, VIC 3013 | Australia Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm (AEDT) This wonderful and inspiring collection of stories by mums will have its Melbourne launch at Sun Bookshop (theatre). There will be a Q and A…

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Behind the scenes: The making of a cover girl


Working Mums cover photoshoot – a true example of the working mum juggle by Louise Correcha After an idea was recently raised to refresh the cover of our book Working Mums, I gathered my four-year-old daughter and a close family member’s baby and headed to the Blick Creative studio in North Fitzroy for the photo shoot (Blick is a design…

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