The life of a first-time mother is full of challenges, surprises, uncontrolled tears, and laughter. The life of a mother who runs her own business can be even more intense on each and every level. Can you prepare for this new lifestyle? Is it actually possible to combine freelance work with motherhood? In this book, Dorota Pawlak interviews 15 women from across the world who work in various industries to learn how they combine their freelance careers with motherhood. She also shares her experience as a business owner and mother to help you prepare for new challenges and the transition into the life of a self-employed mum. The book includes topics such as: •\tHow to prepare your freelance business for maternity leave •\tHow to create a safe environment for unexpected challenges as a mother and business owner •\tWhy slowing down and listening to your intuition can help you cope with your new reality •\tHow to continue freelancing after giving birth •\tWhat to do if childcare is not an option •\tHow to redefine your work style and adapt to a new concept of time •\tWhy working less may help you work more •\tHow to learn to ask for help •\tWhy your self-care should be your top priority and much more!