"They talk a good game but even at the BBC there isn’t a crèche, there isn’t a room where you can express, there isn’t a fridge where you can keep your milk.”
The 36-year-old is heading on maternity leave in preparation for royal baby number three.
A mum is using her maternity leave to travel the world with her family for the second time, and we’re every bit as jealous as we were before.
Even though she's started her maternity leave, her boss won't stop texting the mum-to-be
“It makes sense because men don’t actually get pregnant, give birth, breastfeed and need maternity leave for their body to recover,” one mum wrote. “If more couples choose to share it, I guess the question will also be asked more to those fathers.
Throw breastfeeding into the mix and it’s easy to see why two thirds of new mothers feel unsupported when they return to work after maternity leave. “I created this series to bring awareness to the harsh realities of what it takes to be a working mother, especially when caring for an infant,” Kasey told Yahoo Style UK. The artist was inspired to create the Working Mother Suit after returning to work shortly after the birth of her second child.
There are many things to consider when deciding if and when to have children, but a new survey has revealed that mums under the age of 33 will have to factor in earning less money too. Research by the TUC has revealed that younger mothers suffer a 15% pay penalty, compared to women who don’t have children. The study reveals that women who choose to have children before the age of 33 earn less because they are likely to be out of work for a while, or return to a part-time position.
It’s thought the Duchess will take over from the Queen this summer and she won’t be the only royal to take up an active role in sport either. After princess Charlotte’s arrival on 2 May last year, it had been thought Kate would enjoy an extended leave of absence. Many of Kate’s duties most recently have focused on raising awareness of mental health issues.
Laura Wade-Gery has sparked debate after having a baby at the age of 50. Laura Wade-Gery has been thrust into the spotlight in the last few days after it was revealed that she’s about to go on maternity leave at the grand old age of 50. Wade-Gery is expecting her first child with her second husband, Simon Roberts, and is expected to take four months of maternity leave before returning to work in January 2016.