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How to Be a Working Mum and Still Be Happy

March 13, 2017

Aired Monday, 13 March 2017, 4:00 PM ET

How to Be a Working Mum and Still Be Happy

Join 4 workings moms as they take a candid look at how being a working mom can still include happiness and joy. They explore what your children contribute to expanding your business and your life, what can be created as a working mom, things to be and do when the joy isn’t there and many, many other practical and very entertaining tips and pointers.

Guest Bios:

Lauren Marie is a Joy of Business facilitator, Access Consciousness® Certified Facilitator acupuncturist, entrepreneur and mother of young twins. She travels worldwide with her babies, facilitating classes and changing her clients’ point of view about life, health and business. Born on the outskirts of Washington D.C., Lauren relocated to Queensland’s Sunshine Coast after an unconventional encounter led to the premature birth of her twins. A passionate creator and conscious rule-breaker, Lauren seeks to inspire other mothers to see the possibilities others overlook and to embrace every challenge and choice that parenthood brings.

Sarah Grandinetti is the mother of of four children, a brilliant writer, and a dynamic facilitator. The owner of two successful businesses: Salon Mix and Being You Beauty, Sarah’s desire to inspire and empower people to choose more, to actualize their dreams and know the beauty they are has a depth and breadth that touches people on many levels. While her work as a stylist involves physical beauty, Sarah’s target is to pull the inner beauty out of her clients and to help them believe in themselves and see possibilities. The realization that most women don’t even remember the last time they felt beautiful lead Sarah to create workshops to help women tap into their beauty—inside, and out. If you would like to have your life catapulted towards everything you have been desiring, Sarah Grandinetti offers a possibility unlike anyone else.

Emily Evans Russell is an Access Consciousness® and Joy of Business Certified Facilitator, Yoga Teacher, Social Media Maven, Speaker, Mama of 2 little girls, and Lover of Having Fun. She integrates over 15 years experience studying, teaching, and working with people and their bodies to create more ease and possibilities in their lives. Always up for learning something new, Emily expanded her capacities to creating social media, marketing, and communications for the global companies, Access Consciousness® and Joy of Business™. Emily has her Master’s Degree in Teaching and brings a unique perspective and sense of adventure to all of her endeavors. Her writing has been featured on,,, and You can learn more about Emily by visiting her website

Megan Hill has over 10 years expertise in all areas of communications, media and marketing. Including self-empowerment, consciousness, senior/boomer market (retirement living/real estate/health-care) and destination/hospitality industries. Her experience includes management of all components of communications and marketing campaigns: brand strategy, marketing plan development, casting/talent selection, ad development, social media, interactive/website development, on and offline media buying, event planning, editing/proofreading, eCRM, direct mail, and strategic lead generation. Megan is also a Certified Facilitator and Director of Social Media for Access Consciousness®, specializing in empowering people to create a life worth living and a reality worth playing in.