Episode #8 // Being Boss and Being Mom

"What has kept me a sane as a working mom is not giving up my own identity."
- Emily Thompson

TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:

  • Emily shares what it’s like to homeschool her 7 year old while also managing Indie Shopography
  • Kathleen shares what it’s like to have a new baby while managing Braid Creative
  • The challenges of being a working creative parent
  • Can you “have it all” and the mindset shifts you have to make as a mompreneur
  • The parallels between starting a business and starting a family
  • Daycare? Work from home? Nanny? Childcare solutions are limitless when you work for yourself
  • Getting habits and routines in place to make work and life so you can have creative freedom
  • Why self-care is so important for the creative #momboss
  • Setting clear expectations and boundaries with your family (and yourself) so you can be a boss at work

RESOURCES DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE

MORE FROM KATHLEEN

Braid Creative

MORE FROM EMILY

Indie Shopography
Almanac Supply Co.
Rock Your Web Design Business

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